A simple chicken curry is a gravy dish made of chicken, spices and herbs. All over the world, simple chicken curry recipes can vary vastly. One of the most loved chicken recipes is the one which is made with very little oil and includes ingredients such as chicken pieces, coconut milk, bell pepper, onion, garlic, ginger, potatoes, curry powder, salt and pepper. For additional flavor, fish sauce can be added. This simple chicken curry goes best with a plate of steamed rice.