Chicken Coconut Curry with Apples and Raisins

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Jan. 10, 2012


Chicken pieces 4 Large
Butter 2 1/2 Ounce
Onion 2 Medium
Curry paste 1 Teaspoon
Flour 1/2 Ounce
Strong chicken stock 1 1/2 Cup (24 tbs)
Apple 1
Raisins 1 Ounce
Chutney 2 Tablespoon
Bay leaf 1
Finely shredded coconut 2 Tablespoon
Lemon 1/2 , juiced
Red currant jelly/Other sharp jelly 2 Teaspoon
Cooked long grain rice 1/4 Pound
Turmeric powder 3 Teaspoon
Lemon 1
Paprika 1/2 Teaspoon



1) Chop the apples and onion.


2) Heat butter, and brown chicken pieces until golden.

3) In a fireproof dish, place the chicken and keep warm.

4) Cook the onion until golden brown.

5) Then add curry powder and paste, and cook for few minutes. 6) Add flour and allow to brown slightly. Add stock, bring to boil and simmer for 4-5 minutes.

7) Then add chopped apple, raisins, chutney, bay leaf and salt. 8) Cook together for 1 minute.

9) Pour over chicken pieces, and cook in oven for 35-40 minutes, by which time chicken pieces should be nearly tender.

10) Meanwhile, pour 2-3 liquid oz of boiling water over shredded coconut; let stand for 30 minutes. 11) Strain liquid on to chicken, adding lemon juice and jelly. Cook for 15 minutes.

12) When cooked, remove chicken pieces and put in centre of a ring of boiled rice finished with turmeric cooked in remaining butter.

13) Boil up sauce, sieve or liquidize it, season to taste, and spoon over chicken.


14) Garnish chicken curry with thin slices of lemon and sprinkle with paprika.

15) Serve hot.

Recipe Summary

Difficulty Level: Medium
Cook Time: 75 Minutes
Ready In: 75 Minutes

Nutrition Facts

Serving size Complete recipe

Calories 2086Calories from Fat 835

 % Daily Value*

Total Fat 95 g146.2%

Saturated Fat 52 g260%

Trans Fat 0 g


Sodium 1210 mg50.42%

Total Carbohydrates 166 g55.3%

Dietary Fiber 25 g100%

Sugars 63 g

Protein 152 g304%

Vitamin A % Vitamin C %

Calcium % Iron %

*Based on a 2000 Calorie diet