How To Make Chicken Korma
Recipe type: Main
Cuisine: Curry House
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Serves: 3 - 4
  • 5 tablespoons ghee
  • 2 tablespoons garlic and ginger paste
  • 700ml heated base curry sauce
  • 800g Pre-cooked chicken
  • 4 tablespoons cashew paste
  • ½ teaspoons yellow food colouring (optional)
  • 1 teaspoon garam masala
  • 1 tablespoon cumin powder
  • 5 green cardamoms - lightly smashed
  • 1 teaspoon sugar ( more or less to taste)
  • 125ml double cream
  • 225ml coconut milk
  • 3 tablespoons fresh chopped coriander
  • 1 teaspoon rose water (Optional but very nice)
  • Dried rose petals - for decoration
  • Salt and pepper to taste
  1. Melt the ghee in a frying pan over medium heat.
  2. when bubbling hot, stir in the cumin, garam masala and green cardamoms.
  3. Fry for about a minute and then add the garlic and ginger paste and cashew paste.
  4. Stir this into the hot ghee and then add the curry sauce, double cream and coconut milk followed by the cooked chicken.
  5. Stir to combine and add the food colouring (if using).
  6. Bring to a simmer and the add the chopped coriander and rose water.
  7. Add the sugar to taste. I usually use about 1 teaspoon but you may prefer your chicken korma sweeter.
  8. Seasons with salt and pepper to taste and garnish with more chopped coriander and a few chopped dried rose petals.
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