Flavorful Coconut Curry Chicken

Flavorful Coconut Curry Chicken

Coconut curry chicken is a mouthwatering dish that combines the richness of coconut milk with the aromatic flavors of curry spices. It’s a delightful blend of creamy and savory, making it a favorite in many households. This recipe is not only delicious but also easy to prepare, making it perfect for both weeknight dinners and special occasions.


  • 2 pounds of boneless, skinless chicken thighs
  • 1 can (13.5 oz) of coconut milk
  • 2 tablespoons of red curry paste
  • 1 red bell pepper, thinly sliced
  • 1 onion, finely chopped
  • 3 cloves of garlic, minced
  • 1 tablespoon of vegetable oil
  • 1 tablespoon of fish sauce
  • 1 tablespoon of brown sugar
  • Fresh cilantro leaves for garnish
  • Cooked jasmine rice for serving


  1. In a large skillet, heat the vegetable oil over medium heat. Add the chopped onion and minced garlic, and sauté until fragrant and translucent.
  2. Add the red curry paste to the skillet and cook for a minute, stirring constantly.
  3. Add the chicken thighs and cook until they are no longer pink on the outside.
  4. Pour in the coconut milk, fish sauce, and brown sugar. Stir well and bring to a simmer.
  5. Add the sliced red bell pepper to the skillet and let the curry simmer for about 15-20 minutes until the chicken is cooked through and the sauce thickens.
  6. Serve the flavorful coconut curry chicken over cooked jasmine rice, garnished with fresh cilantro leaves.

Prep Time: 10 minutes

Yield: 4 servings

This Flavorful Coconut Curry Chicken recipe is a delightful blend of creamy coconut and savory curry spices. It’s easy to make and perfect for any occasion.

Nutritional Information (per serving): Calories: 420, Fat: 28g, Carbohydrates: 10g, Protein: 32g

Coconut curry chicken is a dish that will transport your taste buds to the exotic flavors of Southeast Asia. Its creamy, aromatic sauce combined with tender chicken and vibrant vegetables make it a culinary delight. Whether you’re serving it to your family or guests, this coconut curry chicken recipe is sure to impress. Give it a try and enjoy the wonderful flavors of this delicious dish!

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