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Fruity Masala Chicken

Mild family-friendly Chicken Masala with apples and sweet potatoes mashed up for a delicious sweet-and-spicy sauce.

Mild family-friendly Chicken Masala with apples and sweet potatoes mashed up for a delicious sweet-and-spicy sauce.

Fruity Masala ChickenFruity Masala Chicken

Fruity Masala Chicken

Mild family-friendly Chicken Masala with apples and sweet potatoes mashed up for a delicious sweet-and-spicy sauce.
Prep Time: 20 minutes
Cook Time: 40 minutes
Total Time: 1 hour
Course: Main Course
Cuisine: Indian
Keyword: Chicken, Fruit
Servings: 6
Author: cntrctr4

Ingredients

  • 1 kg chicken
  • 1 red onion chopped
  • 1 tbsp ginger
  • 3 tbsp Cape Malay curry spice add more if you need more heat
  • 2 medium-sized apples chopped
  • 3 bananas sliced
  • 1 sweet potato or potato chopped
  • 2 tbsp white apple cider vinegar
  • 1 tbsp cornflour Maizena
  • 1 tbsp apricot jam
  • coriander leaves for garnishing
  • 1 tbsp olive oil extra virgin

Instructions

  • Sauté the onions in a drizzle of olive oil together with the ginger
  • Just before adding the chicken, add another drizzle of olive oil and Cape Masala spice
  • Fry spices for two minutes then add the chicken
  • Sauté the chicken before stirring, giving it a moment to seal
  • When it has reached the stage where it is nice and brown, add 1 cup of water before placing the lid on for 10 minutes on low heat
  • After 10 minutes take the pot off the heat and shred the chicken meat with 2 forks
  • Return to the heat, add apples, sweet potato, jam and vinegar then cover
  • If the chicken mixture is too dry, add another cup of water so that the vegetables and apples can soften
  • Simmer for 5-10 minutes, or until apple and sweet potato are soft
  • When apples and sweet potato are soft, mash with a fork
  • The sweet potato thickens the sauce
  • Add the Maizena, pre-mixed with 1 cup of water, then the bananas to the chicken and stir, cover, and simmer for another 5 to 10 minutes
  • Serve with plain boiled rice. Garnish with one or two sprigs of fresh coriander.
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