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Spicy Coconut Chicken Curry

Spicy Coconut Chicken Curry

This is more of an Indian than Thai curry, and has a condensed, pungent sauce. It is unusual and really wonderful. Curries are hit or miss with…

John Spottiswood
Dec 2010
Advanced
16 votes
3702 views
"Tandoori" grilled chicken

"Tandoori" grilled chicken

While this dish isn't made in a traditional Indian clay oven, the yogurt marinade and spice blend can still yield a very authentic-tasting end…

Chris Patil
Feb 2008
Advanced
11 votes
10332 views
Quick Meat Curry

Quick Meat Curry

I've been looking for recipes from Indian-American moms who love the rich flavors of Indian food but who need to get meals on the table quickly. So…

John Spottiswood
Aug 2011
Advanced
9 votes
934 views
Fish curry in coconut paste

Fish curry in coconut paste

This a typical south Indian Fish curry, very flavourful and perfect with rice. My hus and I love it and need I say more....Its a dish I prepare…

Manju Nair
Aug 2010
Intermediate
9 votes
919 views
Rice with Lentils - Khichdi Jamai Ji

Rice with Lentils - Khichdi Jamai Ji

Khichdi is a mixture of dal and rice that is cooked together so that the flavors blend together. Various…

John Spottiswood
Aug 2011
Advanced
7 votes
1022 views
Yellow Split Peas with Vegetables (Dal Takari)

Yellow Split Peas with Vegetables (Dal Takari)

Wow, this is such a wonderful dish and so easy to cook! The keys to this dish are the yellow lentils, fried…

John Spottiswood
Feb 2011
Advanced
7 votes
1986 views
Tandoori Chicken

Tandoori Chicken

This is a very flavorful tandoori recipe that is easy to make at home. We served it two nights in a row, the second night with guests, and everyone…

Nancy Miyasaki
May 2010
Intermediate
7 votes
2646 views
South Indian Chicken Curry

South Indian Chicken Curry

This is one of my favorite Indian dishes - south indian food can be a little hotter, which I love. You can use pretty much any meat, including the…

Mihir Shah
May 2008
Advanced
7 votes
28596 views
Butter Chicken - Chicken Makhani

Butter Chicken - Chicken Makhani

My kids love Chicken Makhani (Butter Chicken) and Chicken Tikka Masala whenever we go to an Indian buffet. So…

John Spottiswood
Feb 2013
Advanced
7 votes
2360 views
Kheemah Kheemah Kheehah Chamelion

Kheemah Kheemah Kheehah Chamelion

Ok, I'm sure I'm dating myself with that one. I remember when I was dancing around with one earring and big…

kathy gori
Mar 2010
Advanced
4 votes
1059 views
Curried Chickpeas, Onions, and Kale in Tomato Sauce

Curried Chickpeas, Onions, and Kale in Tomato Sauce

This recipe should be called "I bought a whole bunch of kale for a recipe and then forgot the recipe I needed…

Katherine Martin
Feb 2010
Intermediate
4 votes
1153 views
butter chicken

butter chicken

Butter chicken or murgh makhani is an Indian dish from the Punjab region popular in countries all over the world. It can be made as hot or as mild…

neha mathur
Jul 2010
Intermediate
4 votes
950 views
Slow Cooked Bangla Beef In Clay

Slow Cooked Bangla Beef In Clay

I cook 7 days a week. I cook because I love it. I cook because with my writing I work out of my house. There was one brief period when we decided to…

kathy gori
Feb 2010
Advanced
3 votes
540 views
Oven Roasted Chicken with Indian Spices !!!

Oven Roasted Chicken with Indian Spices !!!

This was my first ever try at making whole roast chicken for a friends gathering! And I dint wanna just…

Manju Nair
Sep 2010
Intermediate
3 votes
2906 views
Sweet Potato Korma

Sweet Potato Korma

Delicious. I usually up the spicy using extra hot sauce.

Kimberly Lindstrom
Sep 2008
Intermediate
3 votes
6910 views