Monday, August 13, 2012

Chicken Vindaloo ....and a break !

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Usually I am not a last minute person when it comes to packing and shopping especially if it is for a vacation,but this time I was shopping even today and still a few more last minute shopping to do,Suitcases are still empty and I have a pile of clothes to iron, and finally cleaning the house before I leave ! phew its a long list,You might be wondering am I crazy to sit and blog when I have so much things to do ? But this time its going to be long break thats another reason for me to update the blog at this last moment. I will be back only on sep 11 th and after coming back I have my lil boys birthday party to organise.So far I have only booked a hall and an entertainer ,so its going to be hectic when I come back.So hopefully after all that I might be able to get back to blogging. So my friends enjoy the rest of the summer and Eid mubaraak to all in advance !

Todays recipe is adapted from Anjum Anand's Pork vindallo recipe from I love curry , I just replaced pork with chicken and I warn you all,its really spicy ,reduce the chillies according to your spice levels.I felt it was spicy the first day but got a little milder and tasted much better the next day !

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Ingredients
Chicken - 500 gms
Onion - 3

for grinding
cumin seeds - 1tsp
Coriander seeds- 1 tsp
Kashmiri redchillies (seeds shaken )- 5-10
Peppercorns - 6
Green cardamom pods - 3
Cloves -4
Cinnamon - 1 stick

Ginger -garlic paste - 1 tbs
Salt

Method
1.Grind all the whole spices and chillies to a fine powder.
2.Marinate the chicken with the spice powders ,ginger garlic paste , salt and keep aside for few hours or overnight.
3.In a saucepan add oil and saute the chopped onions till brown.
4.Add the marinated chicken and fry till brown on a medium flame for about 3-4 minutes.
5.Reduce the heat and cook it covered it until cooked.

13 comments:

Julie said...

Very yummy & delicious vrindaloo,will try this ..Enjoy ur vacation,Have a safe & happy trip!!

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Roshni said...

awesome recipe Vineetha... enjoy your holiday... and eat a lot of goodies... learn a lot of new recipes from family

Shweta in the Kitchen said...

Had tasted Vindaloo once & have been crazy abt it ever since. Your looks tasty & spicy just the way I like

Have an amazing break!!

http://shwetainthekitchen.blogspot.com/

Reshmi Mahesh said...

Yummy looking vindaloo..Hey have a wonderful vacation...

Hamaree Rasoi said...

Enjoy you vacation and take care of little one :-) Thanks for leaving us with the tasty looking vindaloo

Ganga Sreekanth said...

adipoli dear.........enjoy your holiday :-)..

Priya R said...

tempting post... lovely clicks makes me hungry

Tina said...

Adipoli dear..Yummyy.

Swathi Iyer said...

Vindaloo adipoli, Enjoy vacation, eat yummy food, brings back lot of goodies.

PT said...

enjoy your vacation dear.. chicken looks really spicy :) my kind of food..

Rinku Naveen said...

one of my favorite. Looks too good Vineetha

Joe said...

yummy yumm!!!! i m drooling..

Manju said...

Hi Vineetha,
Enjoy your vacation!

There's a yummy award waiting for you at my space :-) Do collect it. Congrats!!
http://manjuseatingdelights.blogspot.com/2012/09/blog-awards-for-me-and-you-little-this.html

Don't forget to collect it when u r back :-)

Regards,
Manju

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