The Indian region of Goa is known for its tropical beaches and rich seafood curries.
This region of India is known for their Goan simmer sauces. They can be medium spiced to very spicy.
The flavors in this sauce include coconut, ginger, and tangy tamarind. Together they taste incredible when simmered with meat and vegetables.
The meats can include, lamb, goat and chicken. The vegetables can be an endless choice, such as broccoli, peas, carrots, onions, and cabbage.
Goan Coconut Chicken Curry with Spiraled Sweet Potato
1 lbs. boneless chicken thighs, cut into cubes
1/2 cup coconut milk
Salt to taste
1/4 tsp. turmeric powder
1 tbsp. lemon juice
2 tbsp. oil
1 1/2 tbsp. ginger-garlic paste finely chopped
1 medium yellow onion
1 tsp. Garam masala powder
1/2 tsp. red chili Red chilli powder
1 tsp. cumin powder
2-3 cups chicken stock
In a medium bowl add chicken, salt, turmeric powder and lemon juice and mix well. Set aside for 10 minutes.
Heat oil in a pan over medium heat. Add ginger-garlic paste, stir and sauté well. Add onion, mix and sauté on high heat till translucent.
Add chicken mix and stir in and cook for 1 minute. Add garam masala powder, chilli powder and cumin powder, stir in and cook till the oil separates.
Add chicken stock, stir to mix, cover and bring to a boil. Lower heat and simmer for 10 minutes.
Add coconut milk, mix well and simmer for 3-4 minutes.
In another pan over medium heat add 1 tbsp. oil. Next add spiraled sweet potatoes and cook just to warm spirals.
Next add warmed spirals to Goan sauce and mix in.
Plate and top with chopped spring onions, chopped cilantro and goat cheese.
Look how mouth watering delicious it is.