Easy Indonesian Chicken Curry Recipe | OrientAsian

Indonesian cuisine is a great blend of oriental and Arab cuisine. The freshness of oriental herbs and flavours marry beautifully with the mild spices used in Arab food. This easy Indonesian chicken curry recipe with star anise rice are a great example depicting the same. Since it’s spiced mildly it’s a hit amongst kids as well and is known as one of the best chicken curry recipes. We’ve got a range of Curry pastes, Chutneys, and Sauces including Indonesian Curry Paste, Mexican Sauce, etc which are endlessly adaptable to your tastes.

Prep Time                   Cook Time                   Serves

15 mins                          30 mins                   1-2 Persons

Ingredients of Easy Indonesian Chicken Curry Recipe

For Spice Mix

  1. 2 tsp coriander seeds
  2. 1 tsp cumin seeds
  3. 1 inch cinnamon
  4. ½ tsp black peppercorns


For the chicken curry

  1. 3 tsp oil
  2. 1 Onion, sliced
  3. 5-6 star anise
  4. 2-4 lemon grass
  5. Chicken about a kilo
  6. 3 tsp OrientAsian Indonesian Curry Paste
  7. 4 tbsp coconut milk
  8. 1 cup water

For Star Anise Rice

  1. 2 tsp oil
  2. 1 small onion,sliced
  3. 1 cup rice , soaked in water and drained.
  4. 5-7 star anise
  5. 2 ¼ cup water
  6. Salt to taste

For Garnish

  1. 2tsp Fried onion

Method To Chicken Curry Recipe

  1. To make this best chicken curry, in a pan dry roast the whole spices and cool them and powder them in a motar and pestle.
  2. Take a pan and add oil, once its hot, add onions, star anise and lemon grass.
  3. Add chicken after a couple of min. Add salt and cook for 3-4 mins in its
  4. Now add the OrientAsian Indonesian Curry Paste and mix. Add water and cook for another couple of min.
  5. Finish off by adding coconut milk and give it a good stir.
  6. In a hot wok take some oil and onions followed by star anise.
  7. Add rice and water and add salt to taste.
  8. Cook the rice for 7-8 mins.
  9. Serve curry and rice together and serve them hot.
  10. Garnish with fried onions.

This dish is a perfect Sunday sit down family meal. Follow this easy Indonesian chicken curry recipe to explore Indonesian cuisine. Since we are familiar with most of the ingredients but the flavour will be an interesting outcome. Explore delicious recipes with our products like Malaysian Noodle Soup Recipe, Thai Chicken Recipe on our Asian Food Recipes page.

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