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Chicken Haandi

Serves: 2Ingredients4 chicken thighs, skinless and boneless - chopped in 2 inch pieces1 cup sliced onions1 tablespoon chopped garlic2 tablespoons oil2 cups fresh spinach, julienned1 tablespoon curry powder2 tablespoons yogurt1 tablespoon heavy whipping cream, or maybe a little bit more if you like it creamier1 teaspoon saltInstructionsIn a 3 qt sauce pan over medium heat, heat oil and add onions when oil is hot. Saute for 4-5 minutes or until onions begin to caramelize.Add garlic and cook for another 2-3 minutes.Add spinach and curry powder, and cook for 4-5 minutes.Add yogurt and cook for 2-3 minutes, until yogurt is absorbed by the spinach.Add chicken and mix, cook covered for 7-8 minutes, stirring every other minute. If the mixture is getting...

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Chicken Breasts OR Thighs?

Growing up in India, we always used whole chicken, including skin, bones and dark and white meat. It is only a recent phenomenon that we get to see a set of breasts / thighs is high-end superstores in India, perhaps only in bigger cities. Purists may want you to use the whole chicken, but it is not very convenient.Although I prefer using chicken bone-in, since it gives more flavor to the dish, I understand that most of us prefer otherwise, since it can be messy. And I agree. However, using chicken thighs for a curry dish is very important. Dark meat of chicken comes from areas that the chicken must have exercised during its life-time and therefore has better flavor....

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