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Curried Chicken Recipe (Kari Ayam) (Serves 2-3)

What you will need:

  • 90g Mama Tan’s Curry Paste
  • 400g boneless chicken thigh (cut into bite size cubes)
  • 2 medium potatoes (peeled & cut into cubes)
  • 200ml coconut milk or single cream
  • 20-40ml water
  • 1 tbsp. soy sauce (optional)
  • Sea salt to taste

Mamatans Malaysian Curried Chicken

To prepare:

  1. Marinade the chicken with Mama Tan’s Curry Paste in a bowl, making sure its coated well.
  2. Cover with cling film and place in the fridge for at least an hour, or better still overnight.
  3. Heat oil in a wok or saucepan and fry chicken for about 1-2 minutes.
  4. Add about 2 tbsp. of water then add the potatoes and cook for a further minute. Stirring all the time to avoid sticking.
  5. Add coconut milk or single cream and simmer on medium heat with lid on for about 15-20 minutes until potatoes are cooked.
  6. Serve with plain boiled rice and garnish with fresh slice cucumber.

(Hints and tips)

My dad loves to add a tiny amount of light soy sauce on his curry. I tried it and love it, why not give it a go and see if you like it too?

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Customer Comments

"The sambal is phenomenal! love seeing mama tan at the local food festivals. I had mines with some prawns and they were ace."
Tasneem, Anglesey Wales

"Absolutely delicious pasty. Great pastry and great tasty spicy filling. Thanks Anita."
Anita, Manchester

"We met you at the Warrington Makers Market a couple of weekends ago and bought the Laksa paste then. Wow! It is SO good!!! I had to have more!"
Geoff, Warrington

"The sambal is amazing. I cannot wait to try the other pastes. So fresh.!"
Siobhan, Manchester

"I bought from you last Sunday at the Withington Maker's Market and I absolutely loved the curry paste and sambal! I cooked dishes from both in the week and they are the best tasting Malay dishes I've had in years. I need more!!"
Rob, Manchester

"Bought from Mama Tan in Northwich Artisan Market this weekend - fantastic product, I would encourage others to try it next time she visits!"
Tricia, Northwich

"Bought the curry paste from food festival and followed the recipe. WOW amazing!!!! Perfect heat, full of flavour. This is definitely the best curry I've made at home. I will definitely have to order more!!!! :)"

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