Author: Mel Y
Date: 04-02-08 11:44
Curry Devil - source: www.fusionrecipe.com
2 - 3lbs chicken thighs (with or without bones, depending on personal preference)
2 medium potatoes - cut into chunky cubes about same size of meat
2 inches ginger - cut lengthwise thinly
1/2 cup vinegar
salt to taste
3 - 4 fresh chillies
1 onion - cut into 8 chunky pieces
1-2 tsp soy sauce
salt, pepper to taste
2 medium onions - cut into chunky slices
1 bulb garlic - cut into slices
2 stalks lemongrass - cut into slices
10-15 dried chillies - soaked in water and drained
1/2 tsp turmeric powder
1 1/2 tbsp coriander powder
1/2 tsp mustard seed powder
Fry in oil sliced up onions, garlic and lemongrass until slightly brown
Add dried chillies and stir for a few minutes.
Before removing from heat, add turmeric, coriander and mustard seed powder. Keep stirring to prevent burning.
Cool slightly and place in food processor.
Grind until fine.
If making paste ahead of time, may freeze for up to 1 month.
In the meantime, fry ginger slices in oil until browned. Remove from heat and set aside
Replace paste into pan.
Add meat and potatoes into pan and let slightly brown. Stir often to prevent burning
Add a little water if necessary and let simmer until meat is mostly cooked through.
Add vinegar, soy sauce, fried ginger and salt and pepper to taste.
Add chunky onions and fresh chillies and let boil once.
Serve warm over rice.