Recipe: Curried Coconut Chicken (Nariyal Murgh)

Curried Coconut Chicken (Nariyal Murgh) 

Now add coconut milk, cook on high flame for 2-3 minutes or until sauce is thickened. Must try this Curried Coconut Chicken (Nariyal Murgh), you’ll love the aroma and smooth texture of this curry.

 Nariyal Murgh Recipe by Shireen Anwar
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Prep Time:10 minutes

Cook Time: 40 minutes




  • 1 kg chicken, cut into 16 pieces
  • 1 cup chopped onion
  • 1/2 cup oil
  • 1/2 cup water
  • 1 tbsp ginger paste
  • 1 tbsp garlic paste
  • 3 tbsp coconut milk powder
  • 3 tomatoes, blended
  • 4 green chilies, thinly sliced
  • 1 tsp red chili, crushed
  • 1 tsp black pepper, freshly ground
  • 1/2 tsp turmeric powder
  • salt to taste


  1. Heat oil in a deep pan or wok.
  2. Fry onions for 2-3 minutes or until transparent.
  3. Then add ginger garlic paste and cook for1 minute or until turns light golden.
  4. Add red chili, salt, turmeric with water.
  5. Cook for 2 minutes then put chicken in it.
  6. Stir frequently.
  7. Cook for 5-8 minutes or no longer pink.
  8. Then add blended tomatoes and crushed black pepper.
  9. Cover with a lid and cook on low flame for 10-15 minutes or until chicken is tender.
  10. Now add coconut milk, cook on high flame for 2-3 minutes or until sauce is thickened.
  11. Take it out in a serving dish.
  12. Garnish with green chilies.
  13. Nariyal Murgh is ready to serve. ENJOY

Serving Suggestions:

  • Serve with chapati or rice.

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One response to “Recipe: Curried Coconut Chicken (Nariyal Murgh)”

  1. shiraz Avatar

    I tried your recipe (Nariyal Murgh),must still taste it,but it looks and smell devine.Thanks for sharing

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