Chicken in Spicy Coconut Sauce
Chicken in Spicy Coconut Sauce
  • prep: 40 min
  • cook: 2 hr
  • total: 2 hr 40 min
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  • Summary

    If you like curries, you'll love this recipe. The sauce is rich with coconut flavor and redolent with spice. Don't be alarmed by the number of red chiles — these are mild.

    Ingredients

    • 3 pound chicken drumsticks and thighs
    • 2 teaspoons salt
    • 2 rounded tablespoons tamarind from a pliable block
    • 1/2 cup hot water
    • 1 cup chopped shallots (4 large)
    • 10 (5 1/2-inch) fresh Holland red chiles, sliced crosswise (1 cup), including seeds
    • 1 tablespoon chopped peeled fresh ginger
    • 2 teaspoons chopped peeled turmeric (fresh or thawed frozen) or 1 teaspoon ground turmeric
    • 1 teaspoon ground cumin
    • 2 teaspoons ground coriander
    • 2 fresh lemongrass stalks, 1 or 2 outer leaves and all but lower 6 inches discarded
    • 6 cups well-stirred canned unsweetened coconut milk (48 fl oz; not low-fat)
    • 1 (1-inch) piece galangal (fresh or thawed frozen), sliced crosswise
    • 2 teaspoons packed dark palm sugar or dark brown sugar

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    Nutrition

    Nutritional Info
    • Servings Per Recipe: 8
    • Amount Per Serving
    • Calories: 513 % Daily Value *
    • Total Fat: 38 g 58.02%
    • Saturated Fat: 18 g 90.14%
    • Trans Fat: 0 g %
    • Cholesterol: 143 mg 47.5%
    • Sodium: 1122 mg 46.77%
    • Calcium: 14 mg 1.42%
    • Potassium: 154 mg 4.4%
    • Magnesium: 0 mg 0%
    • Iron: 2 mg 13.66%
    • Zinc: 0 mg 0%
    • Total Carbohydrate: 10 g %
    • Dietary Fiber: 1 g 3.36%
    • Sugar: 4 g
    • Protein: 30 g
    • Alcohol: 0 g
    • Omega 3 Fatty Acid: 0 g
    • Omega 6 Fatty Acid: 0 g
    • Vitamin A 6.26%
    • Vitamin C 10.68%
    • Vitamin D 0%
    • * Percent Daily Values are based on a 2,000 calorie diet. Your Daily Values may be higher or lower depending on your calorie needs.
    Diabetes Exchanges
    • Exchange - Fat6
    • Exchange - Fruit0
    • Exchange - NonFat Milk0
    • Exchange - Other Carbs0
    • Exchange - Starch0
    • Exchange - Vegetables1
    • Exchange - Lean Meat4
    • Exchange - Alcohol0
    MyPlate Info
    • MyPlate - Grain Total0 oz-eq
    • MyPlate - Vegetable Total0 c
    • MyPlate - Fruit0 c
    • MyPlate - Dairy0 c
    • MyPlate - Protein Total5 oz-eq

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