Coconut Curried Chicken Recipe

Looking for an easy Coconut Curried Chicken recipe? Learn how to make Coconut Curried Chicken using healthy ingredients.


Submitted by sherobess

Makes 4 servings



Lush coconut milk and sultry green curry paste let you enjoy authentic Thai flavor in this quick entrée. You can use cooked, peeled, and deveined shrimp instead of chicken. Just add the shrimp at the end to heat it up.

Recipe Ingredients for Coconut Curried Chicken

1.5 cup (8 fl oz) Water
0.67 cup, dry, yields Couscous, Cooked
8 oz lite Coconut Milk
0.062 cup Cornstarch
1 tbsp Fish Sauce
2 tsp Sugars, Granulated
2 tsp Spice Blend
2 tsp Blend
1 tbsp Green Curry Paste
2 Serving Chicken
0.67 cup Fresh Frozen Select Vegetables Sweet Garden Peas
0.5 cup, sliced Onions
0.5 cup, chopped Carrots
1 cup Brussels Sprouts
1 Teaspoon Juice

Recipe Directions for Coconut Curried Chicken

  1. Bring 1 cup of water to a boil in a medium saucepan. Stir in couscous, and cover and remove from heat. Let stand 5 minutes. Fluff with a fork.

  2. While couscous cooks, combine 1/2 cup water, coconut milk, and next 6 ingredients (through curry paste), stirring well with a whisk.

  3. Heat 1 teaspoon oil in a large nonstick skillet over medium-high heat. Sprinkle chicken with 1/4 teaspoon salt. Add chicken to pan; cook 6 minutes or until done, turning once. Remove from pan; keep warm.

  4. Add remaining 1 teaspoon oil to pan. Add peas, onion, and mushrooms; cook 3 minutes or until mushrooms are tender. Add coconut milk mixture and 1/4 teaspoon salt to pan; bring to a boil. Reduce heat, and simmer 1 minute. Add chicken and lime juice to pan; cook 1 minute or until thoroughly heated. Serve over couscous; garnish with lime wedges, if desired.

Categories

Main Dish

Nutrition Facts
Serving Size 377.1g
Amount Per Serving
Calories
263
Calories from Fat
42
% Daily Value*
Total Fat
4.7g
7%
Saturated Fat
2.9g
15%
Trans Fat
0.0g
Cholesterol
32mg
11%
Sodium
579mg
24%
Potassium
395mg
11%
Total Carbohydrates
36.1g
12%
Dietary Fiber
3.8g
15%
Sugars
7.3g
Protein
17.0g
Vitamin A 60% Vitamin C 92%
Calcium 3% Iron 9%
* Based on a 2000 calorie diet

Nutritional details are an estimate and should only be used as a guide for approximation.
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Health Information

Nutrition Grade
92% confidence
B
  Good points
  • High in niacin
  • Very high in selenium
  • Very high in vitamin A
  • Very high in vitamin C
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