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Curried Chicken with Couscous Recipe

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


Submitted by khlynn

Makes 8 servings



Good curry flavor. Slightly sweet.

Recipe Ingredients for Curried Chicken with Couscous

2 cups water
2 cups canned coconut milk, light
1 tsp. salt, divided
2 cups uncooked couscous
2 tbsp. all-purpose flour
2 tbsp. curry powder
2 lbs. boneless, skinless chicken breast halves, cut in 1/2-inch thick strips
4 tsp. vegetable oil
2 cups shredded carrots
1/2 cup chopped fresh cilantro

Recipe Directions for Curried Chicken with Couscous

Combine the water, 1/2 cup coconut milk, and 1/4 teaspoon of salt in medium saucepan. Bring to boil and gradually stir in couscous. Remove from heat; cover and let stand for 5 minutes. Remove cover and fluff with fork. Combine 1-1/4 teaspoons salt, flour, and curry powder. Add the chicken and toss gently to coat. Heat oil in large skillet over medium heat. Add chicken and stir-fry for 5 minutes. Stir in remaining coconut milk, and carrots; reduce heat and simmer for 7 to 10 minutes or until chicken is done, stirring occasionally. Serve 3/4 cup curry over 1/2 cup couscous per serving. Garnish with cilantro. Makes 8 servings.
Categories

Main Dish

Nutrition Facts
Serving Size 310.9g
Amount Per Serving
Calories
560
Calories from Fat
230
% Daily Value*
Total Fat
25.6g
39%
Saturated Fat
15.5g
78%
Trans Fat
0.0g
Cholesterol
101mg
34%
Sodium
424mg
18%
Potassium
625mg
18%
Total Carbohydrates
41.9g
14%
Dietary Fiber
4.9g
20%
Sugars
3.4g
Protein
40.4g
Vitamin A 95% Vitamin C 6%
Calcium 6% Iron 19%
* 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
96% confidence
B-
  Good points
  • Low in sugar
  • High in niacin
  • High in vitamin A
  •   Bad points
  • High in saturated fat
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