Chicken Korma
April 22, 2020

Chicken Korma

Attention all spice lovers: you have reached spice heaven. Our chicken Korma brings a taste of India to your home with a delicate combination of spices. 


SPICES:  garam masala, paprika, cardamom, turmeric, coriander, cumin, cinnamon, black pepper, crushed red pepper



Chicken Marinade:

  • 5 lbs chicken tenderloins, cubed
  • ½ cup cashews
  • 2 garlic cloves, finely chopped
  • 1 Tbsp ginger
  • 2 Tbsps tomato paste
  • 1 Tbsp garam masala
  • 1 tsp paprika
  • 1 tsp cardamom
  • 1 tsp turmeric
  • 1 tsp salt
  • 1 tsp coriander
  • ½ tsp cumin
  • ½ tsp cinnamon
  • 1 tsp pepper
  • ½ tsp crushed red pepper
  • 1 cup greek yogurt


  • 1 yellow onion
  • 1 Tbsp canola oil
  • 3 Tbsps butter
  • 1/2 cups chicken stock
  • 1 cup coconut milk
  • ¼ cup slivered almonds



  1. In a food processor, combine the cashews, garlic, ginger, tomato paste, cashews, garam masala, paprika, cardamom, turmeric, coriander, cumin, cinnamon, pepper, crushed red pepper, and salt. Pulse until ingredients are well mixed and cashews are finely chopped.
  2. Transfer to a large bowl. Mix in the Greek yogurt to add moisture. Once well incorporated, add the chicken and gently mix well.
  3. Cover and marinate for at least 2 hours. For best results marinate overnight.
  4. In a large skillet, heat the canola oil and butter over medium heat. Add the onions and cook for 3-5 minutes or until translucent.
  5. Add the marinated chicken and chicken stock. Cook for 15 minutes, stirring occasionally.
  6. Stir in the coconut milk and simmer for an additional 10 minutes.
  7. Sprinkle the slivered almonds (adds great texture), and serve with rice.