Neven Maguire’s simple chicken curry

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Everyone will love this  tasty, light and delicious curry devised by Neven Maguire for the First 1,000 Days Recipe Book, a collection of healthy and nutritional recipes perfect for before, during and after pregnancy – not to mention tasty enough to tempt everyone in the family! This curry will be a definite crowd pleaser if you’re entertaining and it’s super simple to whip up!


200g uncooked basmati rice

1 large onion, diced

2 garlic cloves, crushed

1 tbsp plain flour (can use gluten free)

1 small jar mango chutney

1 tbsp tomato purée

1 tin chopped tomatoes

2 pints low salt chicken stock

Fresh cooked vegetables, of your choice

4 Irish chicken breasts, cooked

2 tbsp mild curry powder



Cook the basmati rice, as per packet instructions. Gently cook onion and garlic with a tbsp of rapeseed oil in a saucepan for 5 minutes or until soft, stir in curry powder, flour and tomato purée and cook on a low heat until paste-like for 5 minutes.

Slowly whisk in the warm chicken stock, and chopped tomatoes, and then add the jar of mango chutney.

Cook for 15-20 minutes. Add cooked chicken or beef and the freshly cooked vegetables. Serve with the rice.

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Originally posted 2017-04-11 14:00:09.