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Ghee rice with chicken curry

Aarthi
Ghee rice and chicken curry is my favorite combination ever. This combination of milk ghee rice and spicy chicken stew is heaven.
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Prep Time 10 mins
Cook Time 45 mins
Total Time 55 mins
Course Main
Cuisine Indian
Servings 2 servings
Aarthi

Ingredients
  

FOR GHEE RICE:

  • Seera Samba Rice - 1 cup
  • Coconut Milk - 1 cup
  • Ginger Garlic Paste - 1 tblsp
  • Onion - 1 large chopped finely
  • Green Chillies - 3
  • Salt to taste
  • Coconut Oil - 3 tblsp
  • Cinnamon / Pattai - 1 piece
  • Cloves / Krambu - 4
  • Cardamom / Yelakai - 4
  • Bay Leaf - 1
  • Water - 1.5 cup
  • Ghee - 2 tblsp

FOR CHICKEN STEW:

  • Coconut Oil - 2 tblsp
  • Fennel Seeds / Sombu - 1 tsp
  • Cinnamon / Pattai - 1 piece
  • Cardamom / Yelakai - 4
  • Onion - 1 large chopped finely
  • Green Chillies - 3
  • Ginger Garlic Paste - 1 tblsp
  • Tomatoes - 2 chopped finely
  • Curry leaves a sprig
  • Chilli Powder - 1 tblsp
  • Coriander powder - 1 tblsp
  • Turmeric Powder - 1 tsp
  • Cumin Powder - 1 tsp
  • Garam masala powder - 2 tsp
  • Salt to taste
  • Coconut Milk - 2 cups
  • Potato - 1 large peeled and cubed
  • Chicken - 500 grams with bones cut into pieces
  • Water as needed

Instructions
 

  • Soak seera samba rice for 30 mins.
  • Take coconut oil in a pressure cooker. Add whole spices and let them sizzle.
  • Add in onions, curry leaves and fry till golden.
  • Add in green chillies, ginger garlic paste and saute for a min.
  • Add in rice, coconut milk, water and salt. Mix well. Bring it to a boil and cover and pressure cook for 2 whistle. Let the pressure escape by itself.
  • Open the cooker and fluff up the rice. Add ghee and mix.Serve.
  • Now make chicken curry.
  • Heat oil in a kadai. Add whole spices.
  • Add in onion, chillies and saute till golden.
  • Add in ginger garlic paste.
  • Add tomatoes and cook till mushy.
  • Add in spice powders and salt and mix well.
  • Add chicken and potatoes and mix well.
  • Add in water and mix well. Cover and simmer for 20 mins till chicken is cooked.
  • Now add in coconut milk and mix well. Take it off the heat.
  • Serve.
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