Thai-style chicken curry with basmati rice

Thai-style chicken curry with basmati rice
  • Serves icon for 2 people
  • Time icon 15 min

This quick Thai chicken recipe uses shop bought stir-fry sauce and is ready in just 15 minutes.

Ingredients

  • 2 Tesco Willow Farm skinless free-range chicken breast fillets, or similar, cut into chunks
  • 180g Tesco Finest Coconut, Chilli & Lemongrass stir-fry sauce, or similar
  • 250g Tesco Basmati Microwave Rice, or similar
  • 1 tbsp groundnut oil
  • 1 tbsp fish sauce
  • Finely grated zest and juice of ½ lime, plus 2 wedges for squeezing
  • 1 red chilli, finely chopped, to garnish
  • Fresh coriander leaves to garnish

Method

  1. Heat the oil in a large wok over a medium-high heat, then add the chicken and cook until browned.
  2. Pour in the stir-fry sauce and bring to a simmer, then cook gently for 7 minutes or until the chicken is cooked through. Stir in the fish sauce, lime juice and half the zest, then simmer for another 2 minutes.
  3. Meanwhile, prepare the rice according to the packet instructions. Serve the curry and rice in deep bowls, garnished with the remaining zest, the chopped chilli and the coriander leaves.

delicious. tips

  1. Next time, pour the stir-fry sauce over salmon fillets, then bake at 180°C/fan 160°C/gas 4 for 15 minutes. Serve with noodles and beansprouts.

Subscribe

Fancy getting a copy in print?

Subscribe to our magazine

Rate & review

Rate

Reviews

Read what others say...

Share a tip

Or, how about...?

Save recipe icon Save recipe icon Save recipe

Steak recipes

Steak with anchovy and caper butter

This is the sort of dinner worth staying in for: flash-fried rib-eye steak served with...

Save recipe icon Save recipe icon Save recipe

Stir-fry recipes

Egg-fried rice and veg stir-fry

This egg-fried rice recipe is a quick and easy midweek meal for two. Stir-fry strips...

Save recipe icon Save recipe icon Save recipe

15-minute meal recipes

Mushroom and red onion toastie

If you’re feeling hungover, our mushroom toastie with red onions, cheddar and blue cheese is...

Save recipe icon Save recipe icon Save recipe

Quick Chinese recipes

Sticky beef stir-fry

Quick to cook and full of zingy far-eastern flavours, this is the perfect meal if...

Subscribe to our magazine

Subscribe to delicious. magazine for HALF PRICE

Subscribe

Join our newsletter

Packed with menu ideas, recipes, latest competitions and more...

We treat your data with care. See our privacy policy. By signing up, you are agreeing to delicious.’ terms and conditions. Unsubscribe at any time.