Recipe #3: Angie’s Maple Curry Chicken | The Brisson Family Cookbook

August-7This recipe came to us because we were excitedly telling our friends about how we are working on making a family cookbook. “Well,” said my friend, “You need to come over and try Angie’s maple curry chicken. It’s the best, and it will definitely make it into your book.”

Yes, yes it has made it in. It’s actually one of our favorites around here. Not only is it delicious, but it is also super easy! Now that regular people have easier access to international food, making this is a cinch. Just look for a jar of red curry paste.

And of course, it is kid friendly 🙂

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Angie’s Maple Curry Chicken

2 tbsp olive oil

2 tbsp butter

1 onion, chopped

2 peppers, chopped

2 cups cubed cooked chicken breast

3 cloves garlic, minced

1 tsp sugar

¼ cup maple syrup

1 cup heavy cream

2 ½ tbsp curry paste

  • Heat oil and butter in large deep skillet over medium heat
  • Add onion and cook until onions are soft and translucent
  • Add garlic and cook until fragrant
  • Add peppers, chicken and sprinkle with sugar
  • Cook, stirring for about 3 minutes
  • Stir in maple syrup and cook for 5 more minutes until caramelized
  • Stir in curry paste and cream, bring to boil and reduce heat to low
  • Simmer uncovered for 10-15 min, or until sauce reaches desired thickness
  • Serve over rice (we prefer basmati!)
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