2 tablespoons peanut oil (or canola oil)
1 medium onion, peeled and diced
1 teaspoon each: crushed garlic, crushed ginger, curry powder, garam masala
400-500g chicken breast, diced
3 cups chicken stock
180ml coconut cream
1 tablespoon cornflour
Banana salsa1 banana, sliced
2 tablespoons lime juice
1 tablespoon each: chopped fresh coriander, sweet chilli sauce
Heat the oil in a large frypan over a medium heat and sauté the onion, garlic, ginger and spices for 3-4 minutes until soft and fragrant.
Add the chicken to the pan and cook it for 5-8 minutes until it is browned. Add the kumara and chicken stock and simmer gently for 25-30 minutes until the kumara is tender.
Meanwhile, to make the banana salsa, combine all the ingredients in a dish and chill.
Combine the coconut cream and cornflour and add the mixture to the curry. Stir the curry gently for 2-3 minutes until the sauce is thickened and creamy.
Serve the curry with the banana salsa and naan bread or rice.
Made in 45 minutes