Chicken with Lemon and Turmeric

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Appears in
Floyd's Great Curries

By Keith Floyd

Published 2004

  • About

Lemon and chicken are a wonderful combination in this lovely, fresh-tasting curry. It is not a hot dish, but is full of flavor.


  • 1chicken, jointed
  • vegetable oil, for frying
  • 2onions, peeled and finely chopped
  • 4


Heat some vegetable oil in a pan and cook the chicken pieces until they are crisp and golden.

Stir in the onions and garlic and cook until they begin to color, then season and stir in the turmeric, cumin, and coriander powders. Mix well to coat the chicken entirely, adding a little more oil if the mixture is too dry.

Cook the spices gently through for about 5 minutes, stirring s