Chicken with Spicy Rice and Yoghurt

Kath knocked this up one evening. Yum. Nice blend of flavours. And simple.

Chicken with Spicy Rice and Yoghurt
Nice blend of flavours. And simple.
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Ingredients for chicken
  1. 2 tablespoons oil
  2. 3 teaspoons garlic
  3. 1 teaspoon ginger
  4. 1/2 teaspoon cinnamon
  5. 1/2 teaspoon chilli
  6. 1/3 teaspoon each cumin, coriander, cardamom
  7. Black pepper
  8. Chicken pieces
Ingredients for rice
  1. 1 tablespoon oil
  2. 1/2-1 tablespoon black mustard seeds
  3. salt
  4. 1/4 teaspoon turmeric
  5. 1/2 teaspoon cumin
  6. Rice
  7. Mint leaves
  8. Water (2 x amount of rice)
Ingredients for yoghurt sauce
  1. 1 cup yoghurt
  2. 1 tablespoon mayo
  3. 1 teaspoon mustard
Instructions for chicken
  1. mix oil, garlic, ginger, and spices
  2. rub oil mixture into chicken
  3. roast
Instructions for rice
  1. Fry mustard seeds, salt, turmeric and cumin in oil until mustard seeds pop
  2. add rice, mint and water to mustard and oil mixture
  3. cook
Instructions for yoghurt sauce
  1. mix all ingredients
Notes
  1. You can vary proportions for the yoghurt sauce, eg a sweet sauce would have 1/2 cups yoghurt, 1/2 mayo, 1 tablespoon mustard
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