Brazilian Chicken with Coconut Milk

Brazilian Chicken with Coconut Milk
  • 1 teaspoon ground cumin
  • 1 teaspoon ground cayenne pepper
  • 1 teaspoon ground turmeric
  • 1 teaspoon ground coriander
  • 4 skinless, boneless chicken breast halves
  • salt and pepper to taste
  • 2 tablespoons olive oil
  • 1 onion, chopped
  • 1 tablespoon minced fresh ginger
  • 2 jalapeno peppers, seeded and chopped
  • 2 cloves garlic, minced
  • 3 tomatoes, seeded and chopped
  • 1 (14 ounce) can light coconut milk
  • 1 bunch chopped fresh parsley



  1. In a medium bowl, mix the cumin, cayenne pepper, turmeric, and coriander. Place the chicken in the bowl, season with salt and pepper, and rub on all sides with the spice mixture.
  2. Heat 1 tablespoon olive oil in a skillet over medium heat. Place the chicken in the skillet. Cook 10 to 15 minutes on each side, until no longer pink and juices run clear. Remove from heat and set aside.
  3. Heat the remaining olive oil in the skillet. Cook and stir the onion, ginger, jalapeno peppers, and garlic 5 minutes, or until tender. Mix in the tomatoes and continue cooking 5 to 8 minutes. Stir in the coconut milk. Serve over the chicken. Garnish with the parsley.

03/14/2017
Brazilian Chicken with Coconut Milk, recipe PT15M PT1H 5 455 calories
Comment on this content
Pork and Shrimp Pancit
Pork and Shrimp Pancit
Soak the rice noodles in warm water for 20 minutes; drain.He..
18
Potato Potluck Dish
Potato Potluck Dish
Bring a large saucepan of salted water to a boil. Place pota..
392
peachy pork chops
peachy pork chops
Heat oil in a large skillet over medium heat. Trim all visib..
313
jay's signature pizza crust
jay's signature pizza crust
In a large bowl, dissolve the yeast and brown sugar in the w..
432
Pasta and Herbs
Pasta and Herbs
Cook pasta according to the package directions.Meanwhile, me..
399
Classic Pecan Pie
Classic Pecan Pie
Mix corn syrup, eggs, sugar, butter and vanilla using a spoo..
18
Grilled Salmon Steaks with Savory Blueberry Sauce
Grilled Salmon Steaks with Savory Blueberry Sauce
Pour 1/2 cup chicken stock, vinegar, orange juice, and honey..
326
Veggie Stroganoff
Veggie Stroganoff
In a large non-stick skillet, heat 1 tablespoon (15 mL) of t..
8
Homemade Turkey Soup
Homemade Turkey Soup
Heat oil in a large pot over medium heat; saute celery, carr..
5
Bolo Baeta (Brazilian Milk Cake)
Bolo Baeta (Brazilian Milk Cake)
Preheat oven to 425 degrees F (220 degrees C). Grease and fl..
10
Chicken Stew With Coconut Milk
Chicken Stew With Coconut Milk
Put all ingredients in a large microwave-safe bowl and mix t..
487
Thai Chicken Curry in Coconut Milk
Thai Chicken Curry in Coconut Milk
Heat the oil in a large skillet over high heat; heat the cur..
31
Bolo de Leite Condensado (Brazilian Condensed Milk Cake)
Bolo de Leite Condensado (Brazilian Condensed Milk Cake)
Preheat oven to 350 degrees F (175 degrees C). Grease and fl..
14