This Dhal Chicken Recipe is a delicious and nutritious option for a hearty meal. The combination of lentils, chicken, and fragrant spices creates a flavourful and satisfying dish that's perfect for curry night or any time you're in the mood for something warm and comforting. The spiced oil adds an extra layer of flavor and makes for an impressive presentation. This recipe is easy to make and can be adjusted to suit your taste preferences. Serve with rice or naan bread for a complete meal.
What is the best cookware to make dhal?
To ensure you create the best chicken dhal curry possible, you will want to cook this recipe in a heavy-based sauté or chef's pan. These clever pans are a cross between a frying pan and a saucepan, and are ideal for recipes that require you to start by frying spices and then add in ingredients like lentils and tomatoes to create a rich and flavourful dhal. It's an essential addition to any kitchen!
If you want to increase the recipe to feed more people and you have the space, you might also consider investing in our family-size large wok. This durable kitchen workhorse is fantastic for frying and cooking large meals.