How to Make Wholesome Curry Meal From Scratch

On Sunday I happened to create and tried this recipe and it actually turned out not bad, so here I am sharing with you. :) serves 1-2

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How to Make Wholesome Curry Meal From Scratch Recipe
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1) prepare hard-boiled eggs

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Put 2 eggs and plenty of salt into pot

Put 2 eggs and plenty of salt into pot

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Half-cover the eggs with water

Half-cover the eggs with water

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With lid on, turn the heat on until water boils. Then lower the heat to very low and leave for 10 minutes.

With lid on, turn the heat on until water boils. Then lower the heat to very low and leave for 10 minutes.

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Drain water and keep aside

Drain water and keep aside

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2) make rice

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Im using this

Im using this

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Around 1/2 cup of rice for 2 servings. Im using rice cooker.

Around 1/2 cup of rice for 2 servings. Im using rice cooker.

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Rinse and drain water until water is no longer cloudy. It usually takes 3 rinses.

Rinse and drain water until water is no longer cloudy. It usually takes 3 rinses.

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For the rice im using, it takes less water compared to Basmati Rice. I'm covering the rice with 1cm level of water. Make sure the rice covers the base of rice cooker evenly.

For the rice im using, it takes less water compared to Basmati Rice. I'm covering the rice with 1cm level of water. Make sure the rice covers the base of rice cooker evenly.

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With switch off, im soaking the rice in water for at least half an hour for good texture.

With switch off, im soaking the rice in water for at least half an hour for good texture.

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You can prepare other ingredients while waiting.

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After 30 minutes, you can see the rice has soaked up the water slightly.

After 30 minutes, you can see the rice has soaked up the water slightly.

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With lid on, switch it on and 'cook'

With lid on, switch it on and 'cook'

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While rice is cooked, leave on 'warm' mode to keep it warm and meanwhile prepare the rest.

While rice is cooked, leave on 'warm' mode to keep it warm and meanwhile prepare the rest.

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3) Make curry

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Garlic i bought today. Quite angry to find out they are sprouted.

Garlic i bought today. Quite angry to find out they are sprouted.

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But i managed to remove the sprouts out.

But i managed to remove the sprouts out.

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Chop them

Chop them

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Ginger

Ginger

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Peel and chop

Peel and chop

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Chili. Chop

Chili. Chop

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Tomato. Chop it

Tomato. Chop it

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Chopped carrots

Chopped carrots

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Chopped carrots and tomatoes

Chopped carrots and tomatoes

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Chop onion

Chop onion

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2 washed chicken drumsticks

2 washed chicken drumsticks

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Bought fresh potato. Happy

Bought fresh potato. Happy

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Cut them

Cut them

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On a flat pan, coat with generous amount of oil. Put potatoes

On a flat pan, coat with generous amount of oil. Put potatoes

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Make sure stove is very hot

Make sure stove is very hot

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Put the pan on

Put the pan on

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Within seconds you can see oil gets hot

Within seconds you can see oil gets hot

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Flip it after around 1 minute when you see the colour changes.

Flip it after around 1 minute when you see the colour changes.

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After another minute remove and put on kitchen towel. We only wanna partially-cook the potato

After another minute remove and put on kitchen towel. We only wanna partially-cook the potato

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Put another piece of kitchen towel on top and press gently with chopsticks/fork to soak oil

Put another piece of kitchen towel on top and press gently with chopsticks/fork to soak oil

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Remove the kitchen oil to prevent sticking. Keep aside

Remove the kitchen oil to prevent sticking. Keep aside

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Do the same with sausage

Do the same with sausage

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Cut it into pieces

Cut it into pieces

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Same oil used to fry potatoes

Same oil used to fry potatoes

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Very hot stove

Very hot stove

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Put it on

Put it on

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Flip after one minute

Flip after one minute

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When it is crispy like this

When it is crispy like this

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Add onion

Add onion

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Let onion cook

Let onion cook

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And remove drain. Keep aside

And remove drain. Keep aside

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Prepare at least 300mL of hot water.

Prepare at least 300mL of hot water.

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In a pot. Add around 10mL of oil

In a pot. Add around 10mL of oil

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Fry the garlic, ginger and chili

Fry the garlic, ginger and chili

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Add chopped tomatoes and carrots

Add chopped tomatoes and carrots

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Add curry powder, cumin powder, coriander powder, turmeric powder, bay leaves, cinnamon sticks (tap supply list to see quantity)

Add curry powder, cumin powder, coriander powder, turmeric powder, bay leaves, cinnamon sticks (tap supply list to see quantity)

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Mix on medium-high heat

Mix on medium-high heat

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Add 150mL of hot water. Mix

Add 150mL of hot water. Mix

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Put lid on

Put lid on

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Wash green cabbage leaves

Wash green cabbage leaves

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Tear them into smaller size

Tear them into smaller size

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After boiling for 5 minutes

After boiling for 5 minutes

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Put in the chicken drumsticks

Put in the chicken drumsticks

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Add in the cabbage leaves

Add in the cabbage leaves

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Add enough water to cover the drumsticks

Add enough water to cover the drumsticks

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With lid on, let it boil to cook the chicken for 15 minutes

With lid on, let it boil to cook the chicken for 15 minutes

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Add in the fried potato. Mix. With lid on let it boil for another 10minutes

Add in the fried potato. Mix. With lid on let it boil for another 10minutes

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Make sure chicken is cooked.

Make sure chicken is cooked.

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Remove them so that meat remains tender

Remove them so that meat remains tender

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Add in the fried onions and sausage

Add in the fried onions and sausage

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Mix

Mix

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Add in coconut powder and salt to taste

Add in coconut powder and salt to taste

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Mix

Mix

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Keep the heat on.

Keep the heat on.

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Look at the fluffy rice. Scoop onto plate

Look at the fluffy rice. Scoop onto plate

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Remove shells from hard-boiled egg, add on some cucumbers, and most importantly serve with curry which is cooked from scratch! Have a good try :)

Remove shells from hard-boiled egg, add on some cucumbers, and most importantly serve with curry which is cooked from scratch! Have a good try :)

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