View cart background image
0
items
Free Shipping on orders of $40 or more
Dash of Diamonds and Pinch of Pearls Sweepstakes
Get Timely and Delicious Recipe Updates
 
Poll: Food Fight!

Chicken with Spicy Yogurt Sauce

Source: Cooking at a Glance - Chicken
Recipe Add to Fav Save Recipe View Fav view my favorites Email Friend email recipe to a friend
Rate/Review this Recipe
Active Time:  15 Minutes
Total Time:  3 Hours
  Makes 4 servings
Paprika, though often used just for a touch of color, can be quite flavorful. Using fine-quality paprika, such as the imported Hungarian type, can make all the difference in the taste of a dish like this.
RECIPE INGREDIENTS
4 whole chicken legs (drumstick plus thigh), skin removed
1 cup plain lowfat yogurt
2 tablespoons snipped fresh cilantro or parsley
1 tablespoon curry powder
2 cloves garlic, minced
1 teaspoon ground ginger
1 teaspoon paprika
2-3 teaspoons lime juice or lemon juice
1/2 teaspoon salt
2 tablespoons margarine or butter
Fresh cilantro or parsley (optional)
Chicken with Spicy Yogurt Sauce Recipe at Cooking.com
DIRECTIONS
Rinse chicken; pat dry. Lightly score the flesh of the chicken. Place chicken in a large plastic bag set into a shallow dish. In a small mixing bowl stir together yogurt, cilantro or parsley, curry powder, garlic, ginger, paprika, lime or lemon juice, and salt. Pour yogurt mixture over chicken. Seal bag; turn bag to coat chicken with marinade. Marinate in the refrigerator for 2-24 hours, turning bag occasionally.


In a large skillet melt the margarine or butter over medium heat. Add the chicken legs and the yogurt mixture. Bring to boiling; reduce heat. Cover and simmer for 45-50 minutes, or till chicken is tender and no pink remains. Transfer chicken to a serving platter. Boil yogurt mixture gently for about 5 minutes, or till slightly thickened. If desired, garnish with cilantro or parsley.


Recipe reprinted by permission of Weldon Owen. All rights reserved.
Date Added: 01/01/2008
Nutrition Facts per Serving
Yield:   Makes 4 servings
Calories: 257
Fat. Total: 12g
Fiber: 1g
Carbohydrates, Total: 7g
Sodium: 448mg
% Cal. from Fat: 42%
Cholesterol: 123mg
Protein: 30g
Save Recipe Send to Friend Similar Recipes
Recipe error? Contact customer service.
McAfee Secure sites help keep you safe from identity theft, credit card fraud, spyware, spam, viruses and online scams 

Follow Cooking.com

Price Match Guarantee
Satisfaction Guarantee
Shopping Rewards

Recommended Items for You

NEXT: WANNA COOKIE?

NEXT: WANNA COOKIE?

Who doesn't? Get recipes now.