Curried Chicken with Couscous

Friday, December 21st 2007, 5:59 pm
By: News 9

4 servings

1 cup water14 ounces coconut milk
1 teaspoon kosher salt
1 cup couscous - uncooked
1 tablespoon flour
1 tablespoon curry powder
1 pound chicken breast, no skin, no bone, R-T-C -- cut into 1/2 " strip
2 teaspoons olive oil
1 cup carrots -- julienned
1/3 cup raisins
1/4 cup cilantro leaves, whole -- chopped

Combine the water, 3/4 cup coconut milk and 1/2 teaspoon salt in medium saucepan. Bring to a boil, gradually stir in couscous. Remove from heat, cover and let stand 5 minutes. Fluff with fork.
Combine 1/2 teaspoon salt, flour and curry powder. Add the chicken and toss gently to coat. Heat the oil in a large nonstick skillet over med-high heat. Add chicken and stir fry 5 minutes. Stir in remaining coconut milk, carrot & raisins, reduce heat and simmer for 7 minutes or til chicken is done, stirring occasionally. Serve over couscous. Sprinkle with cilantro.

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