Sweet Curried Chicken: A Deliciously Global Fusion Food

When you think of curried dishes, you typically imagine traditional Indian or Thai fare. But with our recipe for Sweet Curried Chicken, we’re taking you on a global culinary journey! This flavor-packed dish combines the best of all worlds – sweet, savory, and spicy notes, plus some traditional spices to bring it all together.


  • 1 lb of chicken thighs, cubed
  • 1 teaspoon of garlic paste
  • 2 tablespoons of olive oil
  • 1 onion, diced
  • 1 red pepper, chopped
  • 3 teaspoons of curry powder
  • 1 teaspoon of grated ginger
  • 1/2 cup of coconut cream
  • 1 tablespoon of ‘hot and sweet’ curry paste
  • 2 tablespoons of brown sugar
  • 1 tablespoon of freshly squeezed lemon juice
  • 1/4 cup of fresh cilantro, chopped


  1. Heat the olive oil in a large skillet over medium-high heat. Add the chicken and garlic paste and cook until the chicken is golden brown, approximately 3 minutes.
  2. Add the onion and red pepper to the skillet and cook for a further 3 minutes.
  3. Stir in the curry powder, ginger, and ‘hot and sweet’ curry paste and cook for 1 minute.
  4. Stir in the coconut cream, brown sugar and lemon juice. Bring to a boil and then reduce the heat to low.
  5. Cover the skillet and simmer for 8-10 minutes, stirring occasionally, until the chicken is cooked through.
  6. Garnish with fresh cilantro, and serve with your favourite side.

A sumptuous taste sensation!

Let your taste buds be tantalized with our Sweet Curried Chicken. We’ve taken inspiration from the best of global cuisine, adding fragrant and spicy notes to this delightful dish to create an impactful flavour. Of course, no meal would be complete without a pinch of cilantro to bring it all together!

This Sweet Curried Chicken is sure to delight and tantalize everyone at your dinner table. It’s also an incredibly versatile dish – serve it over rice, with a side of naan bread, or as part of tacos!

If you want to explore further Asian-inspired recipes, check out our stir-fry noodles dish or our spicy Thai-style spaghetti. We guarantee that you won’t be disappointed!