Braised to Oven Fried Chicken photo
Braised-to-Oven Fried Chicken
photo by recipe author

Servings: 6
Preparation Time: 15 minutes

1. Blend garlic, onions, shallots, candlenuts, turmeric root, and coriander powder to make a paste.

2. Heat a pot over medium heat with coconut oil

3. Sauté the herb paste with lime leaves and lemon grass until fragrant.

4. Pour in the coconut milk and chicken drumsticks – let it simmer for 30 minutes. Season with salt accordingly.

5. Cook until the sauce reduces to paste.

6. Remove and let cool.

7. Preheat oven to 400°F in broil setting

8. Roll the cooked drumsticks on the shredded coconut flakes until evenly coated.

9. Place on a lined baking sheet and broil for about 20 minutes – turn over once

10. Set aside and let it cool on wire racks

Recipe submitted by Jos, Los Angeles, CA

* For the freshest coconut milk make homemade coconut milk. (See video at this link.)

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