Ultimate Creamy Chicken Korma and Basmati Rice
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Ultimate Creamy Chicken Korma and Basmati Rice

Ultimate Creamy Chicken Korma and Basmati Rice

with Green Chilli and Buttery Naan

Looking for a taste of everyday luxury? This Ultimate Creamy Chicken Korma and Basmati Rice is our best ever version, with premium ingredients for an extra special twist on a classic recipe.

Cereals containing gluten

Boxes and ingredients are packed in facilities that handles Peanut, Nuts, Sesame, Fish, Crustaceans, Milk, Egg, Mustard, Celery, Soya, Gluten and Sulphites. Due to the war in Ukraine, it has been necessary to substitute sunflower oil with rapeseed oil in some products without a label change. The FSA have advised that allergic reactions to rapeseed oil are rare.

Preparation Time40 minutes
Cooking time30 minutes


serving amount

150 grams

Basmati Rice

2 unit(s)

Garlic Clove

30 grams

Tomato Puree

50 grams

Korma Curry Paste

(Contains Mustard)

240 grams

Diced British Chicken Breast

10 grams

Chicken Stock Paste

½ unit(s)

Green Chilli

75 grams

Creme Fraiche

(Contains Milk)

30 grams

Cashew Butter

(Contains Nuts May contain Peanut, Nuts)

2 unit(s)

Plain Naans

(Contains Milk, Cereals containing gluten)

Not included in your delivery

300 milliliter(s)

Water for the Rice

1 tsp


125 milliliter(s)

Water for the Curry

20 grams



Nutritional information

Energy (kJ)4975 kJ
Energy (kcal)1189 kcal
Fat44.7 g
of which saturates16.4 g
Carbohydrate137.2 g
of which sugars11.6 g
Protein55.7 g
Salt3.82 g
Always refer to the product label for the most accurate ingredient and allergen information.


Medium Saucepan
Garlic Press
Large Saucepan
Baking Tray


Cook the Rice

If you don't have a toaster, heat your oven to 220°C/200°C fan/gas mark 7 for the naans.

Pour the water for the rice (see pantry for amount) into a medium saucepan with a tight-fitting lid.

Stir in the rice and 1/4 tsp salt and bring to the boil. Once boiling, turn the heat down to medium and cover with the lid.

Leave to cook for 10 mins, then remove the pan from the heat (still covered) and leave to the side for another 10 mins or until ready to serve (the rice will continue to cook in its own steam).

Curry Up

Meanwhile, peel and grate the garlic (or use a garlic press). Heat a drizzle of oil in a large saucepan on medium heat. 

Once hot, add the garlic, tomato puree and korma curry paste. Cook until fragrant, 2-3 mins.

Stir in the chicken, chicken stock paste, sugar and water for the curry (see pantry for both amounts). Bring to the boil, then turn the heat down and cover with a lid.

Simmer until the chicken is cooked and the sauce has thickened, 12-15 mins. IMPORTANT: Wash your hands and equpment after handling raw chicken and its packaging. It's cooked when no longer pink in the middle.

Prep the Chilli

Meanwhile, halve the green chilli lengthways, deseed, then finely chop.

Simmer the Sauce

Remove the lid from the curry and stir in the creme fraiche and cashew butter until well combined.

Bring to the boil, then simmer for 2-3 mins more.

Bring on the Naans

Meanwhile, cut the naans in half widthways, then put in your toaster until golden.

If you're using the oven, put the naans onto a baking tray. Sprinkle with a little water and pop them into the oven to warm through, 2-3 mins.

Once warmed, spread the butter (see pantry for amount) over the naans.

When everything's ready, taste and season your curry with salt and pepper if needed. Add a splash of water if it's a little too thick.

Finish and Serve

Share the rice between your bowls and top with your ultimate creamy chicken korma.

Scatter over the green chilli (careful, it's hot).

Serve your buttery naans alongside.