Wednesday, February 8, 2012

Mint Garlic Chicken With Lime Pepper Corn Salad

Valentines day is just knocking our door and for all those who want to make it perfect, get set for some romantic mouthwatering dishes. Some says that a shortest way to man's heart is through his stomach then what about woman? ……I think you don’t have to travel so far to reach a woman’s heart …her eyes says it all….. (whether the food is good or not after all experience matter…..ha-ha..). I don’t want to be naughty but I really want all my friends to impress their beloved, so sharing a very easy no mess, healthy Valentines recipe Mint garlic chicken with lime pepper corn salad. I am sure with this colorful tempting recipe you can create your very own love scene this Valentine’s Day.

For Mint garlic chicken
Chicken drum stick  2 large 
Fresh mint paste     2 tbsp
Garlic paste    1tsp
Green chili paste  ¼ tsp(optional)
Lemon juice   1 tsp
Chicken seasoning a pinch
Canola oil/ sun flower oil  1tbsp
Salt  and pepper to taste

For lime pepper corn salad
Yellow  and red bell pepper diced   1 each
Baby corn blanched    4 cut in to cubes
Big onion 1 sliced
Canola oil  1tsp
Lime juice 1 tbsp
Chicken seasoning a pinch
Salt and pepper  to taste


In a bowl take mint paste, green chili paste (if using),garlic paste, a pinch of chicken seasoning, ½ tbsp of oil, salt and pepper. Mix well. Marinate the chicken drumstick with this green paste for 30 minutes. Now heat the rest ½ tbsp of oil in a skillet. Place the chicken drumsticks and cook until they are done. Put off the flame then add lemon juice and your mint garlic chicken is done.
Now in another skillet heat 1tsp of oil add chopped onion, diced bell pepper, baby corn, salt pepper and pinch of chicken seasoning. Toss well. Now put off the flame and mix lime juice.
In your serving platter make a bed of lime pepper corn salad then place mint garlic chicken. Serve immediately.
I think this colorful mint garlic chicken with lime pepper corn salad will pep up your Valentine ’s Day menu.

Sending this to
Be My Valentine recipe challenge.

Sending this to Full Plate Thursday and Foodie Friday

Miz Helen’s Country Cottage

Be Happy And Stay Healthy.



Unknown said...

Lovely colourful chicken..

Oriyarasoi said...

Yummy Yummy!!!Perfect for a cosy V-day evening with a movie!!

Yummy said...

This looks delicious. Very colorful, too!

Julie said...

Very flavorful,love to have a piece:-)

Erivum Puliyum

Rosa's Yummy Yums said...

I love those flavors! A wonderful chicken dish.



cookingvarieties said...

hi Sutapa, yay yay you are the first person to share a valentine recipe.. i thin i will publish mine tomorrow..
ha ha simpler than yours...
have a nice day dear

Catherine said...

Dear Sutapa, I hope you have been well! It has been quite hectic lately. Well, anyway, this chicken looks wonderful. I love the sound of the pepper corn salad especially. Blessings dear one, your friend, Catherine xo

Angie's Recipes said...

The chicken looks so colourful and flavourful!

Miz Helen said...

This is an awesome dish, I can't wait to try the recipe! Hope you have a wonderful week and a special Valentine Day. Thanks for sharing with Full Plate Thursday and come back soon!
Miz Helen
A New Follower

cookingvarieties said...

Hi Sutapa, why is your chicken looking so pretty and delicious huh? Makes me envy you over there.ha ha

I can finish that whole portion by myself. .thanks and have a nice day

Nami | Just One Cookbook said...

Hi Sutapa! This chicken and salad are both very flavorful and looks delicious! I love that both recipes uses citrus flavor. :-)

My Little Space said...

Hey Sutapa, Happy Valentine's Day to you & your loved ones. Hope you're going to have the most romantic evening. ((hugs)) & kisses. hehe... Hope your darling won't jealous!
Cheers, Kristy

Julie said...

That looks absolutely amazing.