This festive twist on traditional chicken curry can be tailored to your tastes. Try replacing green beans with fresh sugar snap peas, or use a spicier salsa to turn up the heat. —Erin Chilcoat, Smithtown, New York
A host of spices tends an authentic flavor to this ethnic entree from Tisha Kuster of Macomb, Illinois. "The mother of one of my friends is from India...and she shared the secret ingredients for making this wonderful curry," writes Trisha.
This soup, a recipe given to me by one of my daughters-in-law, is a special treat when used from the freezer on a cold winter's day. It calls to mind memories of the "zucchini summer" that was— and gives hope of the "zucchini summer" yet to be!
The Southern side of my family originally came from Columbus, Georgia. Country Captain, is said that it has been served since the earliest American colonies were founded and originated in India. I know this recipe has been in my family for generations. —Sarah Mckenney, Taylors, South Carolina
To brighten dark midwinter days, Marcy Hall relies on her mouthwatering microwave chicken with its sunny splash of citrus and warm dash of curry. “The thick sauce is also great served over rice.”—March Hall, Visalia, California
A co-worker whose family is from India shared this delicious recipe with me. I’ve served it many times at family get-togethers, and the mild curry flavor and pleasant sweetness are always well received. —Sherry Flaquel, Cutler Bay, Florida