Here's a taste of what we believe to be one of the tastiest and most overlooked Northern Indian curries. This dish marries veg and meat together by braising the chicken in a spicy spinach sauce. It’s not as heavy as other curries as it's filled with nutritious veg and contains no cream, just a little bit of butter. It’s best enjoyed over Basmati rice with some sliced shallots on top along with a dollop of yoghurt.

Cook our delicious Chicken Saag in just Minutes

We’ve sourced and blended all of the unique flavour ingredients to make our authentic Chicken Saag. We bring these all together in a recipe kit, which consists of 3 flavour pots; a Saag Paste pot, a Punjabi Spice Mix pot and a Saag Curry Stock pot. Simply follow our recipe, adding a few items from your fridge, to cook this delicious Chicken Saag in just 25 minutes.

How Our Recipes Kits Work

We provide flavour ingredients:

  • Saag Paste
  • Punjabi Spice Mix
  • Saag Curry Stock

Your shopping list:

1
onion
 
400g
baby spinach leaves
 
20g
(1 thumb) ginger
 
4
chicken thigh fillets
 
250g
pack microwave basmati rice
 
20g
butter (unsalted)
 
plain Greek yoghurt(optional)
 
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Our 25 minute recipe

  • 1.

    Get the onions on

    Heat some oil in a lidded pan over medium heat, and fry the onion for 8 mins.

    Meanwhile boil a kettle full of water and put the spinach in a colander in the sink. Pour boiled water over the spinach until the leaves wilt, then run cold water over them to cool them down. 

  • 2.

    Add the chicken and spices

    Next, add the ginger to the pan and fry for 1 min.

    Add the SAAG PASTE and 1 tbsp water to the pan and fry for 1 min.

    Turn the heat down to medium-low and add the chicken, the PUNJABI SPICE MIX and 1 tbsp water.

    Stir in the SAAG CURRY STOCK.

    Squeeze the water out of the spinach and then stir it into the pan. Cover with a lid and let it cook for 5 mins. 

  • 3.

    Finishing touches

    Take off the lid and turn the heat up for a few mins to finish cooking the chicken through and to reduce the liquid down. You should be left with a slightly thick spinach-y curry with a little bit of sauce.

    Turn off the heat and stir the butter through until it has melted in.

    Heat the rice according to pack instructions. 

  • 4.

    Serve!

    Serve the saag over rice with a spoonful of yoghurt on top to balance the flavours. 

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Chicken Saag Reviews

BASED ON 3692 reviews

Vicky - Dec 03, 2019

Easy to prepare, tasty

Rebecca - Nov 30, 2019

Too much spinach. We used just under half the amount & that was still a good amount. Otherwise very nice.

Leah - Nov 30, 2019

Taste is better then the smell

Amy - Nov 27, 2019

This was nice I won't be ordering again just felt a little overpowered by the spinach. It did taste nice but not a dish for us

Amy - Nov 27, 2019

This was nice I won't be ordering again just felt a little overpowered by the spinach. It did taste nice but not a dish for us

Carole - Nov 26, 2019

Tasty

Helen - Nov 26, 2019

Excellent and very tasty.

Karen - Nov 26, 2019

A bit dry

Ben - Nov 23, 2019

Not really fair of me to give this a low rating. I under-cooked the chicken.???? I’ve ordered it again though, it was easy to make and sounds nice. Hopefully cook it right this time!

Jade - Nov 22, 2019

Didn't think this dish had much flavour

Adam - Nov 18, 2019

Wasn't like other saag I've had but was still very nice.

Rachel - Nov 16, 2019

Really nice tasting but not as spicy as I’d thought. Next time would add a chilli.

Simon - Nov 16, 2019

Not enough sauce would be better with potatoes.

Kerry - Nov 15, 2019

Too thick for my taste

Adam - Nov 13, 2019

Good, but didn't wow

trevor - Nov 13, 2019

No flavour

Joy - Nov 13, 2019

Lovely tasting dish.

Hannah - Nov 12, 2019

Wasn’t keen on this one, flavour wasn’t strong enough and ended up with no sauce whatsoever. Easy and quick to make would be the only good thing unfortunately

Jess - Nov 11, 2019

Absolutely divine!

Shelley - Nov 11, 2019

Great tastes

Angela - Nov 11, 2019

Very yummy. Added courgette to mine as I wanted to bulk it out as I wasn’t having rice. Delicious. Just the right amount of heat to still be able to taste all the different flavours going on. Will definitely cook again

Tina - Nov 11, 2019

Great easy to make very tasty

James - Nov 10, 2019

A bit tangy

Jamal - Nov 10, 2019

Unbelievable

Helen - Nov 09, 2019

Very tasty. Would cook again.

Suzy - Nov 07, 2019

Really easy to make and tasty too. We added red pepper to use it up and his was good too

Inga - Nov 06, 2019

It was very average

Inga - Nov 06, 2019

It was very average

Inga - Nov 06, 2019

It was very average

Lisa - Nov 06, 2019

Really good flavour, I enjoyed cooking it

Ian - Nov 04, 2019

Cooking instruction on the card in box are wrong for the chicken and miss out the two m items frying with the paste as in the online recipe so you need to fix the card

Zoe - Nov 03, 2019

Family not keen on it, I enjoyed

James - Nov 03, 2019

Absolutely lovely. Restaurant quality.

Natalie - Nov 01, 2019

Wonderful

Hannah - Nov 01, 2019

Tasty overall, not my favourite

Sarah - Nov 01, 2019

Very tasty and nice and spicy too

Michelle - Nov 01, 2019

Amazing so taSty

Gaye - Oct 31, 2019

Absolutely delicious!

Audra - Oct 30, 2019

Best yet!!!

Rob - Oct 30, 2019

Great tasting quick to make curry after work

Claire - Oct 29, 2019

Followed recipe and had no sauce at all so very confused at the step where I was told to let liquid reduce! Ended up making some chicken stock to reduce in it and it was quite tasty, prefer saucy curries though so wouldn’t have again

Jennifer - Oct 28, 2019

I was sent the wrong item

Nina - Oct 26, 2019

Too much spinach. Was ok but not wonderful. Won't be cooking again.

Sarah - Oct 26, 2019

Really liked this.

Hayley - Oct 25, 2019

Really enjoyed this meal, felt pretty healthy too!

d - Oct 25, 2019

Was okay, but a bit bland and not enough sauce. I had to had extra chilli power to liven it up

d - Oct 25, 2019

Was okay, but a bit bland and not enough sauce. I had to had extra chilli power to liven it up

Angela - Oct 23, 2019

Was ok a bit bland compared to others. A watery curry rather than a sauce

Paul - Oct 23, 2019

Better than my local curry takeaway.

Pamela - Oct 18, 2019

Very nice dish lots of spinach and good flavour.

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