Heat oil in saucepan. Add sliced onions and fry until golden brown.
Add Vindalho Curry Paste and (optional) coriander leaves. Mix well and fry gently on low heat, stirring to prevent sticking. If necessary, sprinkle a little water.
When mixture looks “glazed” and has an appetizing aroma, add meat, chicken, prawn** or fish** pieces and fry until brown, stirring occasionally.
Add water – enough to cover meat – and cook on low heat covered until meat is nearly tender.
Add potatoes and simmer on low heat until cooked. If more gravy required, add hot water, mix well and simmer briefly.
De-seeded chillies may be added
Add salt if required.
Simmer on low for another 5 minutes.
Serve with rice or chapatis.
Serve with and Goan Cuisine Spicy Mango Chutney or Carrot Mescut.
** When cooking prawn or fish curry, add these last and simmer until cooked through.
Add sweet potatoes or turnips.
cuts of meat for Vindalho: Chuck steak, brisket, lamb forequarter chops, half and half pork belly and shoulder, half and half pork soft bone and pork shoulder, boneless rolled leg of lamb (for slow cooker).