Chickpea and Cashew Korma

Ready in:
 30 to 60 mins

Eco Friendly Freezes Well

  • 2 tbsp vegetable oil
  • 1 red onion, finely chopped
  • 3 garlic cloves, crushed
  • 1 tsp turmeric
  • 1 tsp paprika
  • 1 tsp grated ginger
  • 1/2 tsp mild chilli powder
  • 1 sweet potato, peeled and cut into 2cm cubes
  • 1 small cauliflower, cut into florets
  • 1 red pepper, cut into pieces
  • 1 yellow pepper, cut into pieces
  • 1 standard can of chickpeas, drained
  • 100g roasted unsalted cashew nuts
  • 1 1/2 vegetarian stock cubes, diluted in
  • 1 lt boiling water
  • 100ml coconut milk
  • 150g frozen peas
  • 30g fresh coriander
  • 1 tsp of cornflour (to thicken the sauce, if liked)
  • 200ml low fat natural yoghurt
  • boiled or fried rice, to serve
  • 1

    Gently heat the oil in a large pan and fry the onion. After five minutes add the garlic and continue to cook for another two minutes.

  • 2

    Add the turmeric, paprika, ginger and chilli and cook for another two minutes.

  • 3

    Add the sweet potato, cauliflower, peppers, chickpeas, cashew nuts, stock and coconut milk then bring to the boil.

  • 4

    Reduce the heat and simmer for 20 minutes stirring occasionally. If you would prefer a thicker sauce, mix 1 tsp of cornflour with a little water to make a paste. Add this to the korma, gently stir in and cook for five minutes.

  • 5

    Add the peas and most of the coriander, saving a little for garnish, and cook for five minutes.

  • 6

    Add salt and pepper to taste and serve the curry with a spoonful of natural yoghurt and coriander to garnish. Enjoy with rice.

  • PER SERVING: 29g FAT (Excluding extras)

Chickpea and Cashew Korma was taken from COOK VEGETARIAN

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