Deliciously Spicy Chickpea Curry
Calling all spice enthusiasts! Get ready for a culinary adventure that will awaken your taste buds and warm your soul. Our Deliciously Spicy Chickpea Curry is a symphony of bold flavors and aromatic spices that will transport you to the bustling streets of India in every bite.
- 2 cups cooked chickpeas
- 1 large onion, finely chopped
- 3 tomatoes, pureed
- 3 cloves garlic, minced
- 1-inch ginger, grated
- 2 green chilies, sliced
- 1 teaspoon cumin seeds
- 1 teaspoon turmeric powder
- 2 teaspoons garam masala
- 1 teaspoon ground coriander
- 1/2 teaspoon red pepper flakes
- 1 cup coconut milk
- Fresh cilantro leaves for garnish
- Salt to taste
- Heat a tablespoon of oil in a pan and add cumin seeds. Let them sizzle.
- Add chopped onions and sauté until golden brown.
- Stir in minced garlic, grated ginger, and green chilies. Sauté for a minute.
- Add the pureed tomatoes and cook until the oil separates.
- Sprinkle in the turmeric, ground coriander, garam masala, and red pepper flakes. Mix well.
- Pour in the coconut milk and bring the curry to a gentle simmer.
- Add the cooked chickpeas and let them simmer in the flavorful sauce for about 10 minutes.
- Season with salt according to your taste.
- Garnish with fresh cilantro leaves before serving.
Prep time: 15 minutes | Cook time: 25 minutes
Yields: 4 servings
Experience the heat of aromatic spices with our Deliciously Spicy Chickpea Curry. Perfectly cooked chickpeas in a rich and flavorful tomato-coconut sauce make this dish a hearty and satisfying meal.
Nutrition information: Calories: 320 | Carbohydrates: 45g | Protein: 12g | Fat: 10g | Fiber: 10g
Concluding our culinary journey, this Deliciously Spicy Chickpea Curry is more than just a dish; it’s an exploration of taste and culture. Each spoonful carries the essence of traditional Indian spices, harmonizing with creamy coconut and robust chickpeas. Whether you’re enjoying it with a side of fragrant basmati rice or warm naan bread, this curry is bound to leave a lasting impression on your palate. Elevate your dinner table with this flavorful masterpiece and invite your loved ones to savor the magic of spices that dance in every bite.