Sweet potato and chickpea curry

This is a delicious vegetarian/vegan dish with a bit of spice. It’s perfect for a cool spring evening meal or spicing it up to entertain friends. Best of all, it doesn’t take too long to prepare, it looks and smells great and it’s full of some of the best nutrients!

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  • Serves 4
  • Prep time 20 mins
  • Cooking time 35 mins


  • 1 tbsp sunflower oil
  • 1 large finely chopped onion
  • 350g cauliflower florets
  • 3 tbsp tikka curry paste
  • 250g sweet potatoes, peel and cut into 2cm cubes
  • 100g potatoes, peel and cut into 2cm cubes
  • 500ml vegetable stock
  • 400g can chopped tomatoes or fresh
  • Juice of ½ a lemon
  • 400g can chickpeas, drained and rinsed
  • 115g baby spinach


  1. Heat the oil in a large saucepan, add the onion and cauliflower, cook until golden and soft, about 6-8 minutes. Spoon in the curry paste and cook for another minute.
  2. Add the sweet potato, stock and tomatoes, stir and then cover to gently cook for 15-20 minutes. Continue to stir occasionally, until the cauliflower is tender, and the sauce thickens.
  3. Stir in the lemon juice, chickpeas and spinach and cook for a further 2-3 minutes. Serve when piping hot with rice and naan bread.

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