Curried Chickpeas In Coconut Milk

Warm hearty curried chickpeas in coconut milk with fluffy homemade naan. YES PLEASE! This will warm you up and help you to survive the week ahead.
Prep Time:
15 min
Cook Time:
20 min
Total Time:
35 min
Ingredients (Servings: pieces)
Sweet Potatoes
Coconut Milk
Yellow Onion
Fresh Ginger
Ground Cumin
Garlic Clove
Red Curry Paste
Coconut Oil
Skyr Yoghurt
Handful Fresh Coriander
Salt & Pepper to taste
Preparing In The Kitchen
  1. Peel and finely chop the onion, mince the garlic clove and grate the ginger.
  2. Peel sweet potato and cut into about 2 cm cubes and drain the chickpeas.
  3. Heat up a large pot over medium heat and add the coconut oil.
  4. Once the pot is hot, add chopped onion and garlic. Sauté until onion is glassy and add the ginger, cumin, turmeric and curry paste. Mix well till evenly coated.
  5. Add the sweet potato and cook it for 1-2 minutes until it is a little browned.
  6. Now add the coconut milk and mix everything and cover the pan. Let everything cook over medium heat for about 10 minutes. Make sure all sweet potato cubes are well submerged in liquid so they cook fast.
  7. Add the chickpeas and reduce the heat.
  8. Let simmer uncovered until sweet potato is cooked through and sauce has thickened (20-30 minutes), stirring mid through and making sure again all sweet potato pieces are submerged in liquid at all times.
  9. Salt and pepper to taste if necessary, then serve over steamed white rice or naan bread, sprinkle with fresh chopped coriander and a little bit of chill flakes for extra spice.
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