Chickpea and potato curry recipe

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Fed up with chicken curry dishes? Try this vegetable one with a twist

Chickpea and potato curry
  • Vegetarian
  • healthy
Preparation Time25 mins
Nutrition Per PortionRDA
Calories370 Kcal19%
Fat38 g54%

This easy Chickpea and potato curry recipe serves 2 people and will take around 25 mins to prepare and cook. If you're fed up with chicken curry dishes then you really must try this vegetable one with a twist - it's also much more healthy! It really doesn't take much to make this mouth-watering curry. The soft chickpeas and the tender potatoes work wonders together with the curry paste. This delicious curry is just perfect served with naan bread for dipping.


  • 2 medium potatoes, roughly chopped
  • 1 onion, sliced
  • 1-2tbsp korma curry paste
  • 300g (10 1/2oz) can chickpeas, drained
  • Small bunch fresh coriander, roughly chopped
  • Olive oil
  • Salt




  1. Cook the potatoes in lightly salted boiling water for 10 to 15 minutes. Pierce with a knife to check they are tender.
  2. Meanwhile, heat 1 tablespoon of olive oil in a frying pan, add the onion and cook for 5 to 6 minutes, until soft.
  3. Stir in the curry paste, chickpeas and 250ml cold water. Simmer for 5 minutes.
  4. Drain the potatoes, add to the frying pan and mix well, then stir in the fresh coriander. Serve immediately.

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