Vadouvan-Roasted Cauliflower with Harissa Chickpea Curry

Ingredients

  • 2 Fresno chiles, thinly sliced
  • ¼ cup Champagne vinegar
  • ¼ teaspoon sugar
  • 1½ teaspoons kosher salt, divided, plus more
  • 1 head of cauliflower, cut into small florets
  • ¼ cup olive oil
  • 2 tablespoons vadouvan or curry powder
  • 2 shallots, thinly sliced
  • ¾ cup vegetable oil, divided
  • 1 15.5-ounce can chickpeas, rinsed, patted dry
  • 1 medium onion, chopped
  • 1 1-inch piece ginger, peeled, finely grated
  • 1 garlic clove, finely grated
  • 1 teaspoon grated lemongrass
  • 2 teaspoons tomato paste
  • 1 teaspoon harissa paste
  • 1 13.5-ounce can unsweetened coconut milk
  • 1 tablespoon chopped cilantro stems, plus sprigs for serving
  • Steamed basmati rice (for serving)

Mango Curry Chickpeas

Ingredients

  • 3/4 cup chopped red onion heaped
  • 1 inch knob of ginger
  • 3 cloves garlic
  • 2 tablespoons water
  • 1 teaspoon safflower or other neutral oil
  • ¼ teaspoon cumin seed
  • 1 bay leaf
  • 3 cloves
  • ¼ teaspoon ground cinnamon
  • ½ teaspoon or more Garam Masala or use 1/2 tsp ground coriander and generous pinches of ground cloves, cardamom and black pepper
  • ¼ teaspoon or more cayenne
  • 1¼ cups canned or culinary coconut milk
  • 3/4 cup ripe mango pulp or puree unsweetened or lightly sweetened canned
    ½ teaspoon or more salt depends on if the chickpeas are salted
  • 1.5 cups cooked chickpeas drained if canned
  • 1 tsp apple cider vinegar optional
  • Generous dash of cayenne Garam Masala, chopped cilantro, for garnish

Spicy Chicken

Ingredients

  • 75 Ml Mustard oil
  • 1 tsp Onion seeds (kalonjee)
  • 1 tsp Fennel seeds (saunf)
  • 2 Tbsp Garlic, chopped
  • 200 Gram Onion, chopped
  • 150 Gram Tomatoes, chopped
  • 1 tsp Ginger, chopped
  • 2-3 Green chillies
  • 2 Tbsp Curry leaves
  • 1 Kg Chicken leg (cubes, boneless)
  • 1 Tbsp Tomato paste
  • 1 Tbsp Red chilli powder
  • 1 tsp Black pepper (crushed)
  • 1 tsp Cumin powder, roasted
  • To taste Salt
  • A pinch of Black salt
  • 20 Gram Fresh coriander
  • 10 Gram Mint

Chicken Curry

Ingredients

  • 2 tbsp. extra-virgin olive oil
  • 1 medium yellow onion, chopped
  • 2 lb. boneless skinless chicken breasts, cut into 1″ pieces
  • 3 cloves garlic, minced
  • 1 tbsp. minced ginger
  • 1 tsp. paprika
  • 1 tsp. ground turmeric
  • 1 tsp. ground coriander
  • 1/2 tsp. ground cumin
  • 1 (15-oz.) can crushed tomatoes
  • 1 1/2 c. low-sodium chicken broth
  • 1/2 c. heavy cream
  • Kosher salt
  • Freshly ground black pepper
  • Basmati rice or naan, for serving
  • 1 tbsp. freshly chopped cilantro, for garnish

Directions

  1. In a large pot over medium-high heat, heat oil. Add onion and cook until soft, 5 minutes. Add chicken and sear until no pink remains, 5 minutes. Stir in garlic and ginger and cook until fragrant, 1 minute.
  2. Add spices and cook until very fragrant, 1 minute. Add tomatoes and broth and bring to a simmer. Stir in heavy cream, and season with salt and pepper. Simmer until chicken pieces are cooked through and tender, about 10 minutes.
  3. Serve over rice or with naan, garnished with cilantro.

Sweet Potato Soup

Ingredients

  • 2 tsp vegetable oil
  • 1 onion, diced
  • 1 tbsp finely chopped fresh ginger
  • 1 tbsp vegan Thai red curry paste
  • 1 tsp salt
  • 3 cups (660g / 1 lb 7 oz) sweet potatoes, diced
  • 1 3/4 cups (400ml / 14 fl oz) canned reduced-fat coconut milk
  • 4 1/3 cups (1l / 1¾ pints) vegan stock
  • Juice of 1 lime
  • 2 tbsp finely chopped fresh coriander, to garnish

Curried Lentil, Tomato, and Coconut Soup

Ingredients

  • 2 tablespoons virgin coconut oil or extra-virgin olive oil
  • 1 medium onion, finely chopped
  • 2 garlic cloves, finely chopped
  • 1 2½-inch piece ginger, peeled, finely grated
  • 1 tablespoon medium curry powder (such as S&B)
  • ¼ teaspoon crushed red pepper flakes
  • ¾ cup red lentils
  • 1 14.5-ounce can crushed tomatoes
  • ½ cup finely chopped cilantro, plus leaves with tender stems for serving
  • Kosher salt, freshly ground pepper
  • 1 13.5-ounce can unsweetened coconut milk, shaken well
  • Lime wedges (for serving)

Eggplant and Chickpea Curry

Ingredients

  • 1 tsp salt (or to taste)
  • 3/4 tsp ground coriander
  • 3/4 tsp ground cumin
  • 1/2 tsp turmeric
  • 1/2 tsp red pepper flakes (optional)
  • 1/4 tsp cinnamon
  • 1/8 tsp black pepper
  • 1/8 tsp ground cardamom
For the chickpea curry:
  • 1 large eggplant, peeled and diced (about 5 cups diced)
  • 2 tbsp olive oil
  • 3 cloves of garlic, minced
  • 1″ piece of ginger, grated
  • 1 medium onion, chopped
  • 1/4 cup tomato paste
  • 2 15.5 oz cans of chickpeas, rinsed and drained
  • 2 cups water or vegetable broth
  • 1 bunch of fresh cilantro, chopped ( about 1 cup chopped)