• Food,  Recipes

    Chickpea Dumpling Curry

    This is a fantastic recipe for savory chickpea dumplings simmered in a rich curry sauce. It’s different from your average homemade Indian dinner dish, so it brings some new flavors to your table. Don’t stress if you don’t have all of the spices. While they create an authentic flavor, you can make do with what you have. You definitely need to have chickpea flour (also called Besan or Gram flour) in order to make the dish. I get mine at a local Indian grocery store, but you can find it online as well. The recipe calls for a homemade garlic ginger paste, but you can also find this in Indian…

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    Tamarind Lentil Soup

    The touch that puts this easy soup in another league are two jarred Indian sauces called Tamarind Chutney and Coriander Chutney. Believe me, it’s worth keeping these condiments in your fridge! A touch of each on top of this filling stew adds a gorgeous combination of sweet/sour/spicy/salty to the rich, thick stew. Print Recipe Tamarind Lentil Soup This hearty sweet potato and lentil soup is highlighted by the addition of tamarind and coriander chutneys. Sorry about the pic. I made it at night and our lighting sucks. Course Main Dish Prep Time 10 minutes Cook Time 30 minutes Passive Time 0 hour Servings people Ingredients 1 whole onion chopped1-2 sweet…