Chicken, sweet potato & coconut curry

POSTED IN: Recipes for self catering
Chicken Curry

PREP: 25 – 35 MINS
EASY
SERVES: 2 ADULTS + 2 CHILDREN

Serve this mildly spiced curry with rice noodles, basmati rice or chappati breads and introduce your kids to curry.

Ingredients

1 tbsp sunflower oil

2 tsp mild curry paste

2 large boneless skinless chicken breasts, cut into bite-size pieces

2 medium-sized sweet potatoes, peeled and cut into bite-size pieces

4 tbsp red split lentils

300ml chicken stock

400ml can coconut milk

175g frozen peas

Method

  • Heat the oil in a deep frying pan or wok, stir in the curry paste and fry for 1 minute. Add the chicken, sweet potatoes and lentils and stir to coat in the paste, then pour in the stock and coconut milk. Bring to the boil, then simmer for 15 minutes.
  • Tip in the peas, bring back to the boil and simmer for a further 4-5 minutes. Season to taste before serving.
Recipe from Good Food magazine, March 2004
Source: bbcgoodfood.com