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Saag aloo with roasted gobi curry

Saag aloo with roasted gobi curry

This take on an Indian potato and cauliflower curry is a brilliant meal to make on the cheap.

Ingredients

For the roasted cauliflower
For the vegetable curry
To serve

Preparation method

  1. Preheat the oven to 180C/350F/Gas 4.

  2. For the cauliflower, break the two cauliflowers into bite-sized florets and place into a baking tray. Drizzle with olive oil and season with salt and freshly ground black pepper, mixing until well combined. Roast for 20 minutes, or until golden-brown and tender.

  3. For the vegetable curry, heat the ghee, or oil, in a large saucepan over a medium heat and fry the onion for 2-3 minutes, or until translucent.

  4. Add the ginger, mustard seeds, curry leaves, turmeric, fenugreek, whole green chillies and chilli powder. Cook for 2-3 minutes, stirring frequently, until the mustard seeds pop and become aromatic. Add the potatoes and stir to coat in the spices.

  5. Add the tomatoes, spinach leaves, sugar and 55ml/2fl oz water. Bring to a simmer and cook for 20 minutes, stirring occasionally.

  6. Stir the roasted cauliflower florets into the curry and season to taste with salt and freshly ground black pepper. Add a squeeze of lemon juice to taste.

  7. To serve, remove and discard the whole green chillies. Serve the curry alongside steamed basmati rice.

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