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4 servings (serving size: 1/2 cup)

This light version of a favorite curry dish from northern India is a delicious way to use fresh chickpeas. Serve Chana Masala with basmati rice and plain yogurt.

How to Make It

Step 1

Sort and wash the chickpeas, and place in a large saucepan. Cover with water to 2 inches above chickpeas; bring to a boil. Cook for 5 minutes or until tender. Drain.

Step 2

Heat oil in a large nonstick skillet over medium heat. Add onion, ginger, and garlic to pan; cook 5 minutes, stirring occasionally. Stir in salt, cumin, and pepper; cook 1 minute. Add chickpeas, broth, and tomato; cook 5 minutes or until liquid almost evaporates. Remove from heat; stir in chopped cilantro and garam masala.

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