Ground chicken, chickpeas and tomatoes are simmered in a flavorful blend of red
curry paste, coconut milk and robust Indian spices for a twist on chili.
2 tablespoons Pure Wesson® Vegetable Oil
1 pound ground chicken
1/2 cup reduced-sodium chicken broth, divided
1 cup chopped sweet onion
1 tablespoon finely chopped garlic
1 teaspoon grated fresh ginger
3 tablespoons red curry paste, divided
2 teaspoons garam masala
1/2 teaspoon chili powder
1 teaspoon salt
1 (13.5 ounce) can lite coconut milk
1 (15 ounce) can garbanzo beans, drained, rinsed
1 (14.5 ounce) can Hunt's® Diced Tomatoes, drained
1 tablespoon cornstarch
Chopped cilantro, plain Greek yogurt and warm naan bread, optional
Heat oil in large saucepan over medium-high heat. Add ground chicken; cook for
5 to 7 minutes or until crumbled and no longer pink, stirring occasionally. Remove
from pan; set aside.
Reduce heat to medium; add 1/4 cup broth, onion, ginger, garlic to saucepan.
Cook for 5 minutes or until onion is tender, stirring occasionally.
Stir in 2 tablespoons curry paste, garam masala, chili powder and salt; cook
for 2 to 3 minutes more or until spices are fragrant. Stir in cooked chicken, coconut
milk, chickpeas and drained tomatoes. Bring to a boil.
Meanwhile, stir together remaining 1/4 cup chicken broth and cornstarch in small
bowl. Stir in cornstarch mixture to saucepan. Reduce heat and simmer for 10 minutes
or until mixture has thickened. Remove from heat; stir in remaining 1 tablespoon
Top each serving with cilantro, yogurt and serve with naan bread, if desired.
Yield: 6 servings | Total time: 45 min
For extra heat, add a few tablespoons of sambal chili paste.
Nutrition Information: Calories: 278
Recipe and photo credit (used with permission):
Conagra Brands, Inc.