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Curry Spiced Garbanzo Bean Stew

From the Onsite Kitchen

Curry spiced Garbanzo Bean Stew with Citrus Yogurt and Paratha
As featured in the Onsite Journal Volume 3 

Stew Ingredients

  • 1 can of garbanzo beans, drained
  • 3 ounces red onion, diced
  • 1 red bell peppers, diced
  • ¼ fennel bulb, diced
  • 2 garlic cloves, minced
  • 6 ounces of your choice of vegetables
  • 2 ounces vadouvan or curry powder
  • 1 tablespoon oil
  • 1 cup vegetable stock
  • Salt and pepper to taste


  1. Sweat diced onions, peppers, fennel until translucent with oil.
  2. Add minced garlic and cook for 30 seconds.
  3. In a separate pan bloom vadouvan with 2 tablespoons of oil then add to onion, pepper, and fennel mixture.
  4. Continue cooking for 1 minute then add garbanzo beans and vegetable stock.
  5. Bring to a simmer and cook for 30 minutes.
  6. Add your choice of vegetables and adjust seasoning.
  7. Garnish with cilantro or fennel fronds.

Yogurt Ingredients

  • 5 ounces Greek yogurt
  • 1 limes zested
  • 1 lemons zested
  • Juice of lime and lemon to taste
  • Salt to taste


Mix all ingredients and adjust juice and zest to liking.

Stew Ingredients

  • 1.5 cups wheat flour
  • 1.5 cups all purpose flour
  • ½ teaspoon salt
  • ½ – 1 cups of warm water
  • ¼ cup oil or ghee


  1. Mix flour, salt and warm water in stand mixer for 5 minutes on low until smooth.
  2. Remove from mixer and place to rest for 15 minutes.
  3. Roll out into a long sheet. (The thinner the better.)
  4. Spread oil or ghee all over one side of the dough.
  5. From the width side roll into a long tube and stretch dough to make sure it’s even and tight. From one end roll into the shape of a snail shell to desired size.
  6. Rest pieces for 10 minutes.
  7. Smash and roll pieces into 5-inch circles.
  8. Fry on flat top with oil or ghee.

We hope that your time around the table is enriching for your mind, body, and soul. 

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