Spinach, aubergine and chickpea curry

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  • 100 g spinach
  • 2 tbsp olive oil
  • 2 red onions (chopped)
  • 800 g chickpeas (drained and rinsed tinned)
  • 2 garlic cloves (finely chopped)
  • 2 green chillies (seeds included)
  • 1 tbsp ground coriander
  • 1 tbsp cumin seeds
  • 1 aubergine (cut into 2cm (3/4in) dice)
  • 2 chopped tomatoes
  • 1 tbsp salt
  1. Cook the spinach in boiling water for two minutes, then cool it under cold running water and squeeze gently to remove most of the liquid

  2. Place in a food processor and chop the spinach to a coarse purée

  3. Heat half the olive oil in a large pan and cook the onion, chickpeas, garlic, chilli and spices for five minutes over a medium heat

  4. Add the remaining olive oil and the aubergine

  5. Cook for ten minutes, stirring often, until the aubergine is coloured

  6. Add the tomatoes and a pinch of salt, then cover the pan, lower the heat and simmer for 15 minutes until the aubergine is soft

  7. Stir in the spinach purée and serve

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