Recipe may contain gluten, peanuts, tree nuts, milk and soy.
Make everyone happy on curry night with this quick easy butter cauliflower with chicken meatballs.
80ml (1/3 cup) vegetable oil
300g cauliflower, cut into florets
4 x 150g thick chicken sausages
2 carrots, peeled, coarsely chopped
2 zucchini, thickly sliced
120g (1/2 cup) butter chicken paste (medium)
400ml can coconut cream
400ml can coconut milk
90g (1/3 cup) tomato paste
200g packet paneer, sliced
6 silverbeet leaves, stalks trimmed, leaves coarsely shredded
55g (1/3 cup) roasted salted cashews, coarsely chopped
1/3 cup fresh coriander sprigs
Ground paprika, to serve
4 roti, warmed, brushed with melted butter
130g (1/2 cup) Greek-style yoghurt
7 Method Steps
Step 1Heat 60ml (1/4 cup) oil in a large deep heavy-based frying pan over medium-high heat. Add the cauliflower and cook, turning occasionally, for 5 minutes or until golden. Transfer to a microwave-safe bowl.
Step 2Squeeze meat from the casing of four 150g thick chicken sausages and roll into 16 small meatballs.
Step 3Cook the meatballs, turning, in the frying pan over medium heat for 5 minutes or until golden and cooked through. Transfer to a plate and set aside.
Step 4Add the carrot to the pan. Cook for 2 minutes or until golden. Add the zucchini and cook for 3 minutes or until golden. Add the butter chicken paste and cook, stirring, for 30 seconds or until aromatic. Stir in the cream, milk and tomato paste then the chickpeas. Bring to the boil. Reduce heat to low and simmer for 10 minutes or until the vegetables are almost tender
Step 5Meanwhile, cover the cauliflower bowl with plastic wrap. Microwave on High for 3 minutes or until tender.
Step 6Heat the remaining 1 tbs oil in a small frying pan over medium heat. Add the paneer and cook for 2 minutes each side or until golden.
Step 7Add the silverbeet to the curry mixture and simmer for 2 minutes or until just wilted. Season. Divide the curry mixture among serving bowls. Top with the cauliflower, meatballs, paneer, cashews and coriander. Sprinkle with paprika. Serve with the roti and yoghurt.