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Sambar Masala Chickpeas

This side dish can go with almost anything and can quickly bulk up a meal when you realise last minute you havnt’t made enough food… something that happens pretty often to me with the amount of food a crew of hungry sailors can eat! It’s the perfect last minute dish and is absolutely delicious, I could eat this everyday. Its so versatile… serve as a side dish with other curry dishes, rice and flat bread, wrap up in a tortilla with chutney, vegan yogurt and salad, or just eat plain as it comes topped with tons on fresh coriander. I like to make a big batch of this spice mix to store with my other herbs and spices so I can sprinkle it on other dishes… I particularly love it on oven cooked potato wedges. Β With this recipe I used chickpeas as I find them so versatile I always have a few cans stored away for emergencies.   Sambar Masala Chickpeas   3 Tbsp of Sambar Masala Spice Mix (recipe below) 2 cans chickpeas, drained …