Turmeric nourish bowl with pumpkin & sesame kale

30 Min
4 People
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Golden roasted pumpkin with sesame scrunched kale, avocado and turmeric-spiced paneer.
1. Set oven to 220ºC.
Toss pumpkin and drained chickpeas on a lined oven tray with 3 tsp curry powder, 1 tbsp oil, salt and pepper. Roast in oven for 15 minutes, or until golden.

2. Scatter shredded coconut over oven tray. Return to oven for 2 minutes. Remove and set aside.

3. Slice spring onions and avocado. Pick coriander leaves and finely chop stems. Thinly slice kale leaves and scrunch with 1/2 tbsp sesame oil until tender.

4. Using a stick mixer, blend ricotta with 1 tsp lemon zest, whole lemon juice and 1 tbsp olive oil. Season to taste with salt and pepper.

5. Dice paneer to 1cm cubes. Toss with 1 tsp turmeric, 1 tbsp oil, salt and pepper. Heat a frypan over medium-high heat. Cook paneer, tossing, for 4-5 minutes, or until warmed through.

6. Arrange equal amounts of pumpkin, chickpeas, fresh ingredients and paneer in a bowl. Dollop with lemon sauce to serve.

Use coconut oil if possible for extra flavour.
Diced Pumpkin 800g
chickpeas 2 x 400g
shredded coconut 1/2 packet (25g)
Spring onions 1/4 bunch
Avocado 1
coriander 1/2 bunch
kale 1/3 bunch
ricotta 1/2 tub (250g)
lemon 1
Paneer 1 block (200g)

From your pantry:
oil (for cooking + olive), salt, pepper, ground turmeric, curry powder, sesame oil