Lunchbox lentils take 2: Sweet potato, lentil & spinach curry featuring flatbreads!

Veggie delight- Sweet potato, lentil & spinach curry!!

I’ve previously mentioned that I love lentils right?

They are quick, cheap & nutritious. Lentils are high in protein and fibre as well as ridiculously filling. What’s not to love?

On my quest to make more pack lunches and avoid the work canteen I have been perusing the net & stumbled on this recipe:
Good Food: Curry goodness!

Anxious to give it a whirl I set about making the recipe with gusto but tripled the recipe so it used up a large sweet spud languishing in the cupboard & covered dinner & two days lunches for us both.

As I’m not that keen on fresh tomatoes I whacked in a tin of tomatoes and a squeeze of tomato puree too for good measure. I also used frozen spinach as it’s what we had in :0) Cooking is all about innovation & experimentation after all!

(Believe me, the pic doesn’t do the dish justice!)

As I didn’t fancy naan breads with the curry I attempted a flat bread recipe & whilst edible they weren’t very pretty!
Flatbread recipe!

They were dead easy to make and went very well with the curry, because they are a plain flavour. You could potentially add nigella seeds to boost the flavour. Here are a few snaps of my lunch the next day.




About kittenkirst

I'm a girl obsessed with all things food. Sweet, savoury, salty and everything inbetween captures my imagination! My favourite thing to do is spend hours leisurely reading from my cookbook collection and reading food blogs.....bliss! Feel free to have a nose at my blog and offer any suggestions or ideas!
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