Turkey Curry

A gentle and softly aromatic curry, using pre-cooked turkey.

  • Preparation Time15 mins
  • Cooking Time20 mins
  • Serves4
  • DifficultyEasy
1 tbsp olive oil
25g unsalted butter
1 large onion, peeled and finely chopped
4 garlic cloves, peeled and chopped
Thumb size piece of ginger, peeled and grated
5 green cardamom pods, slightly crushed
1 tsp ground cumin
1 tsp ground turmeric
1 tsp chilli powder
1 tsp garam masala
1 tsp ground coriander seeds
2 large potatoes, peeled and cut into cubes
570ml chicken stock
125ml plain yoghurt
85ml double cream
1 tbsp lemon juice
6 large handfuls of turkey, cooked and chopped
1 bunch fresh coriander leaves, chopped

1. Heat the oil and butter in a large saucepan.

2. Add the onions and cook for 2-3 minutes, then add the garlic, ginger, chilli, cardamom, cumin, turmeric, garam masala and ground coriander. Cook over a medium heat until the onion is soft and the spices are cooked.

3. Add the potatoes and cook for 3-4 mins.

4. Add the stock and bring to the boil. Season to taste with salt and freshly ground black pepper. Reduce the heat and simmer for 10-15 minutes, until the potatoes are tender.

5. Stir in the yoghurt and cream, then add the lemon juice.

6. Add the cooked turkey, fold in and simmer to heat through. Sprinkle with coriander leaves and serve immediately.

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