Sweet Potato & Lentil Curry Recipe

How to Make Sweet Potato and Lentil Curry


  1. Peel and dice sweet potato into 2cm cubes. Heat olive oil in a medium-sized saucepan over medium heat. Add the onions and sauté until soft. Add garlic, paprika, curry powder and cumin and stir for 1-2 minutes until fragrant and being careful not to burn.
  2. Roughly chop tomatoes and add to pan. Add lentils, sweet potato and vegetable stock. Stir through and bring to the boil, then reduce heat and simmer for 20 minutes.
  3. While curry is cooking, make the yogurt sauce by mixing the yogurt and mint in a bowl.
  4. Check lentils are tender and sweet potato is cooked. Season with salt and pepper to taste.
  5. To serve, ladle the curry into 4 bowls, and sprinkle with a few coriander leaves.
  6. Serve with yogurt sauce and lime wedges.