Red Bean Curry

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La La Land is haunting me.

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In the most glorious, magical way, it’s literally haunting me.

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All I can think about is that daggum opening scene where they are all dancing on the cars during rush hour traffic. Why didn’t someone call me??? I was basically only born to do THAT scene!!!

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The chemistry between Ryan and Emma is truly out of this world. I’d probably watch a live stream of them buttering bread because no doubt it would be electrifying. They are simply the cutest. And they’re little singing voices – to die for!! As a musical protege, I had very high hopes for this movie. All it took was Ryan singing City of Stars to me & I was hooked. Garrett had to cover my mouth so I would stop humming along in the theatre.

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I also had to sit in my seat for an extra 5 minutes to get my sobs under control & I might have started a clap at the end.

 

Time: 45 minutes (prep + cooking) | Serves: 4-6

Ingredients:

  • 3 cups of cooked kidney beans or 2.5-3 cans of red kidney beans
  • 1 onion, chopped
  • 3 tbsp. of garlic, minced
  • 1 tsp. of ground ginger
  • 1 vine ripe tomato, diced
  • 1 tsp. of cumin
  • 1 tsp. of coriander
  • 1 tsp. of cayenne
  • 1/2 tsp. of turmeric
  • 1/2 tsp. of curry powder
  • 1 can of tomato sauce
  • 2 tbsp. of olive oil
  • S+P, to taste
  • 2 tbsp. of cilantro
  • Brown rice, for serving

How to:

  • Heat olive oil in a large stock pot over medium heat
  • Add onion + cook for 3-4 minutes
  • Add garlic + ginger, cook another minute
  • Add cumin + coriander + cayenne + turmeric + curry powder + tomato sauce + S+P, cook another 5 minutes
  • Add canned beans with juices (+ one cup water) or cooked beans with a cup of the cooking water + tomato
  • Bring to a boil, reduce heat + cook 10 minutes
  • Remove from heat + stir in cilantro
  • Serve curry over brown rice + extra cilantro
  • Curl up on couch in your scrubbiest PJs + eat the entire vat of curry while binge watching musical clips on YouTube

Adapted from here!

red kidney bean curry

 

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16 thoughts on “Red Bean Curry

  1. Osyth says:

    That’s supper sorted! Thank you. I haven’t seen the movie – clearly I must. I will applaud at the end on your behalf. I have no shame – I binned it years ago … just too wearying.

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  2. Jasmine S. says:

    “I might have started a clap at the end.” –the best! We almost saw this over the weekend, but saw Passengers instead. Hopefully soon! This red bean curry looks like it’s right up my alley. I love all these spices!

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