Sweet Chilli Chickpea

Sweet  Chilli Chickpea

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Nithiya Sabapathy


My family's favourite snack. I prepare this as an alternative when they are bored with curried chickpeas.


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  • 400 g
    chickpeas (boiled and skin removed)
  • 1 - 2 Tbsp
    chilli powder
  • 1 1/2 - 2 Tbsp
    brown sugar
  • 1
    onion (chopped)
  • 3 Tbsp
  • 1 pinch

How to Make Sweet Chilli Chickpea


  1. Boil chickpeas and have their skins removed. (You can skip this step if you are using canned chickpeas).
  2. Heat oil in a wok over medium heat. When hot add chopped onions and saute them until golden brown.(Amount of oil depends on amount of chickpeas being used as well as your diet preference).
  3. Add in chickpeas and stir. Next add in turmeric powder, chilli powder and brown sugar and stir till chickpeas are well coated. (Amount of chilli powder and brown sugar depends on your preference).
  4. Garnish with a few curry leaves. (Optional)

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About Sweet Chilli Chickpea

Course/Dish: Other Snacks
Dietary Needs: Vegetarian
Other Tag: Quick & Easy

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