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  • 1 red onion, chopped
  • 2 cloves garlic, chopped
  • a spray olive oil
  • ½ tsp ground cumin
  • ½ tsp ground coriander
  • ½ tsp ground cinnamon
  • 1 red pepper, seeded and chopped
  • 1 courgette, chopped
  • 1 aubergine, chopped
  • 4 vine tomatoes, chopped
  • 400g tin chickpeas, rinsed and drained
  • 250ml vegetable stock
  • 2 tbsp harissa
  • 4 prunes, pitted and sliced
  • flat-leaf parsley, chopped, to serve
  • steamed couscous, to serve (optional)


  • STEP 1

    Fry the onion and garlic in a spray of olive oil for 5 minutes. Add the spices and fry for a minute until fragrant. Add the veg, and fry for 8-10 minutes until they’re coated in the spices and start to take on some colour.

  • STEP 2

    Add the chickpeas, stock, harissa and prunes. Season and simmer for 15-20 minutes until the vegetables are tender. Scatter over the parsley and serve with couscous, if you like.

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