Curried Yam Stew

Curried Yam Stew

What makes this stew so special isn’t just the delicious garnet yams, it’s also the combo of our favorite superfoods & of course the fact that it’s a flavorful curry.

curried yam stew

Curried Yam Stew


  • 4 cups peeled and diced garnet yams
  • 1 pound tomatoes diced
  • 1 can chickpeas drained and rinsed
  • 1/4 cup vegetable broth
  • 2 tsp curry powder*
  • 1/2 tsp ground cumin
  • 1/4 tsp ground coriander
  • 1/4 tsp cinnamon
  • 4 green onions chopped
  • 1/4 cup chopped fresh cilantro
  • 4 cups greens of your choice


  • Place the yams, tomatoes, chickpeas, and broth in a large pot. Bring to a boil, reduce the heat, cover, and cook, stirring occasionally, for 15 minutes, until the yams are just tender.
  • Add the remaining ingredients, except for the greens, and mix well.
  • Place the greens on top of the stew, cover, and steam for 1 minute or so; then stir the leaves into the stew.
  • Continue to cook, stirring frequently, for 4 minutes. Serve immediately.


Recipe adapted from Veg Kitchen.
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