- 3 courgettes, thickly sliced
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- 1 aubergine, cut into thick fingers
Although it's technically a fruit (a berry, to be exact), the aubergine is used as a…
- 3 garlic cloves, chopped
- 2 red peppers, deseeded and chopped into chunks
- 2 large baking potatoes, peeled and cut into bite-size chunks
- 1 onion, chopped
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- 1 tbsp coriander seeds
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- 4 tbsp olive oil
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- 400g/14oz can chopped tomatoes
- 400g/14oz can chickpeas, rinsed and drained
- small bunch coriander, roughly chopped
Heat oven to 220C/200C fan/gas 7. Tip all the vegetables into a large roasting tin and toss with the coriander seeds, most of the olive oil and salt and pepper. Spread everything out to a single layer, then roast for 45 mins, tossing once or twice until the vegetables are roasted and brown round the edges.
Place the tin on a low heat, then add the tomatoes and chickpeas. Bring to a simmer and gently stir. Season to taste, drizzle with olive oil, then scatter over the coriander. Serve from the tin or pile into a serving dish. Eat with hunks of bread.
TipFor a one-pot Sunday lunch, roast a chicken in the tin for 30 mins, then remove from the tin and toss in the veg. Nestle the chicken back among them and continue to cook as above.