Annabel Karmel’s lentil and chicken curry

  • 4 - 6 portions
  • A little work

Let your baby explore brand new tastes with Annabel Karmel's mild lentil and chicken curry dish. Suitable from 9 months

Chicken and lentil curry by Annabel Karmel
  • 2 tsp olive oil
  • ½ onion, diced
  • 1 clove garlic, crushed
  • 2 tsp mild curry paste
  • 20g red lentils
  • 1 x 400g tin chopped tomatoes
  • 100g chicken stock
  • 75g butternut squash, diced
  • 1 chicken breast, diced
  • ½ tsp mango chutney


  • Step 1

    Heat the oil in a saucepan.

  • Step 2

    Add the onion and garlic and fry for 2 minutes. Add the tomato paste and lentils, then blend in the tomatoes.

  • Step 3

    Cover with a lid and simmer for 10 minutes.

  • Step 4

    Add the chicken stock, squash, chicken and mango chutney and simmer for another 10 minutes until tender.

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