After getting several Grainful frozen meals to try out, I immediately thought of this dish! I love spices and using them on my recipes to make the flavors bold and unique. With this Chana Masala frozen option I can have a restaurant quality meal in no time just by adding a few ingredients to the packaged meal.
Really, these options that we get nowadays are really a way of stating that you can have "fast" food, you can have great food and that will only take you about 10 minutes. Want to know how? I'll walk you through what I made to get this delicious lunch ready in a snap!
First lets take a look at the meal ingredients that come all prepared and pre-cooked for your convenience. The Chana Masala consists of: water, garbanzo beans, tomatoes, 100% whole grain steel cut oats, onions, tomato paste, olive oil, turbinado sugar, garlic, Garam Masala (cumin, pepper, cinnamon, hulled cardamom, cloves, mace), salt, ginger, cumin, coriander, turmeric, cinnamon, Cayenne, lemon juice.
So, there you have it. All the Indian flavor that we're looking for in such a meal is all there. Now, let's work a bit around it! Of course you can eat it just like that, heat in the microwave for about 4 minutes, stir it up and enjoy. But if you have 10 minutes, please, try these suggestion and will see that it turns out amazing! You can even serve this to your friends and they will be pretty impressed!
Get a Nan bread grilling for a bit. You can use a panini maker or a grilling plate, just make sure that you're watching it because it gets done in about 1 minute! Get the grilling marks on the bread so that all the flavors that you're going to add on top get all the way through the bottom!
In a bowl mix some Greek plain yogurt with chopped cilantro and mix it up very well. Season with salt, pepper and a little bit of cumin. Then, it's assembling time:
Tasty and mouth watering in no time at all! Grainful really makes it easy for us to enjoy all kinds of world flavors, just choose whatever you're into that day! Be sure to check out other meals available here.
Which one will you choose?