This spicy chickpea turkey and tomato stew is so warming and healing!
Why is it that a big pot of spicy stew makes me smile so much?
Do any of you feel the same way?
Whether it’s chili or hot and sour soup or a spicy meat and veggie concoction, just the smell of it makes me happy. Maybe that’s why a huge pot of chili is often on my stove. Or, maybe it’s because I love football and all of the traditional foods associated with the game. I’m sure it’s partly because a big pot of simmering goodness is the perfect foil for my Chinese herbs.
But it’s mostly because it’s just so yummy! And warming! And filling!
Whatever the reason, this stew came together because I had a hankering for chili, but it wasn’t football Sunday. So, what’s a cook to do? Lots of times, I just make …