Mix curry, garlic and onion with water. Add to pot with hot oil. Fry for about 2 minutes, then add meat. Fry for a little while. Then add pepper, chives and 1 tomato diced. Fry for a little while again and then add coconut milk. Simmer for about 20 minutes. Keep turning. Have a kettle of boiling water, and add some to pot to make gravy. Sprinkle with ground cumin.
This meal is usually served with white rice or roti skins.