Menu
Spinach, sweet potato & lentil dhal

Vegetarian curry recipes

28 Recipes

From dhal to dopiaza.

Spinach, sweet potato & lentil dhal

4.51923

(13 ratings)

A comforting vegan one-pot recipe that counts for 3 of your 5-a-day! You can't go wrong with this iron-rich, low-fat, low-calorie supper...
  • 45 mins
  • Easy
  • Healthy
  • Vegetarian

Light Thai green curry

5

(1 rating)

This light vegetarian version of your favourite Thai green curry is an unbelievable 5 of your 5-a-day! Warming chilli and creamy coconut smothered veggies make for a satisfying supper
  • 1 hour and 25 mins
  • Easy
  • Healthy
  • Vegetarian

Tomato & chickpea curry

4.6875

(8 ratings)

Want to use up the cans cluttering up your cupboards? This satisfying veggie chickpea curry is made in 3 easy steps and counts as 3 of your 5-a-day
  • 55 mins
  • Easy
  • Vegetarian

Creamy black dhal with crispy onions

3.958335

(6 ratings)

This super-satisfying, slow cooker curry is packed with iron and fibre. Serve with a choice of tasty garnishes to turn your simple supper into a warming feast
  • 7 hours and 10 mins
  • Easy
  • Vegetarian

Spicy cauliflower pilau

2.5

(2 ratings)

This healthy, Indian-inspired side dish is made from cauliflower florets instead of rice - a quick and gluten-free addition to curry night
  • 15 mins
  • Easy
  • Healthy
  • Vegetarian

Kale with chana & coconut

4.65909

(11 ratings)

This vegetarian dish, with chickpeas, spiced greens, and yogurt, is halfway between chana masala and saag bhaji - a great side to curries
  • 30 mins
  • Easy
  • Vegetarian

Paneer with broccoli & sesame

4.083335

(6 ratings)

Serve this vegetarian dish made with Indian cheese, paneer, as part of a curry night or with rice as a midweek supper
  • 25 mins
  • Easy
  • Vegetarian

Aubergine & chickpea curry

4.219695

(33 ratings)

With golden aubergine, fresh tomatoes and a fragrant coconut sauce, this veggie curry's a surefire summertime winner
  • 1 hour and 10 mins
  • Easy
  • Vegetarian

Spiced vegetable biryani

4.327705

(74 ratings)

This simple vegetarian curry, full of fresh Indian flavours, is quick to make and cooks in a single pot
  • 1 hour
  • Easy
  • Vegetarian

Cauliflower & potato curry

4.175

(40 ratings)

Add some spice to your midweek meal with this one-pan vegetarian main course
  • 55 mins
  • Easy
  • Vegetarian

Spicy root & lentil casserole

4.585065

(529 ratings)

The potatoes in this recipe take on the spicy flavours beautifully - our idea of the perfect veggie supper
  • 45 mins
  • Easy
  • Vegetarian
  • Healthy

Cheese & chilli naans

5

(3 ratings)

Ready in under 20 minutes and a perfect accompaniment to other Indian dishes such as dhal
  • 15 mins
  • Easy
  • Vegetarian

Jerk sweet potato & black bean curry

4.44737

(57 ratings)

Serve your vegetable curry Caribbean style, flavoured with thyme, jerk seasoning and red peppers - great with rice and peas
  • 1 hour and 35 mins
  • Easy
  • Vegetarian
  • Healthy

Chickpeas with tomatoes & spinach

4.239585

(72 ratings)

For a great night in, whip up this warming meal, serve with a bit of naan and get comfy on the sofa
  • 35 mins
  • Easy
  • Vegetarian

Spiced paneer

3.703125

(16 ratings)

Indian cheese paneer makes a great vegetarian dish as it holds its form- flavour with fenugreek and garam masala
  • 50 mins
  • Easy
  • Vegetarian

Vegetable curry for a crowd

4.438525

(61 ratings)

This vegetarian curry is great for feeding a group of mates on a budget, or make a batch to freeze
  • 1 hour
  • Easy
  • Vegetarian

Curried chickpeas

3.65625

(16 ratings)

Serve this side as part of an Indian meal for a healthy bit of spice
  • 30 mins
  • Easy
  • Vegetarian
  • Healthy

Squash & coconut curry

4.065475

(42 ratings)

Take five ingredients and whip up this quick, healthy, vegetarian curry
  • 30 mins
  • Easy
  • Vegetarian

Makhani dhal

4.214285

(14 ratings)

Dhal, made from lentils, peas or beans, is eaten all over India, with bread or rice
  • 55 mins
  • Easy
  • Vegetarian

Pumpkin, spinach & black bean dopiaza

3.35294

(17 ratings)

Fancy a bit of spice, but without the grease of a takeaway? Try this healthy seasonal curry with crispy onions
  • 40 mins
  • Easy
  • Vegetarian
  • Healthy

Spiced okra curry

4.475

(20 ratings)

This dish from reader Arjmand Sheikh, passed down from her Indian great-grandmother, proves just how delicious okra can be
  • 45 mins
  • Easy
  • Vegetarian

Spinach & pea pilau

3.714285

(7 ratings)

Adding veg to your rice really jazzes it up and is a great way to make sure you're getting your 5-a-day
  • 15 mins
  • Easy
  • Vegetarian

Creamy egg curry

4.354165

(24 ratings)

It may seem like an unusual combination but this is delicious. Why not try it and see.
  • 30 mins
  • Easy
  • Vegetarian

Veggie Thai red curry

4

(20 ratings)

This fragrant Thai dish is sure to get your taste buds into action, and is ready in under an hour
  • 50 mins
  • Easy
  • Vegetarian

Pages

Skills & know how

As well as helping you decide what to cook we can also help you to cook it. From tips on cookery techniques to facts and information about health and nutrition, we’ve a wealth of foodie know how for you to explore.

About BBC Good Food

We’re all about good recipes, and about quality home cooking that everyone can enjoy. Whether you’re looking for some healthy inspiration or learning how to cook a decadent dessert, we’ve trustworthy guidance for all your foodie needs.

Our recipes

All our recipes are tested thoroughly by us to make sure they’re suitable for your kitchen at home. We know many of you are concerned about healthy eating, so we send them to a qualified nutritionist for thorough analysis too.

Tell us what you think…

Love the new look or think we’ve missed the mark? We want to hear your thoughts – good and bad – to make sure we make the new website as useful as possible.

Magazine

Subscribe to BBC Good Food magazine and get triple-tested recipes delivered to your door, every month.

Events

Discover the dates and details of all the BBC Good Food Shows.

On TV

See your favourite chefs on Sky Channel 247, Virgin TV 260 and find their recipes at goodfoodchannel.co.uk

Follow us

Join the BBC Good Food community by following us on Facebook, Twitter, Pinterest, Instagram and Google Plus.