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Biryani recipes

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Skip the takeaway and make this classic Indian dish at home. Our biryani recipes feature easy one-pots with your choice of chicken, lamb, vegetable or paneer. 

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  • Lamb biryani in a pot

    Lamb biryani

    A star rating of 4.7 out of 5.90 ratings

    Make this classic Indian dish for deliciously moist lamb with paneer, rice and spinach, all spiced to perfection. Great for casual entertaining

  • Chicken biryani in a big round serving dish

    Chicken biryani

    A star rating of 4.7 out of 5.701 ratings

    A great one-pot rice dish that still tastes great a few days later – perfect for leftovers

  • Spiced vegetable biryani

    Spiced vegetable biryani

    A star rating of 4.4 out of 5.123 ratings

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

  • Quick lamb biryani

    Quick lamb biryani

    A star rating of 4.2 out of 5.113 ratings

    Get your mates round and cook up this simple biryani, team it with a few of our Indian side dishes and you've got a party

  • Easy veggie biryani

    Easy veggie biryani

    A star rating of 4.3 out of 5.60 ratings

    This tasty Indian-inspired dish is faster than a takeaway

  • Chicken biryani pilau

    Chicken biryani pilau

    A star rating of 4.5 out of 5.58 ratings

    Easy and cheap to recreate at home, students won't need to order takeaways ever again!

  • Special lamb biryani served in a casserole dish

    Special lamb biryani

    A star rating of 5 out of 5.6 ratings

    Classically, Indian biryani is cooked in a 'dum', a clay pot sealed with dough. Try this lamb version with a pastry lid that releases the aromas when you break into it

  • Butternut squash and mushroom curry with raita on plate with fork

    Butternut biryani with cucumber raita

    A star rating of 3.9 out of 5.48 ratings

    Cook our healthy veggie curry using dried mushrooms, spices and butternut squash. It contains three of your 5-a-day along with calcium, iron and fibre

  • Carrot biryani served in a frying pan

    Carrot biryani

    A star rating of 4.5 out of 5.93 ratings

    Prepare and cook our low-calorie vegetarian biryani in just 25 minutes using carrot, cashew nuts and Indian spices. Serve with coriander and dollops of yogurt

  • Skinny lamb biryani 2016

    Skinny lamb biryani

    A star rating of 4.8 out of 5.4 ratings

    Satisfy your curry cravings with this clever low-calorie rice dish. The lamb is stir-fried and the 'rice' is a cauliflower pilau creation

  • Feed-a-crowd kedgeree biryani

    Feed-a-crowd kedgeree biryani

    A star rating of 4.8 out of 5.4 ratings

    Bake this classic brunch dish for a crunchy rice topping, filled with smoked haddock, prawns, eggs and spices - great for dinner too

  • Microwave biryani

    Microwave biryani

    A star rating of 3.7 out of 5.3 ratings

    Quick and easy, this spicy supper for two is perfect for using up the vegetables you have in your fridge, plus it can be cooked in one pot in the microwave

  • Low-fat chicken biryani

    Low-fat chicken biryani

    A star rating of 4 out of 5.26 ratings

    This fragrant Indian chicken curry with rice topping has half the fat of your normal takeaway, and it's low calorie

  • Pumpkin biryani

    Pumpkin biryani

    A star rating of 3.8 out of 5.5 ratings

    Serving this spiced Indian rice inside a pumpkin makes for a dramatic centrepiece when entertaining

  • Chicken biryani bake

    Chicken biryani bake

    A star rating of 4.1 out of 5.29 ratings

    Keep this biryani bake in the freezer for an easy midweek health kick

  • Lamb curry with cucumber raita on plate with spoon

    Lamb & squash biryani with cucumber raita

    A star rating of 4.4 out of 5.12 ratings

    Cook our healthy lamb curry with butternut squash for a tasty, filling dinner. It's low-calorie, rich in iron and provides three of your 5-a-day

  • One pan spicy rice

    One pan spicy rice

    A star rating of 4.7 out of 5.118 ratings

    This simple rice dish is a useful backup – it needs practically no preparation and uses storecupboard ingredients

  • Fragrant vegetable & cashew biryani

    Fragrant vegetable & cashew biryani

    A star rating of 4 out of 5.32 ratings

    A delicious vegetarian main dish or accompaniment to another curry, ideal for a curry buffet or spicy feast

  • Cheat’s beetroot biriyani in a saucepan

    Cheat’s beetroot biriyani

    A star rating of 4.7 out of 5.22 ratings

    Cook this beetroot biriyani and freeze the leftovers for busy weeknights. With colourful beetroot taking centre stage, it's full of spices and is a flavourful dish

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