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Chickpea curry recipes

Try one of our best chickpea curries for a filling, vegetarian main. We've also included chicken, pork and fish with plenty of healthy and easy options.

270 ratings 4.8 out of 5 star rating

This Southern Indian chickpea curry, created by reader Jon Gregg, is a vegan recipe that's three of your five-a-day. If you're big on meat, then this could be the perfect veggie accompaniment

40 mins
Easy
Vegan
Gluten-free
159 ratings 4.6 out of 5 star rating

Up your veg count and get three of your five-a-day with this fragrant, low fat vegetarian curry

50 mins
Easy
Healthy
Vegetarian
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62 ratings 4.2 out of 5 star rating

With golden aubergine, fresh tomatoes and a fragrant coconut sauce, this veggie curry's a surefire summertime winner

1 hr and 10 mins
Easy
Vegan
118 ratings 4.3 out of 5 star rating

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
Vegan
139 ratings 4.5 out of 5 star rating

A veggie dinner party dish which stands alone as a vegan main course or as a complex side dish perfect served with spiced roast meat or fish.

40 mins
Easy
Vegan
77 ratings 4.4 out of 5 star rating

A low-fat curry that's packed with full, fragrant flavour - you can make it in one pot, too

1 hr and 10 mins
Easy
160 ratings 4.4 out of 5 star rating

A superhealthy, vegan curry that accounts for 2 of your 5-a-day and is low in calories to boot!

55 mins
Easy
Healthy
Vegan
120 ratings 4.4 out of 5 star rating

Want to use up the cans cluttering up your cupboards? This satisfying veggie chickpea curry is made in four easy steps and counts as three of your five-a-day

55 mins
Easy
Vegan
Gluten-free
56 ratings 4.7 out of 5 star rating

A low-fat, low-calorie Indian vegan one-pot that's full of delicious sunshine flavours and hot spice

20 mins
Easy
Vegan
18 ratings 4.4 out of 5 star rating

Parsnips work so well in this wintry vegan curry, adding flavour and texture. Serve with naans to soak up the lovely sauce

45 mins
Easy
Vegan
Gluten-free
15 ratings 3.8 out of 5 star rating

A rustic Indian one pot with tender, marinated meat is a perfect dish to make in batches and freeze

2 hrs and 35 mins
Easy
5 ratings 5.0 out of 5 star rating

Make this spiced mango, red cabbage, spinach and chickpea salad as a speedy packed lunch for one. It's not only tasty, but healthy too, delivering three of your 5-a-day

15 mins
Easy
Healthy
Vegetarian
43 ratings 4.0 out of 5 star rating

A superhealthy vegetable-packed curry with chickpeas, spinach and tomatoes. Serve this delicious Indian dish with filling brown basmati rice

35 mins
Easy
Healthy
Vegan
46 ratings 4.6 out of 5 star rating

Get some protein into a vegan diet with this tasty chickpea curry jacket. It's an easy midweek meal, or filling lunch that packs a lot of flavour.

1 hr
Easy
Healthy
Vegan
6 ratings 4.0 out of 5 star rating

This Keralan-inspired mackerel dish provides a hearty, deeply spiced supper with brain-boosting properties

35 mins
Easy
Healthy
20 ratings 4.3 out of 5 star rating

Tamarind and fennel seeds complement each other in this vegetarian dish from Uttar Pradesh

35 mins
Easy
Healthy
Vegetarian
61 ratings 4.1 out of 5 star rating

Try this flavourful lamb curry with creamy mash

1 hr and 45 mins
Easy
15 ratings 4.9 out of 5 star rating

An easy vegetarian curry that can be cooked in one pan with a rich and creamy sauce - serve with simple, homemade flatbreads

1 hr
Easy
Vegetarian
21 ratings 4.3 out of 5 star rating

You’ll love the ‘tarka’, which is the spiced butter that’s poured over this subtly flavoured Indian chickpea and coconut dhal. Serve with chutneys and pickles alongside

1 hr and 5 mins
Easy
Vegetarian
Gluten-free
5 ratings 3.8 out of 5 star rating

An easy Indian-style veggie supper that's low in fat

20 mins
Easy
Vegetarian
277 ratings 4.5 out of 5 star rating

An easy-to-prepare midweek one-pot with cod fillet, chickpeas, ginger and spices - it's healthy, low calorie and packed with iron too.

35 mins
Easy
Healthy
18 ratings 4.4 out of 5 star rating

Delicious served on its own, or as a side dish with grilled chicken breasts rubbed with a little curry paste

30 mins
Easy
Vegan
255 ratings 4.6 out of 5 star rating

A storecupboard spice pot with red and green lentils, chickpeas and coriander. Serve with yogurt and naan bread

35 mins
Easy
Vegetarian
13 ratings 4.2 out of 5 star rating

This superhealthy veggie curry will appeal to the tastebuds of vegetarians and meat eaters alike

35 mins
Easy
Vegetarian
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