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Easy curry recipes

53 Recipes

In search of an easy curry to serve family and friends? Look no further than our collection of top-rated curry recipes, which pack in a real flavour punch.

Home-style chicken curry


(568 ratings)

A rustic and authentic quick Indian one-pot packed with tonnes of hot Asian spices and fragrant coriander
  • 45 mins
  • Easy

Thai green chicken curry


(284 ratings)

Don't call the local takeaway – impress friends and family by cooking this fragrant and creamy Thai green chicken curry. It's easy and quick to make...
  • 40 mins
  • Easy

Easy Thai prawn curry


(269 ratings)

Try our easy Thai prawn curry on a busy weeknight. This quick dinner is ready in under 20 minutes and flavoured with warming red Thai curry paste
  • 20 mins
  • Easy

Moong dhal makhani


(5 ratings)

This dhal from Lucknow 49 uses mung beans cooked in milk, and is gently spiced and comforting. Serve as a main or side dish – it's a great veggie partner to an Indian feast...
  • 1 hour and 35 mins
  • Easy
  • Vegetarian

Beef curry


(17 ratings)

Make our easy beef curry and serve with a hunk of naan bread to mop up the delicious juices. If you prefer it less spicy, simply add less chilli powder
  • 2 hours and 50 mins
  • Easy

Chicken vindaloo


(14 ratings)

Turn up the heat with a homemade chicken vindaloo made with plenty of aromatic spices. Serve with warmed flatbreads for a simple, satisfying supper
  • 45 mins
  • Easy

Chicken tikka masala


(267 ratings)

This takeaway favourite is freezer-friendly and quick to reheat, giving you the chance to get ahead and save money
  • 1 hour and 5 mins
  • Easy

Thai chicken curry


(174 ratings)

Learn how to make an authentic-tasting Thai curry with this step-by-step recipe
  • 40 mins
  • Easy

Thai pork & peanut curry


(270 ratings)

Use fragrant hot red curry paste as the base to this coconut curry dish with baby sweetcorn, coriander and soy
  • 40 mins
  • Easy

Paneer korma


(29 ratings)

Cook this recipe inspired by saag paneer in just 30 minutes. It's a flavourful veggie curry that's heady with fresh ginger and cardamom. Serve with rice or naan breads...
  • 30 mins
  • Easy
  • Vegetarian

Chicken korma


(212 ratings)

Want a curry without too many calories? Use fat-free Greek yogurt instead of cream for a healthy korma that will give your local takeaway a run for its money
  • 35 mins
  • Easy
  • Healthy

Lentil & sweet potato curry


(245 ratings)

A storecupboard spice pot with red and green lentils, chickpeas and coriander. Serve with yogurt and naan bread
  • 35 mins
  • Easy
  • Vegetarian

Nutty chicken curry


(155 ratings)

Fast and flavoursome, this creamy chicken curry is ready in under 20 minutes
  • 18 mins
  • Easy

Pumpkin curry with chickpeas


(134 ratings)

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
  • Vegetarian

Beef massaman curry


(141 ratings)

Slow-cooked, meltingly tender beef and a sprinkling of crunchy peanuts to finish - it's curry heaven...
  • 2 hours and 25 mins
  • Easy

Spiced chicken balti


(122 ratings)

Compliments came rolling in about this almost as soon as the magazine went on sale. Try it and let us know your thoughts
  • 35 mins
  • Easy

Red Thai salmon curry


(139 ratings)

Make this as spicy as you like and experiment with different veg. It will soon become a last minute favourite
  • 15 mins
  • Easy

Super-quick fish curry


(133 ratings)

A low fat fish curry that's ready in a flash, make sure you buy your fish from a sustainable source
  • 15 mins
  • Easy

Indian butternut squash curry


(154 ratings)

Up your veg count and get three of your five-a-day with this fragrant, low fat vegetarian curry
  • 50 mins
  • Easy
  • Healthy
  • Vegetarian

Cauliflower, egg & potato curry


(110 ratings)

Even a cauliflower-hater will love the warm coconut and flavours of this vegetarian curry dish
  • 1 hour
  • Easy
  • Vegetarian

Chicken jalfrezi


(257 ratings)

Instead of calling the Indian takeaway, make your own easy chicken jalfrezi. This curry is also healthy with two of your 5-a-day and a dose of vitamin C
  • 1 hour and 10 mins
  • Easy
  • Healthy


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