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Easy curry 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.

601 ratings 4.7 out of 5 star rating

A rustic and authentic quick Indian one-pot packed with tonnes of hot Asian spices and fragrant coriander.

45 mins
Easy
304 ratings 4.6 out of 5 star rating

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
Gluten-free
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273 ratings 4.4 out of 5 star rating

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
5 ratings 5.0 out of 5 star rating

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 hr and 35 mins
Easy
Vegetarian
Gluten-free
37 ratings 4.5 out of 5 star rating

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 hrs and 50 mins
Easy
17 ratings 3.6 out of 5 star rating

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
Gluten-free
292 ratings 4.6 out of 5 star rating

This takeaway favourite is freezer-friendly and quick to reheat, giving you the chance to get ahead and save money.

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

Create a tasty, spicy vegetarian dish with mushroom and curry in less than half an hour

30 mins
Easy
Vegan
176 ratings 4.7 out of 5 star rating

Learn how to make an authentic-tasting Thai curry with this step-by-step recipe

40 mins
Easy
281 ratings 4.8 out of 5 star rating

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

40 mins
Easy
36 ratings 4.9 out of 5 star rating

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
Gluten-free
189 ratings 4.2 out of 5 star rating

A mild chicken curry with oodles of flavour

40 mins
Easy
200 ratings 4.7 out of 5 star rating

Chicken thighs are good value and tasty, just right for this healthy, versatile curry

30 mins
Easy
231 ratings 4.7 out of 5 star rating

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
260 ratings 4.8 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
159 ratings 4.3 out of 5 star rating

Fast and flavoursome, this creamy chicken curry is ready in under 20 minutes

18 mins
Easy
140 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
146 ratings 4.6 out of 5 star rating

Slow-cooked, meltingly tender beef and a sprinkling of crunchy peanuts to finish - it's curry heaven

2 hrs and 25 mins
Easy
140 ratings 4.5 out of 5 star rating

Try this curry with a touch of Thai flavours, ready in 30 minutes

40 mins
Easy
Healthy
Vegetarian
120 ratings 4.3 out of 5 star rating

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
141 ratings 4.3 out of 5 star rating

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

15 mins
Easy
142 ratings 4.6 out of 5 star rating

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

15 mins
Easy
162 ratings 4.7 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
112 ratings 4.6 out of 5 star rating

Even a cauliflower-hater will love the warm coconut and flavours of this vegetarian curry dish

1 hr
Easy
Vegetarian
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