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Easy curry recipes

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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.

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  • Home-style chicken curry in a deep dish with fork

    Home-style chicken curry

    A star rating of 4.7 out of 5.690 ratings

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

  • Thai green curry in bowl with rice

    Thai green chicken curry

    A star rating of 4.6 out of 5.346 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

  • Easy Thai prawn curry

    Easy Thai prawn curry

    A star rating of 4.4 out of 5.286 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

  • Moong dhal makhani served in bowls

    Moong dhal makhani

    A star rating of 5 out of 5.8 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

  • A serving of beef curry with rice

    Beef curry

    A star rating of 4.7 out of 5.139 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

  • Chicken tikka masala with rice on a plate

    Chicken tikka masala

    A star rating of 4.5 out of 5.338 ratings

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

  • One-pot mushroom & potato curry

    Mushroom & potato curry

    A star rating of 4.3 out of 5.367 ratings

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

  • Thai chicken curry

    Thai chicken curry

    A star rating of 4.7 out of 5.184 ratings

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

  • Lahori chanay ki daal served on a decorative plate

    Lahori chanay ki daal

    A star rating of 0 out of 5.0 ratings

    Try this version of chanay ki daal for a taste of the street-food stalls of Lahore in Pakistan – black cardamom helps mimic a coal-smoked taste

  • Thai pork & peanut curry

    Thai pork & peanut curry

    A star rating of 4.8 out of 5.321 ratings

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

  • A bowl of coconut & corn curry

    Coconut & corn curry

    A star rating of 4 out of 5.1 rating

    Enjoy this warming coconut and corn curry for an easy meat-free meal for two. Full of warming spices, it's a quick and comforting vegan dinner

  • Paneer korma served in a casserole dish

    Paneer korma

    A star rating of 4.6 out of 5.85 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

  • Creamy masala chicken

    Creamy masala chicken

    A star rating of 4.2 out of 5.195 ratings

    A mild chicken curry with oodles of flavour

  • Sweet potato & chicken curry

    Sweet potato & chicken curry

    A star rating of 4.7 out of 5.207 ratings

    Chicken thighs are good value and tasty, just right for this healthy, versatile curry. It's also packed with veggies such as spinach, sweet potato and tomatoes.

  • Plate of chicken korma with basmati rice

    Chicken korma

    A star rating of 4.6 out of 5.292 ratings

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

  • Lentil & sweet potato curry with yogurt & naan breads

    Lentil & sweet potato curry

    A star rating of 4.7 out of 5.306 ratings

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

  • Nutty chicken curry

    Nutty chicken curry

    A star rating of 4.3 out of 5.169 ratings

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

  • Pumpkin curry with chickpeas

    Pumpkin curry with chickpeas

    A star rating of 4.4 out of 5.152 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.

  • Beef massaman curry

    Beef massaman curry

    A star rating of 4.6 out of 5.170 ratings

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

  • Spiced chicken balti

    Spiced chicken balti

    A star rating of 4.3 out of 5.122 ratings

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

  • Red Thai salmon curry

    Red Thai salmon curry

    A star rating of 4.3 out of 5.146 ratings

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

  • Super-quick fish curry

    Super-quick fish curry

    A star rating of 4.6 out of 5.157 ratings

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

  • Indian butternut squash curry in a bowl with rice

    Indian butternut squash curry

    A star rating of 4.6 out of 5.187 ratings

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

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