Kidney bean recipes: Kidney bean curry

Kidney bean recipes

45 Recipes

Get inspired with our best-rated recipes for kidney beans. From chillies and curries to stews and salads, make the most of this storecupboard favourite.

Kidney bean curry


(150 ratings)

A rescue recipe for when there's nothing in the fridge, or when you fancy something cheap, delicious and filling...
  • 35 mins
  • Easy
  • Healthy
  • Vegetarian

Chilli con carne recipe


(1790 ratings)

This great chilli recipe has to be one of the best dishes to serve to friends for a casual get-together. An easy sharing favourite that uses up storecupboard ingredients.
  • 1 hour and 10 mins
  • Easy

Chilli chicken one-pot


(107 ratings)

A prepare-ahead one pot that will please all ages and is easily made for a crowd, just reheat and add some garlic bread and a salad
  • 1 hour and 25 mins
  • Easy

Quick bean & chorizo chilli


(78 ratings)

This fast and filling chilli is great served with rice or piled high onto a baked potato and dolloped with soured cream
  • 20 mins
  • Easy

Spicy chicken & bean stew


(60 ratings)

This hearty, satisfying one-pot is low fat and easy on the washing up
  • 1 hour and 35 mins
  • Easy
  • Healthy

Vegetable & bean chilli


(56 ratings)

This healthy veggie chilli makes for a quick and satisfying supper, crammed with pulses and colourful fresh vegetables
  • 45 mins
  • Easy
  • Healthy
  • Vegetarian

Refried bean quesadillas


(58 ratings)

This casual meat-free main is a cheap and cheerful way to fill up your friends
  • 30 mins
  • Easy
  • Vegetarian

Easy chilli con carne


(46 ratings)

Ideal for entertaining families with kids, this easy classic chilli dish is quick, hassle-free and great to have in the freezer
  • 1 hour and 20 mins
  • Easy

Salsa chicken peppers


(36 ratings)

A low-fat filler that can be warmed up easily for lunch the next day. Experiment with your favourite fillings
  • 50 mins
  • Easy

Cottage chilli hotpot


(31 ratings)

The ultimate make-ahead comfort food dish - if you're spending a weekend in the country this dish will defrost as you travel
  • 3 hours and 20 mins
  • Easy

Vegan chilli


(94 ratings)

This vegan chilli packs in plenty of vegetables and doesn’t fall short on the flavour front. Serve it with rice or in jacket potatoes for a filling supper...
  • 1 hour
  • Easy
  • Healthy
  • Vegetarian

Mexican bean salad


(28 ratings)

Not one to leave your tummy rumbling, this filling salad really hits the spot and has a spicy kick
  • 20 mins
  • Easy
  • Vegetarian

Spicy sausage & bean one-pot


(32 ratings)

A saucy, warming casserole with Cumberland sausages, chilli gravy and kidney beans. It's budget-friendly and ready in less than 30 minutes too...
  • 25 mins
  • Easy

Chicken quesadillas


(30 ratings)

These easy, budget-friendly chicken quesadillas make a quick lunch for two or a simple party snack and are a great way to use up leftover roast chicken
  • 16 mins
  • Easy

Cheesy bean potatoes


(21 ratings)

Give baked potatoes a bit of oomph with this easily reheated side dish - great with sausages and salad
  • 2 hours and 10 mins
  • Easy
  • Vegetarian

Fruity Caribbean curry


(25 ratings)

Kidney beans and veg make chicken drumsticks go further with this sweet and hot curry - pack in 4 of your 5 a day in a filling family meal
  • 1 hour
  • Easy

Spicy chicken fried rice


(23 ratings)

A clever mix of basmati and wild rice gives this superhealthy chicken dish a wonderfully nutty bite
  • 30 mins
  • Easy

Simple coconut & bean soup


(16 ratings)

This vegetarian meal in a bowl shows how something delicious can be made from mostly storecupboard ingredients
  • 30 mins
  • Easy
  • Vegetarian


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