10 Quick and Easy Vegetarian Curry Recipes

Love a curry? Who doesn't! And they're even better when they can be on the table in record time. This versatile collection of recipes ranges from our favourite summer curries to warming dishes that are the epitome of comfort food. So whatever kind of veggie curry you're after, you're bound to find a recipe here to suit your needs - and time constraints!

quick and easy vegetarian curries

Rainbow Chard Saag Aloo from Fresh India by Meera Sodha

This recipe from Meera Sodha's new cookbook, Fresh India, makes for the perfect midweek meal. It can be on the table in less than 30 minutes but is still bright, bold and full of flavour. 

 
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quick and easy veggie curries

Courgette and Aubergine Curry from The Art of Eating Well by Jasmine and Melissa Hemsley

This Hemsley and Hemsley recipe is fortified with their favourite bone broth, making this dish a tasty and nourishing choice. Plus it's a one pot affair, meaning less time spent on the washing up. 

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quick and easy vegetarian curry recipes

Mighty Mushroom Curry Red Lentils, Brown Rice and Poppadoms from Everyday Super Food by Jamie Oliver

This recipe proves that veggie curries can still be super satisfying. Packed with meaty mushrooms and filling lentils, you won't be sniffing around the fridge after this meal. 

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quick and easy vegetarian curry recipes

Chilli Paneer from Made in India by Meera Sodha

Paneer makes for an excellent alternative to meat in curries and is the perfect canvas for lively spices. This Meera Sodha recipe can be on the table in 10 minutes so is something of a midweek saviour! 

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quick and easy vegetarian curries

Stir-fried Aubergines Cooked in a Tamil Nadu Style from Curry Easy Vegetarian by Madhur Jaffrey

This is just one of the fantastic recipes from Madhur Jaffrey's Curry Easy Vegetarian - a must-have for any veggie curry connoisseurs. This recipe showcases the humble aubergine and makes it something to shout about. 

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quick and easy vegetarian curry recipes

Gujarati Dal with Peanuts + Star Anise from Fresh India by Meera Sodha

Another must-make from Meera Sodha's Fresh India, this Gujarati Dal has been elevated to something really special with the addition of red-skinned peanuts and star anise. If you're looking to save time, make sure to soak your lentils the night before cooking. 

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quick and easy vegetarian curry recipes

Chana Palak Curry from Feelgood Family Food by Dean Edwards

This recipe from Dean Edwards' Feelgood Family Food is a real keeper. Packed with veggies, gently spiced and ready in under 20 minutes it's perfect for post-school and work hungry bellies. 

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quick and easy vegetarian curry recipes

Indian Lentil-Cauliflower Soup from Oh She Glows by Angela Liddon

This curried soup is the epitome of comfort food. Not only is it a deliciously warming eat, it's also simply assembled and makes wonderful leftovers. Definitely one for your repertoire.  

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10 quick and easy vegetarian curries

Roasted Cauliflower with Punjabi Seasonings from Curry Easy Vegetarian by Madhur Jaffrey.

Elevate the humble cauliflower to something delicious with this recipe from Madhur Jaffrey's Curry Easy Vegetarian. Serve alongside chapattis, rice and yoghurt relish for the ultimate quick and easy feast. 

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quick and easy vegetarian curry recipes

Pumpkin, Black-eyed Bean + Coconut Curry from Fresh India by Meera Sodha

Meera Sodha hits the vegetable coconut curry out the park with this recipe from Fresh India. Bookmark this one, it will be an enduring favourite, we're sure. 

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