5 quick and easy curry recipes to cook midweek

Curries can be long and laborious to make, but not always! These quick and easy curry recipes can all be made in 20 to 40 minutes, are budget-friendly and will please the whole family. From aloo ghobi to chicken biryani, you'll have it on the table before you've even had a chance to read the takeaway menu.

Nisha Katona aloo ghobi easy curry

A budget-friendly, vegetarian curry, this aloo ghobi recipe from Nisha Katona's The Spice Tree: Indian Cooking Made Beautifully Simple consists of potato, cauliflower and plenty of warming spices. Ready in about 30 minutes, it's a midweek curry or perfect as a side dish. 

Madhur Jaffrey easy fish curry

This Kerala-Style Fish Curry from Madhur Jaffrey's Curry Easy can be ready in just 30 to 40 minutes. With flaky fish, creamy coconut and just a hint of spice, it's an all-round family pleaser.

chicken biryani

Put down the takeaway menu and opt instead for this easy chicken biryani from Eat Well for Less: Quick and Easy Meals. A one-pot dish of chicken, rice and vegetables cooked together with spices, it's a healthy and economical supper.

courgette aubergine curry the hemsleys

This simple one-pot Courgette and Aubergine Curry from the Helmsley sisters' The Art of Eating Well is bulked out with red lentils and flavoured with coconut, ginger and lime for a nutritious and delicious dinner.

red pork curry

Red pork curry from My Kitchen Table: 100 Easy Chinese Suppers is a fragrant and easy dish, and ready in just 20 minutes.

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