We have collected our easy vegetarian curry recipes for you to devour. Nothing like a bowl of curry for a comforting lunch or dinner. We've got everyone's favorites like Paneer Tikka Masala, Chole, Butter Paneer, Dal and many more. Dunk your naan in the vegetarian Indian curries or pair them with rice, you are going to love the authentic and fresh flavors. With more than 35+ curries, you have a vegetarian curry a day to relish.
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With these easy-to-follow curry recipes, you'll have authentic curries cooking away in your Instant Pots or on your stove in no time. Most recipes have step by step instructions and a quick 1 minute video. Choose from fragrant curry recipes and spice up your dinner, tonight!
35+ Easy Vegetarian Curry Recipes
We have collected our easy vegetarian curry recipes for you to devour. Nothing like a bowl of curry for a comforting lunch or dinner. We've got everyone's favorites like Paneer Tikka Masala, Chole, Butter Paneer, Dal and many more. Dunk your naan in them or pair them with rice, you are going to love the authentic and fresh flavors. With more than 35+ curries, you have a vegetarian curry a day to relish.
Vegetable korma is a medley of braised vegetables in a creamy, flavorful sauce. A combination of comfort food and healthy veggies, you will feel good about serving this wholesome dish to your family. And with its bold blend of spices and veggies, the dish will delight your family when you make it for them!
Toor dal is a bold, delectable meal that's absolutely packed with protein and fiber. Since it's so loaded with filling protein and fiber, no one in your family will go away hungry when you serve this for them. And thanks to the Instant Pot, our version of this recipe makes clean up easy and decreases the total cook time, so you can have this ready in less than an hour!
Thai Green Curry
Thai green curry is a flavor packed, veggie filled meal that will satisfy your takeout cravings right at home! Refreshing and slightly spicy, this curry is sure to please your whole family. And since there is minimal prep involved and it cooks in less than a half hour thanks to the Instant Pot, you can easily make this any night of the week!
Chana Dal / Split Chickpea Dal
A split chickpea spicy, healthy dal perfect for any day of the week. Packed with flavor, this is the perfect way to get your kids to eat a healthy meal. This dal pairs well with a side of rice or roti. You can mix and match to find your perfect pairings to turn this into a wholesome, hearty meal you and your family will adore.
Spicy Urad Dal (Black Lentil Dal)
Spicy urad dal- black dal is a flavorful way to enjoy a hearty protein packed meal any night of the week. This easy Instant Pot recipe cooks up in less than 30 minutes and needs very little prep time. If you are looking for a bold blend of spices that you and your family will adore, then you should make this dal tonight!
Thai Massaman curry
Emphatically the king of curries - This Thai Massaman curry is a warm, comforting curry that is perfect for any night of the week. You don’t need a lot of time or ingredients to make this a delicious treat the whole family will love. Add additional veggies and make this a complete, wholesome convenience meal you’ll be making over and over again.
Mumbai Pav Bhaji
Mumbai Pav Bhaji is a popular street food that offers a flavorful comfort food perfect for days you need a bit of a pick me up. This popular Indian fast food features a hearty blend of veggies and warm flavor from a blend of aromatic spice. You and your family will love this cozy dish and you’ll feel good about cooking it. It’s the perfect way to get more veggies into your diet or into your kids’ mouths!
Dal Tadka Recipe
Yellow Dal tadka is a delicious, fast way to serve lentils to your family and friends. Dal Tadka with rice is a very popular meal in Indian cuisine due to its mouthwatering blend of aromatics. This flavorful entree is a weekly staple at our home and will undoubtedly become a staple in yours as well. You can feel good about serving this hearty, wholesome lentil.
Lauki Ki Sabzi | Bottle Gourd Curry Recipe
Lauki is a delicious traditional bottle gourd curry. This North Indian curry recipe features perfectly cooked bottle gourd in a savory onion tomato base with a gentle blend of aromatics. Making it in the Instant Pot lets you and your family enjoy this nutritious recipe any night of the week
Instant Pot Dal Palak / Spinach Dal Recipe
Instant Pot Dal Palak / Spinach Dal Video Recipe -brings modern convenience to traditional Indian cuisine. Bursting with flavor, dal palak is a great way to ensure that everyone in your family eats a protein packed, vegetarian meal.
The Best Vegetable Panang Curry (with video)
Our yummy Panang curry is a tasty, Thai treat you can make at home just about any night of the week. Bursting with a balance of sweet and spicy flavor, this rich and creamy comfort food is surprisingly healthy and a perfect way to get your picky eaters to get more vegetables in their mouths. If you love curry, you must try this easy, less than 30 minute recipe tonight!
Malai Kofta - Restaurant Style Recipe
Malai kofta is a delicious fried potato and cottage cheese (Paneer) ball in a rich tomato based curry sauce. This popular Indian recipe creates delicious dumplings, perfect for soaking up all the velvety sauce. The air fryer lightens up the traditionally deep fried dumplings while the Instant Pot makes putting together the curry sauce effortless. You don't have to wait for a special occasion to make this yummy recipe and treat yourself and your family to a vegetarian delight!
Instant Pot Dal Makhani Recipe
Dal makhani is Indian comfort food at its finest that your family will love. Thanks to the Instant Pot, it is quick and easy to make. This dal curry is perfect for cool days, days when you need a pick me up, and days when you just want to have something that tastes delicious. Some recipes are universally loved by every foodie and geographical boundaries don't matter. Dal Makhani is one such recipe that is loved across the world.
Best Chole Recipe
The best Punjabi chole recipe you can find is right here! Straight from my grandmother’s kitchen to yours, you will not find a more authentic tasting recipe. Though it tastes just like the traditional version, we use a modern twist and make my Punjabi chole in the Instant Pot. One taste of this perfectly cooked chickpea dish and you won’t want to eat this any other way.
Paneer Tikka Masala
Paneer tikka masala is a delicious dish featuring marinated cheese in a perfectly spiced creamy sauce. This classic dish warms up any night with its cozy flavors. Served over rice or paired with naan or roti, this recipe creates a filling comfort meal your family will devour.
Easy Weeknight Potato Curry / Aloo Curry
Easy weeknight potato curry or aloo curry is my go to easy dinner. When I’m at a loss of what to make, I can make this dinner in less than a 15 mins. Bursting with flavor, it will please even the toughest critics in your family. And since you can make this either on the stove or in your Instant Pot, there is no excuse not to make this vegan, gluten free recipe tonight! Video Recipe.
Instant Pot Punjabi Dum Aloo
Instant Pot Punjabi Dum Aloo - A delicious & easy preparation of baby potatoes pressure cooked in a thick & creamy Indian Masala Sauce. Packed with aroma and flavors, makes a perfect dish when you want to wow someone. Special occasions, celebrations or potluck, you are sure to impress everyone with the flavors. Pars well with basmati rice or flatbreads like Naan or Roti. Nut-Free. Gluten-Free. Vegan option included. Video Recipe.
Instant Pot Chana Saag / Chickpea Spinach Curry
Instant Pot Chana Saag / Chickpea Spinach Curry - A vegan and gluten-free chickpea spinach curry cooked in an onion tomato sauce. Makes a nutritious weeknight meal when paired with basmati jeera rice, quinoa, naan or roti. Ready in under 30 minutes. Yes please!!! Video Recipe.
Instant Pot Shahi Paneer
This restaurant style exotic curry with cottage cheese is not only exotic but one of the easiest Indian curries to ever make at home. The smooth, silky curry dunk with soft and tender paneer cubes is rich, creamy and super yummy when paired with Naan or Basmati Jeera Rice. Perfect for special occasions, parties and potlucks. Try it, might just become your new favorite curry. Gluten-Free. Vegan & Stove-top option included. Video Recipe.
Instant Pot Palak Paneer
This Instant Pot Palak Paneer tastes just like the Indian restaurant! It is Rich, creamy, and perfectly spiced spinach and paneer dish. This easy vegetarian dish is a hearty meal that’ll get your family to eat and love their greens!
Best Instant pot Matar Paneer
Instant Pot Matar Paneer is a creamy, flavor packed way to serve peas and soft Indian cheese. Using the pressure cooker ensures you get consistently delicious results in a fraction of the time. Your family will love this yummy, wholesome recipe.
Best Instant Pot Saag Aloo Recipe -(Spinach Potato Curry)
Instant Pot Saag Aloo (Spinach Potato Curry)-Full of warming flavors this a one-pot pressure cooker recipe for an Indian favorite, Saag Aloo, also known as Spinach Potato Curry. This creamy and flavorful potatoes and spinach curry is tasty, healthy and a breeze to make with this 30-minute recipe.
Instant pot Kadai Paneer
A delicious Indian comfort food. This mouthwatering recipe found in most Indian restaurants. It is one of the most popular Indian curries and cooked throughout the world. Quick to make, you can delight your family with any day of the week with this dish.
Instant Pot Kala Chana Masala
Instant Pot Kala Chana (Black Chana) Masala – Healthy food doesn’t have to be boring! This Kala Chana Masala Recipe is not only nutritious but also easy to make plus it’s sure to tantalize your tastebuds. Pair it with toasted bread, rice or an Indian flatbreads and it might just become your new favorite. Vegan. Gluten-Free. Instant Pot Video Recipe. Stove Top Pressure Cooker Recipe.
Navratan Korma - Instant pot / Stove Top
Navratan Korma is a delicious mixed vegetable curry dish loaded with veggies, nuts and fruits. This recipe for Instant Pot Navratan Korma provides Step By Step recipe along with video instructions to create an awesome curry that is loaded with layers of flavors in a creamy curry your family will love. It is slightly sweet in taste and is an excellent way to get your kids to eat veggies.
Aloo Matar - Instant Pot / Stove Top Recipe
A lipsmackingly delicious bowl of Potatoes (Aloo) and Peas (Matar) cooked in a tomato and onion curry. This vegan & glutenfree Aloo Matar recipe comes together easily with just a few pantry staples. Pair it with a flatbread, quinoa or rice and it makes a perfect weeknight meal. Instant Pot Aloo Matar Video Recipe.
How To Make Rajma Chawal Recipe (Instant Pot)
Instant Pot Rajma Chawal is a delicious meal your whole family will love. The Instant Pot makes preparing this hearty vegetarian recipe easy enough for a busy night. Leftovers store well and make perfect nutritious lunches to fuel your family’s day.
Green Moong Dal Recipe (Instant Pot & Stove Top)
This mung bean dal hits every note for a perfect meal. It is warming and filling, creamy and chunky, spiced but not spicy. Serve it with rice, fresh naan or toasted bread for an easy weeknight meal! Or enjoy it as a soup. In either ways it's sure to nourish your body and soothe your soul. Instant Pot Video Recipe and Pressure Cooker Stove Top recipe. Gluten-Free. Vegan option included.
Thai Peanut Curry (Rice and Tofu Instant Pot Recipe)
Looking for a quick and healthy meal for lunch boxes and other times when you’re on the go? This easy Instant Pot Thai peanut curry is the perfect make-ahead meal for times when you need a nutritious lunch to take with you. Plus this easy Thai curry recipe is the perfect meal when you are craving Thai takeout for dinner since you can whip it up in less time than it would take to go pick up your takeaway order.
Instant Pot Brown Lentil Curry
Looking for a quick, satisfying vegetarian meal that makes a hearty lunch or dinner? This easy Instant Pot Brown Lentil Curry is a hearty meal that will give you and your loved ones the boost of filling nutrition they need to power through the day. Packed with filling, wholesome ingredients, this whole masoor dal recipe is both good and good for you. Rich, nourishing and delicious – this Brown Lentil curry is love at first bite.
Instant Pot Methi Matar Malai Paneer
This curry is creamy, delicious, mild-flavored, rich looking curry made with Methi ( fenugreek leaves), Mattar (green peas), and Paneer. All it takes is an Electric Pressure Cooker and 10 minutes to prepare this awesomely delicious recipe!
Pindi Chole Recipe
The Pindi Chole is a classic street food delicacy curry recipe made with chickpeas and blend of spices. A healthy protein-rich vegan and gluten-free chickpea recipe. The most unique thing about this dish is the deep blackish-reddish color of the curry.
Mushroom Masala - Instant Pot and Stove Top
An easy & delicious restaurant style Indian vegan curry made with mushrooms & peas in an onion tomato based curry. Pair it with rice or a flatbread and it makes a perfect meal that is ready in 20 mins. Step by step Instant Pot and Stove Top recipe.
Love the Chana Masala or Chickpeas served at the Indian restaurant? Save a trip to the restaurant and make your own. This restaurant style Instant Pot Channa Masala is super easy to make. No long list of spices, just one spice blend is enough for the bomb of flavors. It's healthy, vegan, gluten-free and packed with protein. Instant Pot , Traditional Pressure Cooker and Stove Top instructions. Video Recipe.
Instant Pot Saag Paneer
This winter special makes everyone drool in winters. When cubed paneer enters the equation, the dish becomes saag paneer.
Instant Pot Whole Roasted Cauliflower in Indian Masala
Whole roasted cauliflower, served with a thick creamy Indian Masala Sauce. A perfect centerpiece for the holiday season, this dish is sure to wow the crowd. Exotic yet easy to make. Can be made ahead of time.Vegan & Gluten-Free but full of rich flavors and aroma.
Makhane Matar / Foxnuts & Peas Curry (V+GF)
A delicious curry traditionally made with Makhane / Foxnuts & Peas in a tomato and onion gravy loaded with milk fats. Our healthier twist on the Makhane Matar. Vegan.Gluten-Free.
Feel free to pair these curries with your favorite breads or rice.
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