Kid Friendly Indian Food Recipes

Indian Sweet Potato and Lentil Soup
Indian Sweet Potato and Lentil Soup

Indian Sweet Potato and Lentil Soup

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Lentils, sweet potatoes, onions, and spinach are simmered with aromatic Indian-inspired spices, creating a deliciously warm and hearty meal.
Naan
Naan

Naan

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This recipe makes the best naan I have tasted outside of an Indian restaurant. I can't make enough of it for my family. I serve it with shish kabobs, but I think they would eat it plain.
Indian Tomato Rice
Indian Tomato Rice

Indian Tomato Rice

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This tomato rice with onion, turmeric, and ginger is an Indian-inspired comfort food that kids love and is quick and easy for weeknights.
Red Lentil Curry
Red Lentil Curry

Red Lentil Curry

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This is a rich and hearty lentil curry, great as a main meal rather than as a side dish like the more traditional Indian dhal. Don't let the ingredient list faze you, this really is an easy dish to make. This dish is great served with basmati rice.
Curry Stand Chicken Tikka Masala Sauce
Curry Stand Chicken Tikka Masala Sauce

Curry Stand Chicken Tikka Masala Sauce

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Chunks of chicken simmer in a spicy tomato and cream sauce for the bright orange chicken tikka masala you crave.
Indian-Influenced Zucchini Onion Pepper Latkes
Indian-Influenced Zucchini Onion Pepper Latkes

Indian-Influenced Zucchini Onion Pepper Latkes

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Made with grated zucchini instead of potato, these Indian-influenced latkes are flavored with onions, chickpea flour, cumin, and coriander.
Mulligatawny Soup I
Mulligatawny Soup I

Mulligatawny Soup I

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This recipe combines chicken breast, curry powder, rice, chopped apple, and cream for lovely, Indian-inspired soup. You will need about an hour to prepare this soup.
Fried Chicken Biryani (Filipino-Style)
Fried Chicken Biryani (Filipino-Style)

Fried Chicken Biryani (Filipino-Style)

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Basmati rice is layered with fried chicken, vegetables, and plenty of aromatics in this Filipino adaptation of traditional Indian biryani.
Chef John's Chicken Tikka Masala
Chef John's Chicken Tikka Masala

Chef John's Chicken Tikka Masala

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It requires a few ingredients and a little time, but Chef John's recipe for chicken tikka masala is well worth the effort.
Chickpea Curry
Chickpea Curry

Chickpea Curry

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Chickpeas are simmered in a fragrantly spiced curry sauce mixture and garnished with fresh cilantro.
Curried Chicken and Brown Rice Casserole
Curried Chicken and Brown Rice Casserole

Curried Chicken and Brown Rice Casserole

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Cinnamon, garlic, raisins, lemon juice, and tomatoes enliven this quick and easy curried chicken casserole.
Indian Curry Potato Fries
Indian Curry Potato Fries

Indian Curry Potato Fries

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Potato cubes are fried in Indian-inspired spices for a perfect accompaniment to a curry dish. Serve alongside tamarind chutney for dipping.
Vegetarian Korma
Vegetarian Korma

Vegetarian Korma

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This is an easy vegetarian curry. It's rich, creamy, mildly spiced, and extremely flavorful. Serve with naan and rice.
Bow Ties with Sausage, Tomatoes and Cream
Bow Ties with Sausage, Tomatoes and Cream

Bow Ties with Sausage, Tomatoes and Cream

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Sweet Italian sausage is simmered with plum tomatoes, garlic, onion and heavy cream to create a thick, rich sauce that's served with bow tie pasta.
Samosadilla (Samosa Quesadilla)
Samosadilla (Samosa Quesadilla)

Samosadilla (Samosa Quesadilla)

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You can't mess up a samosa quesadilla, Chef John's easier, tortilla-wrapped alternative to the beloved but often finicky pea-and-potato pocket.
Indian Relish
Indian Relish

Indian Relish

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Spread cream cheese on your favorite crackers and top with this zesty relish. Red bell peppers and sweet onion are simmered in white wine vinegar and red pepper flakes.
Curried Potato and Spinach Soup
Curried Potato and Spinach Soup

Curried Potato and Spinach Soup

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This quick and easy Curried Potato and Spinach Soup flavored with cumin, turmeric, and curry powder will be loved by adults and kids alike.
Easy Masala Hash Browns
Easy Masala Hash Browns

Easy Masala Hash Browns

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These quick and easy hash browns tossed in garam masala make an Indian-inspired potato side dish that will leave everyone wanting seconds.
Hungarian Pizzelle
Hungarian Pizzelle

Hungarian Pizzelle

This pizzelle is based on a traditional Hungarian family recipe that uses less flour for a thin and delicate cookie with a hint of anise.
Indian Tomato Chicken
Indian Tomato Chicken

Indian Tomato Chicken

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Ginger, garlic, cumin, cinnamon, turmeric and a host of exotic spices coat sauteed chicken in tomato sauce. A long simmer seals in the complex flavors of this aromatic dish.
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