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Vegetarian Jackfruit Curry
Prep Time: 5 mins
Cook Time: 20 mins
Total Time: 25 mins

This Vegetarian Jackfruit Curry is gluten and grain free with a vegan option. A plant based dinner that can be served with rice or cauliflower rice!

Course: Mains
Cuisine: Indian
Keyword: Vegetarian Jackfruit Curry
Servings: 4 servings
Calories: 244 kcal
Author: Alyssa Brantley
4.5 from 2 votes
Vegetarian Jackfruit Curry from www.EverydayMaven.com
  • 1/4 cup Ghee see NOTES for dairy free option
  • 1 extra large yellow onion pureed
  • 5 to 6 cloves garlic pureed
  • 1 inch piece fresh ginger root peeled and pureed
  • 1/2 tablespoon ground cumin
  • 1/2 tablespoon garam masala
  • 1/2 tablespoon curry powder
  • 1 teaspoon paprika
  • 1 teaspoon kosher salt
  • 1/4 teaspoon ground turmeric
  • pinch cayenne pepper
  • pinch black pepper
  • 2 14 ounce cans young jackfruit, drained
  • 1 cup tomato sauce
  • 1/2 cup coconut cream
  • 1/3 cup organic frozen peas
  • fresh cilantro for garnish
  • steamed rice or cauliflower rice for serving
  1. Use a food processor or high powered blender to puree the onion, garlic cloves and peeled ginger.
  2. Combine all spices from cumin through black pepper in a small ramekin.
  3. Open canned jackfruit and drain.
  4. Measure tomato sauce, coconut cream and frozen peas.
  1. Heat a soup pot or dutch oven over medium heat. Once hot, add Ghee.
  2. Once Ghee is hot and completely liquefied, add pureed onion, garlic and ginger mixture.
  3. Saute 5 to 6 minutes, stirring frequently and add spice mixture. Saute 45 seconds to 1 minute, stirring constantly, until spices are fragrant.
  4. Add drained jackfruit and stir to coat.
  5. Add tomato sauce, stir to mix well. Cover, reduce heat to low and simmer for 8 to 10 minutes.
  6. Remove lid, raise heat to medium. Add coconut cream and frozen peas. Continue cooking, 2 to 3 minutes, until peas are warmed through and sauce has thickened.
  7. Serve hot over steamed rice or cauliflower rice topped with fresh cilantro and Enjoy!
Nutrition Facts
Vegetarian Jackfruit Curry
Amount Per Serving
Calories 244 Calories from Fat 198
% Daily Value*
Fat 22g34%
Saturated Fat 16g100%
Cholesterol 28mg9%
Sodium 907mg39%
Potassium 406mg12%
Carbohydrates 11g4%
Fiber 3g13%
Sugar 4g4%
Protein 3g6%
Vitamin A 605IU12%
Vitamin C 12mg15%
Calcium 31mg3%
Iron 2.4mg13%
* Percent Daily Values are based on a 2000 calorie diet.

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