Hasty and tasty, these are the easiest curry recipes on the planet and all take 20 minutes or less to prepare. You're welcome!

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We're loving Lucas Hollweg's irresistible turkey and spinach curry

Long ingredients lists, hard-to-follow instructions and cooking times measure in days? Naah, curry doesn’t have to be complicated – honest.

Easy turkey curry (prep time 15 mins, ready in 50)

Curry powder and sweet mango chutney make a perfect combo of sugar and spice. Make a big batch and freeze for when you can’t be bothered to cook.

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Spiced fish curry (prep time 15 mins, ready in 30)

Using mainly frozen and storecupboard ingredients, you can knock out this aromatic fish curry any time.

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Thai green fish curry (prep time 5 mins, ready in 20)

On your marks, get set, go! This is officially the quickest curry ever – on the table in 20 minutes.

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Easy chicken curry (prep time 15 mins, ready in 40)

Don't be a wuss – you can make a curry paste. For this dish, you only need one teaspoon of each spice; so if you can count to one, you can do it!

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Quick prawn curry (prep time 10 mins, ready in 25)

Queen of curries, Anjum Anand, shares her recipe for a tangy prawn curry. Mustard seeds, curry leaves and plump prawns make this one an absolute cracker.

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Massaman duck curry (prep time 20 mins, ready in 55)

The Hairy Bikers cheat with a jar of curry paste, adding tangy fish sauce and star anise to big up the flavour.

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Curry in a hurry? Cheat the rest with ready-made naan, (warmed in the oven), shop-bought raita and a packet of poppadoms. Who needs a takeaway now?