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Rated as 4.76 out of 5 Stars

"This was a family-favorite as I was growing up. It's fast and easy. Serve on a bed of rice."
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38 m servings 420
Original recipe yields 4 servings (1 /2-cup servings)


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  1. Melt butter in a skillet over medium heat. stir in onion and garlic; cook until onion is translucent, 3 to 5 minutes.
  2. Stir beef into onion mixture; cook until crumbly and no longer pink, 5 to 10 minutes. Drain excess fat from beef mixture.
  3. Stir tomatoes, peas, curry powder, salt, paprika, chili powder, and black pepper into beef mixture; cook until thickened, about 20 minutes. Garnish with coconut.

Nutrition Facts

Per Serving: 420 calories; 30.7 14.5 22.6 93 1053 Full nutrition

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This was so easy to make and we LOVED it. The flavors play well together. We used ground turkey and it was wonderful. Thanks for sharing your family favorite!!!

I added a few extra veggies from my garden.. zucchini and a variety of tomatoes instead of tinned .

Loved this, served it on white rice, added plenty of tomato----very tasty and something a bit different, and soooo easy to make. I made it in the morning so the flavors had a chance to blend.

Delicious. I loved the warmth of the Masala Curry with the beef and coconut.It was quick and easy to make too. I liked it so much that I made Empanadas with the filling. Wow that's so good!

Really nice recipe!!!...I cut the amount of paprika and chili power. You can really say it's an Indian recipe, the flavors are authentic.

My husband, son and I liked this! The spices in this season the ground beef nicely, and give it a warmth of flavor. We served this over Jasmine rice with naan bread on the side. Quick and easy t...

Easy and tasty! The coconut adds another dimension of flavor; kind of ying and yang of salty and sweet. I served this over rice. Next time, I will greatly reduce or even eliminate the salt. Supe...

With using only one dish, it couldn’t be easier! Quick, satisfying and flavorful meal on a busy weeknight.

Delicious and aesthetically pleasing to look at! I served it on white rice and it was perfect!