Looking for new delicious ways to enjoy mushrooms? Look no further than these 12 delicious Indian mushroom recipes!

Mushrooms are a delicious and versatile ingredient used in many Indian dishes. From delicious appetizers to creamy curries and rice dishes, these Indian mushroom recipes are great whether you are a vegetarian or want to eat something healthy and tasty.

All of these mushroom recipes are vegetarian and easy to make. Many of the dishes are keto-friendly and great to add to a healthy low-carb meal plan.

Tandoori Mushroom Tikka

Tandoori Mushroom Kebab in skewers
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Restaurant-style Tandoori Mushroom Tikka is an easy, tasty appetizer to make at home in the air fryer, oven, or grill. These Indian gilled mushrooms are flavorful, thanks to the juicy marinated mushrooms and crunchy vegetables.

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Mushroom Matar Masala

instant pot mushroom matar with rice and spoons on the side
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Easy and delicious Mushroom Matar Masala made in the Instant Pot and stovetop. Made with earthy mushrooms, onions, tomatoes, and aromatic spices, this Mushroom Masala Curry is perfect for a delicious warm weeknight dinner!

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Brown Rice Mushroom Pilaf

Instant Pot Mushroom Brown Rice Pilaf
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Love Mushrooms? This will be your new favorite – Easy, healthy & delicious Brown Rice Mushroom Pilaf. A flavorful one-pot dish with just five ingredients. It is perfect for making on a weeknight and enjoying as a side or meal. Even better, make it on the stovetop or in the Instant Pot.

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Mushroom Pepper Fry

Mushroom pepper fry in a plate with paratha
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A flavorful and quick Mushroom Pepper Fry prepared in the style of South Indian cuisine that may serve as either a main course or an evening snack

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Mushroom Masala

Mushroom masala in a bowl with spoon
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Mushroom masala is an Indian curry dish with button mushrooms that taste great. This mushroom gravy is easy to make on the Instant Pot or stove.

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Kadai Mushroom

Kadai Mushroom garnished with cilantro
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Kadai Mushroom is a delicious Indian meal made by cooking mushrooms and bell peppers in a curry made with hot onions and tomatoes.

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Mushroom Paniyaram

Mushroom Paniyaram in a steel container.
Photo Credit: Vidhyas Home Cooking

Mushroom Paniyaram is a popular South Indian snack made with fermented batter and filled with sautéed mushrooms, onions, and spices. These fluffy, savory dumplings are perfect for breakfast, brunch, or as an appetizer.

Get the Mushroom Paniyaram recipe.

Mushroom Manchurian

Mushroom manchurian in a fork
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Forget about cauliflower and paneer manchurian for a second and make room for this tasty no-fry vegan mushroom Manchurian – Indo-Chinese dish.

Get the Mushroom Manchurian recipe.

Chili Mushroom

Chili Mushroom in a platter with spoon
Photo Credit: Fun Food Frolic

This Indian-Chinese vegetarian dish is known as Chilli Mushroom. It is a gravy made with mushrooms and a variety of colorful peppers that is covered in a sweet and spicy sauce. This vegan chili sauce is the realization of every mushroom lover’s wildest dreams.

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Chickpea Mushroom Curry

Chickpea Mushroom Curry in a bowl
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This is the easiest and best Chickpea Curry or Chana Masala with Mushroom I’ve ever had. In this creamy Indian meal, spices, coconut cream, and veggies blend harmoniously. Everyone should try it.

Get the Chickpea Mushroom Curry recipe.

Mushroom Biryani

Mushroom biryani in a white plate
Photo Credit: Vegan Richa

Mushroom biryani is a delicious vegan version of chicken biryani cooked with meaty mushrooms, fluffy rice, and delicious spices. Weeknight dinner!

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Goan Mushroom Xacuti

Goan Mushroom Xacuti in a cast iron pan.
Photo Credit: Vidhya’s Home Cooking

The vegetarian version of the famous Goan curry – Xacuti prepared with roasted aromatic Indian spices and coconut.

Get the Mushroom Xacuti recipe.

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About Meeta

I strongly believe that each one of us has a chef inside us, we just need to explore the ingredients and create great food. My passion is to share easy, healthy, and wholesome recipes made using Instant Pot & Air Fryer, that are well tested, so you can cook with confidence.

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  1. Wow!. I love mushrooms and with so many recipes to try out, thank you Meeta. I love Indo-Chinese cuisine too, so am anxious to try out some of those, specially the “no fry” Manchurian mushrooms and the mushroom chili. Many thanks.