Vegan Jackfruit Curry Recipe

Best jackfruit recipes

With a distinctly meaty texture, jackfruit is great at absorbing flavour and a brilliant alternative for vegetarians and vegans

Looking for jackfruit recipe ideas? Want to know how to make this exotic fruit into a great savoury dish? Try one of our meat-free ‘pulled pork’ recipes or punchy curries for a vegetarian meal with a difference. For more veggie inspiration try our vegan chilli ideas and tofu recipes.


You can pick up tins of jackfruit in most supermarkets or buy online here.

Best jackfruit recipes

Jackfruit tacos 

Smoked paprika jackfruit tacos, served with homemade tomato salsa, avocado and plenty of spicy chilli sauce… they’re the perfect party food whether you’re vegan or just going meat-free for the night!

Vegan Jackfruit Tacos Recipe

Vegan jackfruit curry

A tin of jackfruit is the magic ingredient in this vegan massaman curry, served with salted peanuts. This classic Thai curry is packed with ginger, lemongrass, garlic and chilli for a punchy kick.

Vegan Jackfruit Curry Recipe

BBQ pulled jackfruit with apple slaw

Check out this brilliant recipe for vegan pulled pork. Our easy BBQ jackfruit is super meaty but with a sweet, fruity taste. Perfect meat-free comfort food that will impress even the most carnivorous family members.

Jackfruit Pulled Pork Recipe

Sri Lankan jackfruit curry

Make a vegan Sri Lankan feast tonight, with a jackfruit curry recipe straight from the kitchen of Kolamba in London. You’ll need plenty of fresh spices and a tin of green jackfruit for this traditional warming dish. A great way to impress your friends and try something new.

Sri Lankan Polos Jackfruit Curry Recipe Kolamba

Pulled BBQ jackfruit sliders with mustard slaw

Jackfruit pulls apart just like slow-roasted pork and is wonderful at soaking up this BBQ sauce, which is spicy, smoky and slightly sharp with a deep, dark sweetness. Kids and adults alike will love this easy, bite-sized party snack.

Jackfruit Pulled Pork Recipe with Vegan Slaw