tumblr visit counter

Kashmiri Dum Aloo


Ingredients:

Baby potatoes – 10
Saunf (Fennel seeds) – 1 tsp
Zeera (Cumin seeds) – 1 tsp
Clove – 1
Garlic  cloves – 10
Ginger – 1 inch in size
Kaju (Cashew nuts) – 8-10
Whole red chili – 1
Cinnamon stick (Dalchini) -1 small
Kishmish (resins) – 8-10
Onion (Finely chopped) – 1.5 bowl
Tomato – 1 medium in size
Butter
Salt as per taste
Red chili powder as per taste
Chopped coriander leaves for garnishing
Pineapple chunks (optional)
Green cardamom powder (Chhoti elaichi) – 1/2 tsp
Curd – 2- 3 tbsp
Butter

Directions:

  • Peel baby potatoes, prick them with a fork. Deep fry them at low heat to get a golden color. If you feel that the potatoes are not fully cooked from inside, then microwave the fried potatoes for few minutes.
  • Heat half spoon of oil in a pan. Roast saunf , zeera, garlic  cloves, whole ginger, kaju, whole red chili, cinnamon stick and clove till you get a nice aroma.
  • Blend the roasted stuff along with 1 bowl of chopped onions using minimum amount of water to get a thick paste.
  • Fry bay leaves and remaining chopped onions in little butter till they become pink.
  • Add blended mixture and stir till the mixture becomes brownish.
  • Add diced tomatoes and cook them well.
  • Add curd and green cardamom powder, red chili powder, resins, pineapple and salt.
  • You can add little water or milk for gravy.
  • Add fried baby potatoes to the gravy and simmer the curry for 10 minutes. Keep stirring in between.
  • Garnish aloo dum with fresh chopped coriander leaves and serve with naan.


     

You might also like

Stuffed Capsicum (Bharwa Shimla Mirch)
Ingredients: Capsicums or Green peppers (Shimla mirch) - 2, medium in size Potatoes : 3 medium, boiled Ginger...

Aloo Methi Sabji (Potatoes with Fenugreek leaves)
Aloo Methi sabji is simple yet delicious. People love the distinguishing flavor of fenugreek...

Dry Baingan Aloo Ki Sabji (Dry Eggplant With Potatoes)
This is one of the simple preparation of brinjal or eggplant. The use of panch phoran in this recipe...

Aloo Dhania
Ingredients: Boiled potatoes - 3-4 Cumin seeds (zeera) - 1/2 tsp Green coriander leaves - 2 cups Green...

Leave a Reply

*