Dum Aloo( repeat)

This is one of the Aloo/ Potato recipe which  try to cook atleast once a month. Goes well with poori, roti or any pulao. Here goes the recipe. You can check my original recipe and picture here.

We need:

Baby Potato's 8
Onion 1 large
Yogurt 3sps
Gingar garlic paste 1sp
Cilantro 1/4 cup
Cashew nuts 10
Cloves 2
Cardamom 1
Hing/ asafetida pinch
Garam masala powder 1/2 sp
Bay leaf 1
Cinnamon stick 1inch
Coriander seeds 1/2 sp
Cumin seeds 1/2 sp
Haldi / Turmeric 1/ 4sp
Red chili powder 1sp
Sesame seeds 1sp
Fennel seeds 1sp
salt to taste
Oil 1/4 cup


Boil baby potato's with skin.
Keep them aside to cool.
In a pan heat 3 sps oil and add cumin seeds, coriander seeds, Cinnamon, cardamom, cloves, bay leaf and fennel seeds.
Fry for few minutes and add chopped onions and ginger garlic paste.
Cook till onions turn golden brown.
Now add cashew, haldi and chili powder.
Mix well and keep aside to cool.
Now grind this onion mixture into smooth paste adding yogurt.
Remove skin of potato's and cut them to half.
In the same pan add little oil and fry boiled potato's for few minutes.
Now add onion paste and mix well.
Add salt and very little garam masala and water to cook further.
Cook till oil appears on top.
Garnish with chopped cilantro and serve hot with roti, naan, chapati or rice.

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Unknown said...

love it

Sangeetha Nambi said...

Can u send me that plate ??? Love it...

Unknown said...

delicious dum alooo!!!!! so tempting!!!
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Priya Suresh said...

Give me that plate, makes me hungry.

Srivalli said...

Good picture, with the rotis the picture looks much..

The Pumpkin Farm said...

this is a like a life saviour gravy recipe. urs looks nice

Chef Mireille said...


divya said...

wow...lovely n delicious

Suma Gandlur said...

Sounds delicious Sushma. A great one when you have company.

Pavani said...

Yummy looking dum aloo.

Rajani S said...

Roti and dum aloo are such a great combination!