Dum Aloo


1/4 kg baby potatoes
Salt to taste
1 bay leaf
1/2 tsp ginger paste
1/2 tsp red chilli powder
1/2 tsp turmeric powder
1/4 cup milk
1 cup curds
1 tomato chopped

Masala- grind to paste

2 cardamoms
1/2 tsp pepper
1/2 tsp coriander seeds
1/2 tsp cumin seeds
A small piece of cinnamon
2 to 3 cloves

Fry the baby potatoes in oil till light brown. Keep aside.

Heat oil, add all the other ingredients including the masala paste. Fry the masala for some time. Add the fried potatoes and pressure cook till potatoes are soft.

Serve hot with rotis/rice.

This is my contribution to Spicy Tasty's Fortune Cooking event. I selected the star sign of Aquarius and hence have cooked using potatoes.
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Asha said...

Looks great, I have been planning to make it!:)

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Sangeeth said...

very nice recipe..i liked ur badam elaichi milk too..very refreshing

Roopa said...

Hey nice entry ! I am gonna try it for lunch today:)

Uma said...

lovely entry, EC!dum aloo looks great.

Cham said...

Dum aloo is my fav, is little different than mine.. looks tasty!

Laavanya said...

I simply love dum aloo... need to find those baby potatoes.

Andhra Flavors said...

dum aloo looks yummy.., will try soon.

shriya said...

Easycrafts I am really sorry. I didn't recieve your comment in the contest post and i didn't receive any email either from you. So thats why I missed it. I am sorry . I felt very bad. But sure I'll add your recipe now in my round-up.

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