Your Source for Indian Food
Home
Search Site
Add Recipe
Indian Restaurants
Indian Grocery Stores
Indian Spice Shopping
Cooking Blogs
Indian Grocery

 
Dum Aloo : Indian Food & Cooking Recipes
Add A Recipe
  Contributed By: Sapna
Expert Author
 

Indian Cooking Products
Indian Spices Shopping

Ingredients
50g (2 oz) ghee or 45ml (3 tblsp) oil
1 bayleaf
1 onion, minced finely
2.5ml ( tsp) ginger paste
2.5ml ( tsp) garlic paste
2.5ml ( tsp) whole mustard seeds
2.5ml ( tsp) cumin seeds
450g (1 lb) small potatoes, with skins, washed and dried or
450g (1 lb) potatoes, peeled and cut into chunks
1.25ml ( tsp) turmeric powder
10ml (2 tsp) ground coriander
7.5ml (1 tsp) chilli powder
150ml ( pint) natural yoghurt
1.25ml ( tsp) salt

Cooking Instructions
Heat ghee or oil and add bayleaf and onion. Fry with for 3-4 minutes. Add ginger and garlic and fry for 1 minute. Add mustard and cumin seeds. Add potatoes, mix well and cook for 4-5 minutes, stirring consistently to avoid burning. Sprinkle with turmeric, coriander and chilli powder. Add yoghurt and salt to taste. Mix gently, cover and cook for 8-10 minutes until potatoes are tender and most of the liquid has evaporated. Sprinkle with a little water if potatoes are not quite tender. Dum aloo is a dry dish with potatoes covered with spices. Serve with puri.



View More Indian Recipes

Do you have a recipe which you would like to share with others?
Add A Recipe

Other Recipes you may like
Batata vada
Tamatar Ka Shorba/Ginger Cumin Tomato Soup
4th Anniversary
Til Gulachi Poli/Peanut Sesame jaggery paratha
Pineapple Milk Shake
Puzhungal Arisi Thattai/ Parboiled Rice Thattai
Very Berry Smoothie
Bread Pakoda
Bitter Guard Fry
Aaloo Zeera
Home made Amul Butter
Pyaz ki Kachori
Khatti dal
Mixed Nuts Laddoo
Cold Coffee
Chatpati Chaat
Besan methi
Kesar Bhog/kesar rasgulla
Butter Milk
Dahi Ke Malpuae