Banarasi dum aloo | How to make Banarasi dum aloo

By Rita Gupta  |  9th Jan 2016  |  
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  • Banarasi dum aloo, How to make Banarasi dum aloo
Banarasi dum alooby Rita Gupta
  • Prep Time

    15

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  • Cook Time

    20

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  • Serves

    6

    People

506

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About Banarasi dum aloo

I always love this dish as it's perfect for every occasion.

Banarasi dum aloo is one dish which makes its accompaniments tastier. With the right mix of flavours, Banarasi dum aloo has always been everyone's favourite. This recipe by Rita Gupta is the perfect one to try at home for your family. The Banarasi dum aloo recipe is very simple and can be made in restaurant style using these ingredients. The time taken while preparing Banarasi dum aloo is 15 minutes and the time taken for cooking is 20 minutes. This is recipe of Banarasi dum aloo is perfect to serve 6 people. Banarasi dum aloo is just the appropriate option to prepare when you have a get together or party at home. Be it kids or grownups, everyone just absolutely love Banarasi dum aloo. So do try it next time and share your experience of cooking Banarasi dum aloo by commenting on this page below!

Banarasi dum aloo

Ingredients to make Banarasi dum aloo

  • 4 medium sized Potatoes
  • 100 gms Paneer / Cottage cheese
  • 1 tsp Kasoori methi/ Fenugreek
  • 2 Kali mirch/ Black pepper
  • 1 medium sized Onion
  • 1 medium sized Tomatoes
  • 8-10 Cashew nuts paste
  • 4 tbsp Tomato puree
  • 2 tbsp Cream
  • Salt to taste
  • 2 Kashmiri lal mirch/ chilli powder
  • 1tsp Red chilli powder
  • 1/3 tsp Haldi/ Turmeric powder
  • 1 tsp Dhania powder
  • 1 tsp Whole spices

How to make Banarasi dum aloo

  1. Boil the potatoes for one whistle. Then let it cool down, once they are cooled, peel them and scoop for stuffing.
  2. Deep fry these potatoes and keep them aside. Also mash the paneer and mix it with salt and pepper. Stuff the potatoes with this masala.
  3. For the gravy, heat 1 spoon oil in a kadhai. Put in the whole spices, then add in the roughly chopped onion and mix. Next, add the chopped tomatoes, cashew paste and fry well for 2-3 minutes. After this time, turn off the stove and let it cool. Once cooled, make a puree of this mixture.
  4. Once again, heat oil in kadhai and fry some onion in it. Add in the kashmiri lal mirch and the puree together, saute this mixture and cook.
  5. Put in salt, red chilli powder, haldi, dhania powder and cook till the oil separates itself. Then add in the kasoori methi.
  6. Next, put in the tomato puree and adjust the gravy thickness as per taste. Let this cook for 4-5 minutes then add in the cream. Turn off the stove and instantly add in the fried potatoes.
  7. Serve warm with pooris for best taste.

Reviews for Banarasi dum aloo (2)

Maithili Thangkhiewa year ago

Banarasi dum aloo, thanks for sharing the recipe :)
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Geetha Veeramania year ago

tasty
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