Dum Aloo | How to make Dum Aloo

By Smita Pramanik  |  14th Apr 2016  |  
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About Dum Aloo Recipe

It is a famous main dish in North India.

Dum Aloo

Ingredients to make Dum Aloo

  • 10/12 small potatoes
  • 1 big chopped onion
  • 1 big tomato chopped
  • 1 tsp ginger Garlic paste
  • 10/12 cashew nuts
  • 1 tsp Garam masala
  • salt as per taste
  • turmeric as per taste
  • chilli Powder as per taste

How to make Dum Aloo

  1. Boil the potatoes.
  2. Heat the kadai on the gas stove and put 1 tsp oil, add the cumin seeds.
  3. When cumin seeds starts to crackle, put the chopped onions and fry for sometime.
  4. Add the ginger and garlic paste. Fry for 1/2 minute and add the chopped tomato and cashew nuts.
  5. After a few minutes remove all the fried masala to a mixer and grind it to a fine paste.
  6. Fry the masala paste and add all the garam masala, salt, turmeric and chili powder and cook it for 5 minutes.
  7. Add the boiled potatoes and mix it properly with all the masalas.
  8. Add 1 cup water and cover the kadai with the lid and cook again for 6 to 7 minutes. Serve hot.

Reviews for Dum Aloo (4)

Ravi Khatik4 months ago

how to peel that small potatoes..?

Shyamli Khattria year ago

My fav dish...

Tasneem Dawasaz2 years ago

my fev.dish

Sheeni Singh2 years ago

yes! dum aloo is one of my favs