Traditional Spiced Potato Curry with masala poori and Boondi Raita | How to make Traditional Spiced Potato Curry with masala poori and Boondi Raita

By Hema Khanna  |  26th Aug 2018  |  
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  • Prep Time

    30

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  • Cook Time

    20

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  • Serves

    4

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About Traditional Spiced Potato Curry with masala poori and Boondi Raita Recipe

A very traditional and common dish which is served all over North India as it is relatively inexpensive and even high on taste. You can enjoy this combination at any time of the day. This dish is not only served in India but in the other countries too. Making the pooris with spiced urad dal paste not only enhances it's health quotient but also taste too.

Traditional Spiced Potato Curry with masala poori and Boondi Raita

Ingredients to make Traditional Spiced Potato Curry with masala poori and Boondi Raita

  • Spiced potato Curry-
  • potatoes, 4, boiled
  • tomatoes, 3
  • ginger, 1inch piece
  • Green chilli, 1
  • cardamom, 2
  • lavang, 1
  • cumin seeds, 1tsp
  • asafoetida, pinch
  • bay leaf, 2
  • Red chilli powder, 1tsp
  • coriander powder, 3/4tsp
  • turmeric powder, 3/4tsp
  • Garam masala, 1tsp
  • Dry mango powder, 1/2tsp
  • coriander leaves, handful, chopped
  • ghee, few drops
  • wheat flour, 2tsp
  • salt, to taste
  • water, 2+1/2 cup
  • oil, as required
  • masala Poori-
  • urad dal powder, 1/2 cup
  • turmeric powder, 1/4tsp
  • Red chilli powder, 1tsp
  • coriander powder, 3/4tsp
  • Garam masala, 1tsp
  • Roasted cumin seeds, 1/2tsp
  • coriander seeds, 4-5, crushed
  • water, little
  • wheat flour, 1 cup
  • salt, to taste
  • oil, 1tsp
  • oil, for frying
  • Boondi Raita-
  • curd, 1 bowl
  • salt, to taste
  • Red chilli powder, 1/2tsp
  • coriander powder, 1tsp
  • Milk, 1/4 cup
  • Boondi, 1/2-3/4 cup or to taste

How to make Traditional Spiced Potato Curry with masala poori and Boondi Raita

  1. Spiced Potato Curry- Initially take boiled potatoes, peel and break them.
  2. Take a grinder and add potatoes, ginger, green chilli, cardamom, lavang and grind them to paste.
  3. Now take a pressure cooker and add oil then add cumin seeds and when crackles add asafoetida, bay leaf and simmer the flame.
  4. Add red chilli powder, turmeric powder, coriander powder and saute for a minute.
  5. Now add tomato puree and cook for 2 minutes.
  6. Now add potatoes and water and mix.
  7. Add in salt, garam masala, dry mango powder, coriander leaves and mix.
  8. Take a fry pan and add ghee and slightly roast the wheat flour and then add it to the cooker.
  9. Now pressure cook for 1 whistle and simmer for 5 minutes.
  10. Switch off the flame and your tasty spiced potato curry is ready.
  11. Masala Poori- Take urad dal powder in a bowl and add turmeric powder, red chilli powder, coriander powder, garam masala, cumin seeds, coriander seeds and little water and mix and make a thick paste.
  12. Keep aside for 6-7 minutes.
  13. Take wheat flour and add salt, oil and urad dal paste and prepare a smooth dough with help of warm water.
  14. Keep aside covered for 10 minutes.
  15. Apply little oil in hands and knead the dough again.
  16. Take out balls and roll flat and prepare the pooris.
  17. Boondi Raita- Take a bowl and add curd, salt, red chilli powder, coriander powder and mix.
  18. Now add milk, Boondi and mix well. Your raita is also ready.

My Tip:

You can even serve salad and pickles with this.

Reviews for Traditional Spiced Potato Curry with masala poori and Boondi Raita (1)

Neema Bhardwaja year ago

Simple yet delicious.
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