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Aloo Dumwale Recipe | Creamy Potatoes Recipe

Updated on April 17, 2014
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Last Saturday, all of a sudden, one of my husband's friend with his family came to visit us and I didn't have enough groceries to prepare something special for them. I found only some sweet potatoes and Egg left in my store. Nothing came into my mind except Egg Curry and Aloo (Potato) Dumwale. Generally I use to make Aloo Dum in Bengali style, but this time I preferred to do something different (because my guests were Non Bengali) like North Indian Style. This is the first time, I prepared Aloo Dumwale.

For my friends, who are not very much familiar with Indian cuisine, I want to describe the dish in detail. Dum a is cookery proficiency. It is a dumb-cooking method, where the master ingredients with other ingredients/spices are kept in a closed pan with lid on a very minimum heat. The pan is kept closed so no steam can get away.

Aloo Dumwale
Aloo Dumwale | Source

Cook Time

Prep time: 15 min
Cook time: 20 min
Ready in: 35 min
Yields: 2-3 people

What you Need

  • 400 gms Baby Potatoes
  • To deep fry + 2 tbsp Oil
  • 1 Onion, Chopped
  • 2 Black Cardamoms
  • 2 tsp Ginger Paste
  • 2 tsp Garlic Paste
  • 1 tsp Red Chili powder
  • 1 tbsp Coriander powder
  • 1/2 tsp Turmeric Powder
  • 2 tsp Cashew nut paste
  • 1/2 cup Tomato puree
  • 1/2 cup Yogurt, whisked
  • 1 tsp Dry fenugreek leaves
  • 3-4 tbsp Fresh Cream
  • to taste Salt and Sugar
  • 2-3 Green Chili
  • 1/2 cup Fresh Coriander leaves, Paste
From Left--Cashew-nut paste,tomato puree,boiled onion paste,coriander plus green chili paste
From Left--Cashew-nut paste,tomato puree,boiled onion paste,coriander plus green chili paste

Procedure

  1. Peel, wash potatoes with peeler.Wipe dry with a cloth.Heat sufficient oil in a wok and deep fry till lightly brown.Drain onto an absorbent paper and keep aside.
  2. Boil onion with one tablespoon water (if needed add more), two black cardamom seeds for 2-3 mins in microwave.Grind it into fine paste.
  3. Heat two table spoons of oil in a non stick pan.Add boil onion paste.Cook still fat starts to separate.
  4. Add ginger and garlic paste.Stir for sometime.Add Red chili powder,coriander powder,turmeric powder, cashew nut paste,tomato puree and yogurt,Mix well.
  5. Add deep fry potatoes.Add approximately two and half cups of water and salt.Add sugar as per taste.Let it simmer for some time.
  6. Finish with kasoori methi and fresh cream.Serve Hot.
Hot n Delicious
Hot n Delicious | Source

Nutrition Facts

Nutrition Facts
Serving size: 1
Calories 210
Calories from Fat54
% Daily Value *
Fat 6 g9%
Carbohydrates 35 g12%
Sugar 4 g
Fiber 5 g20%
Protein 6 g12%
Cholesterol 0 mg
Sodium 375 mg16%
* The Percent Daily Values are based on a 2,000 calorie diet, so your values may change depending on your calorie needs. The values here may not be 100% accurate because the recipes have not been professionally evaluated nor have they been evaluated by the U.S. FDA.

© 2014 M K Paul

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    • M K Paul profile imageAUTHOR

      M K Paul 

      4 years ago from India

      Thanks Chitrangada for ur lovely comment

    • ChitrangadaSharan profile image

      Chitrangada Sharan 

      4 years ago from New Delhi, India

      This sounds so yummy! Aloodum with Pooris is favorite of my family anytime. You presented the hub so well.

      Thanks!

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