Nov 26, 2012

Aloo Kurma (Potato Kurma)

Here is one more easier and quick to make pressure cooker recipe which makes your lazy Sunday morning breakfast with in few minutes.This recipe is from my friend shoba in Bangalore.Every Sunday morning we can get a very nice aroma from her kitchen, She used to make this with puri s for Sunday morning breakfast. This kurma is a best combination for puri, fulka, chapati and pulav or any other rice. Even i like this kurma with lemon rice so let's check the recipe....
INGREDIENTS:---
alu kurma
Potato  -- 2big cut in to cubes
Oil-1tebsp
Cumin seeds --- 1/2 tea sp
FOR PASTE:-
 Cinamon --- 1 inch piece
 Cloves ----  4
Cardomoms -- 4
Ginger  --- 1 inch piece
Garlic ---  5 cloves
Grated coconut-1tebsp
Coriander powder -- 1 tea sp
Poppy seeds-1tesp
Sonf--1tesp
1 onion -cut in to cubes
1 tomato-cut in to cubes
grind all above ingredients in to a smooth paste with useing a little water and keep a side
Chilli powder --- 1 tea sp
Turmeric powder ---  1/4 tea sp
Salt to taste
METHOD:--
1. Heat oil in a pressure cooker and add 1tesp cumin seeds then add ground paste and fry till nice aroma comes out and oil separate from masala.
2. Now add potato pieces salt to taste ,turmeric powder,chilli powder and add 11/2 cup water mix well and cover with lid and give 2-3 whistles
3. Remove from heat let it cool and open the cooker lid and mix well don't mash the potato mix well and serve hot with puri or ghee rice
This is my third recipe with the theme of Pressure cooker recipes for blogging marathon 22 nd edition at Vallis spice your life lets check blogging marathon page .


16 comments:

Srivalli said...

Kurma is quite tempting!..good to make when you are short of time..

PT said...

tempting n delicious..

Priya R said...

lovely potato curry and you have done it well

Subhashini said...

Even I do make this with little variation.your's look yummy

kitchen queen said...

delicious inviting and lip smacking potato kurma.

raaji said...

love kurma recipe..

Anu said...

delicious kuruma

Jayashree said...

Nice one...

Rajani S said...

This looks very good. Bookmarking!

Nivedhanams Sowmya said...

That is very interesting!!! so creamy and delicious@@
Sowmya

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thoushaltcook said...

Thats pretty tempting. I love the stunning texture poppy seeds give to the curry.

PJ said...

As you rightly said, this one is perfect for a lazy sunday meal.Nice kurma...

Anu said...

so yummy and my fav one..

Priya said...

Prefect pair for rotis, drooling here.

Vanamala Hebbar said...

Looks quite easy.. will try..

Pavani said...

Love the masala you used. Looks yummy.