Kashmiri Dum Aloo

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Kashmiri dum aloo is a spicy, flavorsome and loved by all. It pairs well with roti , naan or even jeera rice. This is a no onion garlic recipe, where the spices are cooked in a yoghurt gravy.
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Prep Time15 minutes
Cook Time20 minutes
Total Time35 minutes
Served As: Dinner, Lunch
Recipe Cuisine Type: Indian, Kashmiri
Recipe Taste: Salty, Spicy
Calories 174 kcal
Servings 4


  • 250 gm Baby potatoes
  • 1 tsp coriander seeds
  • 1 tsp cumin seed
  • 1 tsp fennel seeds
  • 3 cloves
  • 1 inch cinnamon
  • 5 Cardamom
  • 6 Red Chillies
  • 1 tsp Kashmiri red chili powder
  • 1/2 tsp dry ginger powder
  • 1/4 tsp asafoetida
  • 1/4 tsp Turmeric Powder
  • 1 1/4 cup curd
  • Salt
  • 2 tsp oil + oil for frying


  • Wash and boil the potatoes in pressure cooker for one whistle. Once the pressure releases, peel the skin and deep fry them in oil. Remove them on an absorbent paper, later, poke them with a fork.
  • Soak the red chilly in hot water for half an hour. Make a paste of it.
  • Dry roast coriander seeds, cumin, fennel, cloves and cardamom for two to three minutes. Once it cools, make a powder.
  • Whisk the curds, add the paste and ground powder to it.
  • Heat oil in a pan, preferably use mustard oil. Add asafetida, turmeric powder, ginger powder and chilly powder. Put the curd mixture into it, mix well, add water and salt to it. Let cook for sometime.
  • Put the fried potatoes, cover and let cook for 10-15 minutes.

Recipe Notes

  • If you want more spicy, add some more chilly powder and increase the quantity of red chilly to 8.
  • This is a no onion garlic recipe. 
  • Use mustard oil for preparing the dish, it gives a good taste.

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4 from 2 votes

Recipe Nutrition

Calories: 174kcal | Carbohydrates: 22g | Protein: 10g | Fat: 6g | Saturated Fat: 1g | Polyunsaturated Fat: 3g | Monounsaturated Fat: 2g | Trans Fat: 1g | Sodium: 24mg | Potassium: 550mg | Fiber: 5g | Sugar: 4g | Vitamin A: 800IU | Vitamin C: 110mg | Calcium: 144mg | Iron: 3mg

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