Potatoes Curry

Items needed:

  1. 4-5 big boiled potatoes
  2. 1/2 cup fine chopped onion
  3. 1/2 cup mashed cottage cheese
  4. 1/2 cup fine chopped tomatoes
  5. 1/2 teaspoon cumin seeds
  6. 1/2 teaspoon ajwain seeds
  7. 1/2 tea spoon amchoor powder
  8. 2-3 leaves of tej patta
  9. 4-5 fresh basil leaves
  10. 1/2 teaspoon of fine chopped ginger
  11. 1 teaspoon garam masala
  12. 1/2 teaspoon of black pepper
  13. Salt to taste
  14. 1 teaspoon of Desi ghee or vegetable oil for cooking


    • Heat up a spoon of desi ghee (or butter or vegetable oil) in a deep bottom frying pan.
    • Add cumin and ajwain seeds tej patta, add chopped onion till turned golden.
    • Add mashed cottage cheese and saute for 2-3 minutes till it turn bit golden too.
    • Add chopped tomatoes, ginger, green chili, garam masala, amchoor powder, salt to taste and saute for another 2-3 minutes, add a cup or half of water to make it a gravy.
    • Once the gravy become thicker, take boiled potatoes and break with hand in random pieces (not to small, not to big) and dip in the the gravy.
    • Close the lid  and cook in slow flame for 2-3 minutes.
    • Add basil leaves, sprinkle black pepper and switch off the flame.
    • Close the lid, leave the potatoes to be soaked in this ticker gravy for some time (10-15 minutes).
Garnish with chopped green cooriandar leaves, serve it hot with hot naan or chapati 🙂
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1 Comment

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