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Tuesday, December 27, 2011

Bangaladumpa Masala Kura | Aloo Masala Sabji

Christmas has just passed on & New Year is ahead of us & I am so excited that this year I have accomplished a lot compared to previous years.This year I was planning on a Christmas tree but it in the last min we changed our plans & compromised with making a fruit cake/ plum cake for Christmas.



Ingredients: 
3 Large potatoes  (Cut in cubes)
2 Tomatoes chopped
1 Large onion chopped
2 Tbs oil (Add if you need more)
Masala 
1/2 Star anise 
1 Inch Cinnamon 
2 Cloves 
1 Tbs ginger garlic paste 
1 Tbs coriander cumin powder 
1 Tbs garam masala powder 
2 Tsp chili powder (Optional)
Pinch of turmeric
Salt for taste
Coriander leaves for garnish




Heat a pan with 1tbs oil add star anise, cinnamon & cloves & fry them. Add ginger garlic paste,onions to pan & fry till onions turn transparent.Then add tomatoes to it. cook till tomatoes are cooked soft. 
Switch off heat & allow it to cool. Grind it to smooth paste.
Heat a pan with 1tbs oil & fry potato for few seconds & remove them. Add the tomato gravy to pan along with garam masala, coriander cumin, Chili powder turmeric & salt to it. Add potato to the gravy & mix well.cook it with a lid till oil separates on the sides. Check for potatoes if they are cooked well.
Garnish with coriander leaves & serve.




Note: 
1. Skip frying potatoes & instead add cubed potatoes directly to gravy.
2. You can exclude star anise from the recipe.


22 comments:

  1. Aloo masala looks so spicy and tempting..

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  2. Fingerlicking super tempting aloo masala..

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  3. Lovely clicks Sree. Perfect with Naans.

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  4. yummy recipe .. aloo is one of my fav .. thank u

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  5. Greetings from Southern California

    I am your newest follower :-)

    Happy New Year!

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  6. Delicious..Yummy one to try it asap

    Aarthi
    http://yummytummy-aarthi.blogspot.com/

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  7. perfect as a side dish with any rice or chapathi!...good one!

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  8. This is simply mouth watering!

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  9. I loved all the spices used , found a new use for star anise

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  10. nice dish and hope u enjoyed your christmas

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  11. Mmmm... A Delicious gravy..perfect with rotis

    Wishing you and your family a very happy new year

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  12. Curry looks so very spicy and yum

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  13. your recipe sounds perfect..will def be a must try for me..;)
    Tasty Appetite

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