Dum aloo is a popular Indian dish made with potatoes (aloo) cooked in a slow-cooked (dum) gravy. It is a Kashmiri dish, but is now popular all over India. The gravy is typically made with tomatoes, onions, yogurt, and a variety of spices, including garam masala, turmeric powder, and chili powder. The potatoes are then added to the gravy and cooked until they are soft and flavorful.
Dum aloo is typically served with rice or naan bread. It is a popular dish for both special occasions and everyday meals.
This 50g spice mix pack is good for making 5 servings. The ingredients needed for 1 pack are as listed below.
- Tomato puree/Tomatoes – 250g/4 to 5 medium sized ones.
- Baby potatoes – 600g (3 cups boiled or fried).
- Oil – 2 tbsp.
Method of preparation
- Mix the packet content with 75ml or 1/3rd cup of water to make the paste.
- Heat 2 tbsp of oil in a pan.
- Make tomato puree by boiling and crushing the tomatoes or use the packaged puree and add that to the pan. Cook for 2 to 3 minutes.
- Add the spice paste from step# 1 and cook for 2 to 3 minutes.
- Add the baby potatoes, 300 ml or 1 1/4 cup of water and cook for 3 to 4 minutes. Serve hot.
Rasoi Magic is a brand of ready-to-cook spice mixes from India. It is owned by MTR Foods, a leading Indian food company. Rasoi Magic offers a wide variety of spice mixes for popular Indian dishes, such as butter chicken, paneer tikka masala, and biryani.