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Recipe for Kashmiri Dum Aloo on stove top

This is a dish that could be done using both the stove top and also the microwave. While doing this in microwave, the time and the consumption of oil is reduced. A great dish that goes with Chappati and also with North Indian rice varities. If made a little less spicy, the kids will also love it for sure. Ingredients: Baby Potatoes - 18 to 20 Kashmiri Chillies - 5 to 6 nos or 1 tsp of Kashmiri Chilly Powder. Curd - 2 cups unsour. Oil to deep fry Cardamom powder - 1/2 tsp (optional) Dry ginger powder - 1 tsp Fennel Powder - 2 tbsp Gingely oil - 1/4 cup (Mustard oil can also be used, if taste and smell can be tolerated) Clove - 2 nos Asafodeita - a pinch Roasted Cumin powder - 1/2 tsp Garam Masala powder - 1/2 tsp Sat to taste Method: Peel and prick the potatoes all over with the help of a fork. Keep in salted water for fifteen minutes.Heat oil in a kadai and fry the potatoes on medium flame till golden brown. Make a paste of dried kashmiri red chillies.