Wednesday, May 13, 2009

Potato & Peas Kurma

Election is finally over all over India.. I guess Voting went as peaceful as possible as mentioned by mother..Anything might happen..lets wait and see the result..Hope we have a Government which would raise India to great Heights!!

Today's Menu is P&P kurma...Potato and peas kurma is authentic south Indian curry goes well with rice and chappathi. No introduction needed for this dish..its creamy and spicy sauce with sweet peas and potato!!!..


1 cup Boiled peas
1 cup potato
1 onion
2 tomatoes
1 tsp ginger and garlic paste
salt to taste
1 tsp oil

Grind to Paste:

2 Redchillies
4 Green chillies
2 cloves
1" Cinnamon
1 cardamom
1 tsp fennel seeds
2 tbsp coriander seeds
1/2 cup coconut

Seasoning: Oil, Mustard seeds, Curry Leaves.

Heat 1 tsp oil and start fry the chopped potatoes. Let it get half cooked. Now add onion, tomatoes, g&g paste , salt and ground paste. Add 1 cup of water. Mix well. Reduce to medium heat. Cover and cook till the raw smell vanishes and potatoes are tender. It might take up to any where bet wen 15 to 20 minutes or less. Finally add boiled peas and leave for another 10 mts. Add more water if the gravy starts thickening. Garnish with coriander and remove from heat...

Serve hot with Chappathi/Rice



Hmmm the dish looks creamy and delicious..i have never tried potato and peas in this style..looks fab..


Creamy n yummy kurma! The rice makes me drool too!


Lovely kurma-must try it!!

Ramya Vijaykumar

Potato looks very creamy and spicy... Perfect with pulavs and rotis...slurrrp!!!

Poornima Nair

The kurma looks creamy and rich...really tempting.


have bookmarked it ashwini, looking nice:)

Akal's Saappadu

yummy kurma, the rice beside is that Rice pulav??? yummm, that is making me hungry :)


kurma looks yum with the rice..


Love this kurma especially with poori's...lookin yummy..


Thanks my try it and lemme knoe the feedback!!!


looking delicious & yummy ....

Devi Meyyappan

potato peas kurma looks lovely and yummy!... very nice :)

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