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Simple Potato Kurma

Simple Kurma

Simple Potato Kurma is a very simple dish to make for 15 mins.Simple Kurma easy to make step by step method on the end of this post.


  • 2 Potato chopped
  • ½ Big onion chopped
  • 1 Tomato chopped
  • 1 Cinnamon stick
  • 2 Cloves
  • 1 Cardamom
  • 1 Bay leaf
  • 1 Star anise
  • ¼ tsp Turmeric powder
  • ½ tsp Chilli powder
  • Salt to taste
  • 1 cup Water

For Grind Paste:

  • ½ cup Shredded coconut
  • ¾ tsp Fennel seeds
  • ¼ tsp Cumin seeds
  • 5 Cashew nut
  • 1 tsp Poppy seeds


  1. In a mixer, add coconut, fennel seeds, cumin seeds, cashew nut, poppy seeds add water to grind a fine paste.
  2. Heat oil in a pressure cooker. Add cinnamon stick, cloves, cardamom, bay leaf, star anise.
  3. Add curry leaves, add onion and sauté for a min.
  4. Then add tomato sauté for a min and chopped potatoes mix well and sauté for a min.
  5. Add grinded paste mix well and add turmeric powder, chilli powder, salt mix well.
  6. Add water and cover with the lid for 2-3 whistle.10 mins reesting time to open.
  7. Garnish with coriander leaves.
  8. Simple Potato Kurma is ready now.

Sample Pictorial:


Heat oil in a pressure cooker. add cinnamon stick,cloves,cardamom,bay leaf,star anise.



Add curry leaves.



Add onion and saute for a min.



Add tomato and saute for a min.



Add potato and saute for a min.



Add grinded paste(coconut,fennel seeds,cumin seeds,poppy seeds,cashew nut),turmeric powder,chilli powder and mix well.



Add salt.



Add water and mix well.



Cover with the lid and cook for 3 whistle.10 mins resting time to open.Garnish with coriander leaves.Simple Potato Kurma is ready now.



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