Tuesday, June 23, 2015

Dum Aloo Recipes: 7 Dum Aloo Styles

Dum aloo , baby pototes cooked with spices. Dum Aloo (baby potatoes in gravy) ,takes on different flavours as it travels from state to state throughout the India. Todays post is collection of different dum aloo recipes.

Punjabi Dum Aloo:
Royal north Indian style dum aloo cooked with spices and dipped in tomato gravy. Get the recipe here.
merry tummy

Kashmiri Dum Aloo:
Gets it name from kashmir, northern most part of inida. In it goes kashmiri red chillies which is not at all spicy but gives dark red colour to the curry. Get the recipe here.
cook with manali

Benagli Dum Aloo:
Also known as Aloor Dum is richly spiced. The most important ingredient is mustard oil. Get the recipe here.
veg recipes of india

South Indian Style:
Also known as potato roast. Very dry curry with simple south indian spices. Get the recipe here.
Lincy cook art

Lucknowi Dum Aloo:
Baby potatoes are scooped and then stuffed with paneer. This is mildly sweet version. Get the recipe here.
sowmyas kitchen

Shahi Dum Aloo:
Which literally translates to Royal Dum Aloo. Royal because in it goes many whole spices and is then coated in cashews gravy. Get the recipe here.
saffron streaks

Niramish Dum Aloo:
Simplest style, no onion, no garlic and no tomato. Get the recipe here.

So next time when you have baby potatoes, do try these Dum Aloo recipes.


  1. oh my !!! so many varieties of dum aloo... each looks so yum !!

  2. My gosh !! each one is a gem. Loving every bit these recipes. Great collection dear !!

  3. Really delicious collection, Shweta! Some of my favorite recipes in it! Can't wait to try a few! thanks for sharing!

  4. Awesome collection of dum aloo recipes Shweta, thanks for including my kashmiri dum aloo! :)

    1. oh it was my pleasure Manali :) Thanks

  5. Wow....great collection of dum aloo recipe... feelingto play with potatos.... :)

  6. I have tried the Kashmiri one and just loved it with tandoor rotis... I have made the punjabi dum aloo long time back... I love potatoes in any form unfortunately I don't have a bunch who is fond of it... :( Delicious looking list there...

    1. Thanks Rafi :) try and make some for yourself :)

  7. This is one complete post for aloo - lovers :) I have made the punjabi dum aloo before, want to try the bengali version, thanks for sharing :)

  8. interesting,all dum aloo recipes in one..yummmmy !!

  9. So many varieties!!! so nicely compiled !!! I need to try each and evry recipe! just drooling over the pictures Shweta!!!

  10. What an awesome collection ,Shweta. This is a delight for all dum aalo lovers! Yummy!

  11. Wow.. all aloo recipes one in post great. Lip smacking.. You have a great blog.. Kudos :-) Keep rocking

  12. Ohh my my just look at them ..im drooling on all the pics..love dum aloo anytime...

  13. Wow, excellent collection, great share.. Kudos :-) Keep rocking


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