Tuesday, May 15, 2012

White Potato Curry

Cooking Time : 20 mins
Serves            : 2

This is a different delicious curry and is easy to make with simple ingredients. Addition of Cashewnuts makes the curry rich in taste. This goes well with Poori.

Boiled Potatoes  - 2
Onion                - 2
Green Chillies     - 4
Star Anise          - 1
Curry Leaves     - 1 strand
Salt                    - To Taste
Oil                     - As Required

To Grind
Cashew nuts       - 5
Grated Coconut   - 3 tbsp
Fennel Seeds       - 3/4 tsp


  1. Peel off the skin of the boiled potatoes and cut it into small pieces and keep aside. Chop the Onions and Green Chillies. Grind the items mentioned in "To Grind" Section.
  2. In a pressure cooker, heat oil and add star anise, curry leaves. Once the aroma comes, add Onion and green chillies. Fry Onion till it becomes light brown. 
  3. Add the mashed potatoes, salt and stir well. Add the ground paste. Add 1/2 cup of water and pressure cook for 2 whistles in medium flame and keep it in simmer for 5 mins and remove from the flame.
  4. Serve with hot Pooris.
Linking to the event "SYF and HWS Series - Fennel Seeds" @ Palakkad Samayal and Anu's Healthy Kitchen
Also Linking to "SHow me your Hits - Iron Rich Foods" @ Erivum Puliyum


  1. Yum, simply love the colour,delicious potato curry.

  2. A very delicious and yummy curry...Love the flavors.

  3. Very delicious curry,Poorni!!
    happily following your space:-)
    Hope u'll drop by & join my space publicly:-)
    You can link this to my event SHOW ME YOUR HITS_IRON RICH FOODS,the link is below
    Join me(Erivum Puliyum)
    in the following ongoing events-
    Show me Your HITS -Iron Rich Foods
    EP Series-Ginger or Pepper Corns

  4. Thanks Julie..I was also following your lovely blog from my initial days of blogging.. :) linking my recipe to your event..

  5. Thanks Poorni for visiting my blog... I am glad to have visited yours..:)) Lovely space and delicious recipes.. I can most of the recipes are very simple and traditional too..
    Happy to share your time in this blogging world...
    Btw.. I like your name.. one of the oldest Tamil names...

  6. Thanks for your encouraging comments Revs.. You have a splendid blog and i am really addicted to your lovely photographs.. :)

  7. nice idea.. thanks for posting..

  8. Looks yummy. I am visiting your blog for the first time. You seem to have a good collection. Keep going!

  9. Thanks for the encouraging comment Padma..


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