How to Make Indian dum aloo (vegetarian)
Anuja and Hetal from Show Me the Curry! teaches how to make a vegetarian Indian dum aloo. 2 lbs. Baby Potatoes, boiled and peeled, 2 Tbsp Oil, 1 inch piece Cinnamon Stick, 1 Bay Leaf, 6 Whole Cloves, 1/4 tsp. Asafoetida, 2 tsp. Ginger, minced, Salt, Red Chili Powder, 1 tsp. Roasted Aniseed Powder (Star Anise), 2 tsp. Roasted Coriander Powder, 1 tbsp. Paprika, 1 Cup Yogurt, 1 Cup Water, Cilantro and Ginger (Julienned, cut into matchsticks); for garnishing. Preheat oven to 400 degrees Fahrenheit (204 C). Place boiled and peeled baby potatoes on a foil lined baking tray and coat with 1 Tbsp of Oil. Bake potatoes for approx 30 minutes. Heat 1 Tbsp Oil in a pan. Add Bay Leaf, Cinnamon Stick, Cloves and cook for 30 seconds. Add asafoetida and Ginger and mix. Reduce heat to low. Combine Yogurt and Water (mix well) and slowly add to the pan while constantly stirring. Add Paprika, Red Chili Powder, Salt, Aniseed Powder and Coriander Powder. Mix well. With a kitchen knife, make small pokes into the potatoes so that they can absorb the gravy. Add the potatoes to the pan, mix well, cover and cook for about 7-8 minutes. Stir in between. Follow these steps and enjoy Your vegetarian Indian dum aloo.