Carrot Kurma

A simple and a delicious kurma.

For this Kurma you need

 3 nos. of carrots
1 cup of peas
1 potato
1 big sized onion
1 big sized tomato
1 tsp. of ginger-garlic paste
1 tsp. of Cashew powder (Roasted in ghee and grinded)- optional
1/2 tsp. of turmeric powder
1 1/2 tsp. of chilli powder
2 tsp. of coriander powder
Salt as needed

For seasoning

1 tsp. of Aniseed
2 nos. of bay leaf
2 nos. of cloves
1 no. of star anise


Wash and chop the carrots and potatoes.

Pressure cook the carrots, potatoes and peas. Allow it for 1 whistle.

Heat oil in a pan. Add the seasoning ingredients.

Add the chopped onions and when they turn translucent add the ginger- garlic paste.Saute them well.

Add the chopped tomatoes along with the turmeric powder , coriander powder and chilli powder. Cook them well till the oil comes out.

Add the cooked vegetables with sufficient water and salt. Mix them gently. Add the cahew nut powder at this stage.

Cover with a lid and allow it to boil

Delicious carrot kurma is ready to serve......

Serve it hot with Dosa's, Puri's and Chapathi's.

Aruna Manikandan

I am a passionate cook and love to experiment various cuisines , in my kitchen. This blog is my humble attempt to register a copy of recipes that I learn and try . Feel free to experiment with my recipes and adjust accordingly to suit your taste and requirements.Hope you enjoy :)


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  1. super carror kuuma, kids likes much.

  2. Oh...I would like to try this! Can share some, please!

  3. Delicious carrot kurma and tempting..

  4. Hi

    This seems to be a very healthy food which I would prepare very soon by using your recipe for my son .

    Just hoping he likes it as well.


  5. Wow.. nice yummy kurma!:).. looks delicious:)

  6. this is simple..but looks delicious and yumm

  7. Looks delicious and I love the cute little dolls in the background.

  8. lovely presentation...looks yummy..

  9. Pretty presentation Aruna! Kurma sounds very nice!

  10. Thanks a lot for all ur lovely comments

  11. I like the way you did to the photo. The bowl of soup with the dolls. Great!

  12. Never tried this before...Looks yummy....

  13. I need some dosas with this kurma love the color and the idea of carrot in kurma!!! Looks delectable!!!

  14. Came here looking for carrot recipes. You have a lovely space.

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