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Green Onion Potato Peas – Instant Pot Curry

This Green Onion Potato Peas – Instant Pot Curry is easy to make and super delicious.
Prep Time 5 mins
Cook Time 25 mins
Total Time 30 mins
Course Main Course, Side Dish
Cuisine Indian
Servings 4


  • 4 tbsp oil of choice
  • 1/2 tsp mustard seeds     (rai)
  • 1 tsp cumin seeds   (jeera)
  • 2 gold potatoes, medium  (1 and 3/4 cup chopped)
  • 1/3 tsp ground turmeric     (haldi)
  • 3/4 tbsp ground coriander       (dhaniya powder)
  • 1 tsp ground cumin    (jeera powder)
  • 1 and 1/4 tbsp  kashmiri chili powder
  • 1 and 3/4 tsp salt
  • 1/4 cup water
  • 2 tomatoes, pureed (1 and 1/4 cup pureed)
  • 3 green onion bunches  (4 cups chopped)
  • 1 cup frozen peas
  • 1/4 cup cilantro leaves (fresh and finely chopped)



  • Rinse and dice the green onion and cilantro.
  • Peel and chop the potatoes in approximately 1/2 inch to 1 inch cubes. (No larger than 1 inch).


  • Select sauté on the instant pot and adjust to normal. Next, add oil.
  • When the oil is hot add the mustard seeds and cumin seeds.
  • When the mustard seeds and cumin seeds splutter add in the potatoes. Sauté the potatoes for about 4 to 5 minutes and let them cook a bit. Moreover, keep stirring.
  • Add ground turmeric, ground coriander, ground cumin, Kashmiri Chili powder, and salt, coupled with ¼ cup water. Give it a good stir.
  • Add in the peas and let it sauté for a minute. Stir well.
  • Add the tomato puree and stir well. Let the tomatoes sauté for 2 minutes until the oil separates. Stir well.
  • Add in the green onions.
  • Press cancel. Close the lid and select manual/high pressure for 5 minutes. When done quick release the pressure and open the lid right away. 
  • Transfer it to a serving bowl and garnish with cilantro.
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