Crock Pot New Potato Curry

Total Time
8hrs 15mins
Prep 15 mins
Cook 8 hrs

This is an excellent way to cook new potatoes, as they cook slowly, almost in their own juices, in a curry-flavored sauce. This dish goes well with grilled meat, poultry or fish. If you're cooking for vegetarians, serve it as a main course along with a bowl of dal and green vegetable. It also makes a delicious summer meal, accompanied by a garden salad.

Ingredients Nutrition


  1. In a skillet, heat butter or oil over medium-high heat.
  2. Add potatoes and cook just until they begin to brown.
  3. Transfer to slow cooker stoneware.
  4. Reduce heat to medium.
  5. Add onions and cook, stirring, until softened.
  6. Add garlic, curry powder, salt and pepper.
  7. Stir and cook for 1 minute.
  8. Add water or stock, bring to a boil and pour over potatoes.
  9. Cover and cook on Low for 8 to 10 hours or on High for 4 to 5 hours, until potatoes are tender.
  10. Stir in lemon juice and garnish with cilantro.
  11. TIP: Leave the skins on potatoes, scrub thoroughly and dry on paper towels.
  12. Cut in half any that are larger than 1 inch in diameter.
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Most Helpful

4 5

This was DELICIOUS. Only comment--it served two perfectly. I will double the recipe next time. I used an OSO sweet onion, and served it over half white/half brown rice. It was stupendous, healthy, and filling.

4 5

This was a nice recipe. I used some manner of healthy request chicken broth, added some stewing beef, and that was about all I changed. Even after stirring well, all the good stuff sunk to the bottom and I didn't realize it until we had already eaten. My husband was sure to get some with his seconds. :) Not sure what I did wrong.