Thursday, June 28, 2012

Spicy Potato Fry / Spicy Aloo Fry

Dear All,

Spicy Potato Fry

Its been a while since I last posted a recipe which was not a cake so today I thought lets share a very simple and satisfying dish. This is my version of Spicy Aloo Fry! Who doesn't love potatoes? I am yet to come across anyone who doesn't like potatoes :) Its one of those vegetable which gives that happy feeling in whichever form you have it say french fries, cutlets, sandwiches, stuffed etc.

Aloo fry is ample around my home, I make it at least once a week. Its one of those dishes which I can have all by itself also spicy, masaledar...and delicious! Slurp! Ok lets get started with the recipe shall we?

Spicy Potato Fry

Spicy Potato Fry
Serves 2
Ingredients:-
5 - 6 big potatoes
2 big onions finely chopped
2 tbsp oil
1 tsp mustard seeds
1 tsp red chili powder
1 tsp turmeric powder
1 tsp jeera powder (cumin seeds powder)
1 pinch hing (asafoetida)
Salt to taste
1/2 tsp garam masala
1 tsp fresh lime juice
1/2 tsp chaat masala
2 to 3 tbsp fresh coriander leaves finely chopped

Procedure:-
  • Wash and chop the potatoes in 1 inch cubes
  • In a heavy bottom pan heat the oil, once its hot enough add in mustard seeds and let it splutter.
  • Now add in hing, chopped onions, chopped potatoes, red chilli powder, turmeric powder, jeera powder and salt.
  • Mix well, cover and cover the potatoes over slow heat for 10 to 15 mins.
  • Make sure to check on them from time to time so that they do not burn. Little bit brown is fine as it gives that rustic look
  • Once the potatoes are almost cooked add in garam masala , chaat masala and lime juice and again cook for another 2 mins.
  • Finally add in chopped coriander leaves.
  • Serve these spicy potatoes with roti or rice.
  • I love to have these all by itself or with hot rice drizzled with ghee :)

Spicy Potato Fry

Verdict:- Its one my most favorite dish of potato and whenever I have it gives me that feel good feeling :) Happy stomach happy me!

Do try the recipe and let me know how it turned out for you :)
Till next time take care and stay healthy!


27 comments:

  1. wow..looks so yummy Patri..I have not tried it wid lime juice as mentioned..wil pakka try next time..

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  2. my mom makes aloo fry in a similar way, tastes yum! I'm sure this one tastes as good!

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  3. Simply love this yummy fry.

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  4. Very nice pictures and looks very yummy

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  5. Potatoes are my all time favourite and my ultimate comfort food !!

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  6. Uffff.... one of my most favorite dishes.

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  7. 'm gonna try it for sure..Slurp!!

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  8. very lovely clicks, love this fry any time!

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  9. Hi Parita...m new to your blog loved the spicy potatoes...will try it for sure...

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  10. Sounds yummy! I'm going to try this out tonight

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  11. I am totally going to try it this evening! :)
    PS: I am following you from long, but never commented! You have really inspired me to get my lazy ass off to the kitchen and cook :D Everything looks so easy :D
    Thank you very much! :)
    Keep up the good work! :)
    Love,
    Namita <3

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  12. Mmmm...my fav...looks awesome dear..:)
    Tasty Appetite

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  13. Anything made with potato and I am super in for it :) This is damn delicious dear :) I want it right now!! craving

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  14. Super tempting potato fry, looks so yummy.

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  15. yummylicious :-) have with puris yummy :-)

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  16. cant stop myself from trying this

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  17. i'm already drooling ! oops my keyboard !

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  18. Mmmmmmmm looks super tasty. Can't wait to try this.

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  19. Hey parita,

    its been some time and i thot i shd look in to my reader and catch up...its been months...we moved and its been crazy setting up the new place. kids and school and catching up with shopping. I loved loved loved your spicy chatpata version of aloo fry...specially the browned bits...wanna dunk in to it with steaming hot rotis...and curd and mango thokku...


    Shobha

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  20. Hi Parita.. I was looking for some spicy Potato recipe, other than the usual one I prepare.. And landed here.. Nice set of recipes you have got

    Glad to follow you now :)

    Love
    Nupur

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  21. lovely roasted and seared potatoes...looks yum, with some parathas and some curd and pickle i am all set!!!

    Shobha

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  22. These look so yummy!

    <3 Melissa
    wildflwrchild.blogspot.com

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  23. Looks spicy and yummy :D Love your blog Parita!

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  24. Hi Parita,
    Could you please share some recipes of some stuff that can be made super quick n easy? I live in a PG and we have an induction stove but I haven't tried cooking anything yet because I'm unsure of what could comprise of a single-dish meal. Consequently I always end up ordering food and now it's wreaking havoc on my body and skin ;(

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  25. Will definitely try this!!I love potatoes specially something dry!!
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