Potato Skins Recipe by Manjula

Potato Skins / Potato Bowl Chaat

Appetizers, Gluten Free, Low Fat, Snacks, Vegan, , , , , , , ,

Potato skins are boiled potatoes filled with spicy chickpeas. This is a mouthwatering snack, that looks great and tastes yummy. It is a delicious and healthy appetizer for the people who don’t like to have oily food. Recipe will serve 4. Ingredients: 4 medium size red potatoes 3 cups water 1 tablespoon salt 2 tablespoons oil Filling 1/2 cup chickpeas 1/2 teasp…


Aloo Dum (Potato Curry)

Aloo Dum (Potato Curry)

Diwali, Gluten Free, Karwa Chauth, Vegetables Curry / Gravy, , , , , , , , , , ,

…This is an exotic delicious main dish. Just the smell of aloo dum can make you hungry! To make this dish, potatoes are fried and then soaked in the spicy aromatic gravy. This is a perfect dish for any dinner party. Recipe serves 4. Ingredients: 4 medium size russet potatoes 2 tablespoon oil 1 teaspoon cumin seed (jeera) 1/8 teaspoon asafetida (hing) 1 tablespoon gram flour (basen) 6 whole red chili 1/4 cup yogurt 1 tablespoon sesame seeds…


Hyderabadi Mirchi Ka Salan (Spicy Pepper Curry)

Hyderabadi Mirchi Ka Salan (Spicy Pepper Curry)

Gluten Free, Party Recipes, Vegan, Vegetables Curry / Gravy, , , ,

…“Mirchi ka Salan” is a popular Hyderabadi dish. Generally speaking, Hyderabadi dishes are very spicy and aromatic, and this is one of them. Even the name of this dish “Mirchi ka salon” reflects that. Mirch is pepper and Salan means curry.  The chili pepper is cooked in a peanut and coconut spicy curry. This dish is a new one for me. Many of you had requested I make this, so I decided to try it out.  Of course I turned to G…



Potato with Coconut Gravy

Potato in Coconut Gravy

Gluten Free, Vegan, Vegetables Curry / Gravy, , , , , , ,

…ily when we want a change from our regular tomato or yoghurt based gravy. Recipe will serve 2-3. Ingredients: 4 potatoes medium size, boiled peeled and cut into 1/3” cubes that will make about 3 cups of cubed potatoes 2 tablespoon oil 1/2 teaspoon mustard seeds (rai) 2 whole dried red chilies 1/4 teaspoon turmeric (haldi) 8-10 curry leaves 1 teaspoon salt adjust to taste Gravy 3 whole dried red chilies 1/4 cup grated coconut Approx. 2 tablespo…


Aloo Naan

Aloo Naan (Stuffed Potato Naan)

Breads, , ,

…Naan is very popular bread. This recipe is a tasty twist to naan stuffed with spicy mashed potatoes. Aloo naan can be served by itself or any gravy based vegetable dish. Makes 6 Naan. Ingredients: for Dough 2 cups of All Purpose flour (Plain flour or maida) 1 teaspoon active dry yeast 1 teaspoon salt 1 teaspoon sugar Pinch of baking soda 2 tablespoons of oil 2 tablespoons yogurt (curd or dahi) About 3/4 cup lu…


Pav Vada

Pav Vada (Potato Patty With Bun)

Sandwiches, Street Food Recipes, Vegan, , , , , , ,

…Pav is a soft bun bread. Vada is a spicy potato mixture coated with gram flour batter and deep fried. This is a very popular dish for people in Mumbai, it’s often sold by road side vendors. Recipe will make 6 Ingredients: 4 medium size boiled potatoes 2 tablespoons oil 1/2  teaspoon black mustard seeds (rai) 1/4  teaspoon turmeric (haldi) 1 teaspoon ginger paste 2 gree…



Dabeli Spicy Potato Sandwich

Dabeli Spicy Potato Sandwich

Appetizers, Sandwiches, Snacks, Street Food Recipes, , , , , , ,

…Dabeli is a popular snack on the go, with street vendor in Mumbai. Pav (small burger buns) filled with spicy potatoes and topped with peanuts, chutney, fine save and pomegranate. Enjoy this delicious sandwich; Serves 4 Ingredients: Spice Mix 1 red chili dry 1 teaspoon coriander (dhania) seeds 2 cloves (laung / lavang) 1/2 inch cinnamon (dalchini) 1/2 teaspoon cumin (jeera) seeds 4 black pepper Filling 1 cup potato boiled and mashed (…


Potato Curry with Yogurt Gravy Recipe by Manjula

Potato Curry with Yogurt Gravy

Gluten Free, Navaratri, Vegetables Curry / Gravy, , , , , , , , , , ,

This recipe consists of potatoes combined with a creamy yogurt gravy. Tastes great with puris. Serves 4 Ingredients: 2 large boiled potatoes 2 tablespoons oil 1/2 teaspoon cumin seeds (jeera) Pinch of asafetida (hing) 2 teaspoons besan (gram flour) 1 bay leaf 4 tablespoons yogurt 1 teaspoon grated ginger 1 teaspoon finely chopped green chilies 1 tablespoon corian…


Bread Potato Rolls Recipe by Manjula

Bread Potato Rolls

Appetizers, Snacks, , ,

Bread with potato filling makes a mouthwatering snack. This is a perfect snack with afternoon tea or served as an appetizer. Bread Potato Rolls are crunchy outside, spicy and soft inside. Easy to prepare Makes 8 Bread Rolls. Ingredients: 4 bread slices, (bread should be firm) 2 medium size potatoes boiled peeled and mashed (this will make about 1-1/4 cup mashed p…


Mushroom Corn Cashew Curry Recipe by Manjula

Mushroom Corn Cashew Curry

Gluten Free, Vegan, Vegetables Curry / Gravy, , , , ,

Corn and mushroom in tomato and spicy cashew gravy makes a delicious main dish. Cashews add a creamy and rich texture to the dish. This is a quick and easy recipe. This goes well with any Indian flat bread or plain rice. Recipe will serve 2-3. Ingredients: 3 cup sliced mushrooms 1 cup corn kernel/ bhuta ka dana (I am using frozen corn kernels) 1/4 cup cashews (ka…


Batata Vada - Bhonda (Fried Potato Dumplings) Recipe by Manjula

Batata Vada – Aloo Bonda (Fried Potato Dumpling)

Appetizers, Party Recipes, Snacks, Street Food Recipes, , , , , , ,

…Batata Vada also known as aloo bonda, deep fried savory appetizer made with spicy potato mix. When they are serve hot they are crispy outside and soft inside. This is a very popular street food in Mumbai. Serves 3 Ingredients: 3 medium potatoes boiled peeled and roughly chopped (this will make 2 cups of chopped potatoes) 1 tablespoon oil 1/2 teaspoon black mustard seeds (rai) 7-10 curry leaves chopped, option…


Okra (Bhindi) Tomato Curry recipe by Manjula

Okra Tomato Curry

Gluten Free, Vegan, Vegetables Curry / Gravy, Vegetables Sauteed / Dry, , , , ,

Crispy okra (bhindi) served with a flavorful tomato curry is a mouthwatering side dish. You will sure to impress your guests with this unique dish! Ingredients FRor Gravy 4 medium tomatoes puree will make approx. 1-1/2 cup 1/4 inch piece of ginger 1 tablespoon oil 1/2 teaspoon cumin seeds (jeera) Pinch of asafetida (hing) 1 teaspoon coriander powder (dhania) 1/4 …


Potato Fingers by Nibedita

Potato Fingers

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…Recipe submitted by Nibedita Das Potato Fingers are deep fried potato sticks that are sure to make a splash at the next party. Ingredients: 1 cup mashed potatoes (microwave 4 medium potatoes for approx. 15 minutes, then peel and mash until smooth. Save the peels for garnishing) 1 cup white poppy seeds (from Indian grocery store) 1 tbs arrowroot flour 1 tbs cooking oil (e.g. sunflower oil) 1 tsp c…


Anu Shoj - Potato Pizza 02

Potato Pizza

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…has a recipe contest for the month of September 2010 and in this contest we need to come up with a recipe using potato. Thought I might participate in this recipe if at all I get a new recipe idea with potatoes. It kept me thinking as to what new recipe I can make with potato other than the usual curry/sabji etc., out of potatoes. It made me scratch my head all through this week thinking about this potato recipe. So I did search in and out of Go…


Grilled Potato Sandwich Recipe by Manjula

Grilled Potato Sandwich

Sandwiches, ,

Potato Sandwiches give a different dimension to grilled cheese sandwich. They are delicious and add an Indian taste to standard grilled cheese. Potato& cheese sandwiches are excellent choice for a hearty and satisfying lunch. Recipe will make 2 sandwiches Ingredients: 4 slices of white firm bread ( I am using buttermilk bread) 3 medium size potatoes boiled pe…