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June 3, 2016

Aloo Bhaji Recipe – Potato Sabzi For Poori

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Aloo Bhaji recipe
Recently I tasted Potato sabzi( Aloo Bhaji in Hindi) for poori in a North Indian thali. It was so tasty and a perfect side dish for Poori. Last week when I made Palak Poori, I wanted to try the Aloo Bhaji/Potato Sabzi I had in the hotel. Usually I make South Indian style Potato masala for Poori. But this is a completely different recipe from mine. Actually speaking, Aloo Bhaji can be made in various ways. Though its a North Indian recipe, there are many aloo bhaji versions like Bengali, Gujarati, Maharashtrian, Pakistani etc.Today I have shared a basic Potato gravy adding onion, tomato and masala powders. I am sure you can enjoy this sabzi with Poori & chapati as well if you like semi gravy type side dishes. Do try this easy and yummy aloo bhaji recipe/Potato sabzi for Poori and enjoy with your familyHappy.
Check out How to make Soft Chapathi & Puffy Poori , Palak Puri Recipes too !!
Potato sabzi

Aloo Bhaji Recipe / Potato Sabzi For Poori

Aloo Bhaji Recipe / Potato Sabzi For Poori Easy Side dish for Poori - Potato Sabzi/ North Indian Aloo Bhaji
Cuisine: North Indian
Category: Side dish For Poori
Serves: Serves 3
Prep time: 5 Minutes
Cook time: 20 Minutes
Total time: 25 Minutes

To Pressure cook
  • Potato - 3 nos
  • Big onion - 1 no ( finely chopped)
  • Tomato - 1 no (-do-)
  • Curry leaves - few
  • Red chilli powder - 1.5 tsp ( I used Kashmiri chilli powder)
  • Dhania powder - 1 tsp
  • Turmeric powder - 1/2 tsp
  • Garam masala powder – 1/4 tsp
  • Sugar – 1/2 tsp
  • Salt & water - as needed
  • Kasoori methi - 1/2 tsp crushed
To temper
  • Cooking oil - 1.5 tbsp
  • Cumin seeds - 1 tsp

  • Wash and pressure cook potato adding enough water, turmeric powder for 2 whistles in low flame. Remove the lid after steam is released. Discard the excess water and keep the potatoes in a bowl of cold water. Peel the skin of potato and chop them roughly.Set aside.
  • Heat oil in a kadai and splutter cumin seeds.Add finely chopped onions and curry leaves. Saute till transparent.
Aloo bhaji recipe
  • Add tomato pieces and saute until mushy. Add turmeric powder, salt, red chilli powder,  dhania powder, sugar and garam masala powder. Mix well for few minutes. Add 1 cup of water and let the tomato, onion cook well.Add potato pieces. Mash half of the potato pieces using the back of  a ladle. Mashed potatoes will give a thickness to the gravy. Add more water and bring it to the desired consistency as you wish.
Aloo bhaji recipe
Aloo bhaji recipe
  • Lastly add crushed kasoori methi and switch off the flame. Garnish with coriander leaves.
Aloo bhaji recipe
  • Serve with Poori & Enjoy !

  • Adjust the quantity of masala powders as per your taste.
  • You can make the same adding cauliflower too.
  • You can also add some fresh cream at the end to give richness to this sabzi.
  • Adjust the consistency of the gravy by adding more or less water. I made it semi gravy.
Easy, Kids friendly Potato bhaji is ready to be served with Poori !! We relished with Palak Poori Happy
Aloo bhaji for poori

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