How to make Chokha - A Bihari speciality - brinjal and potato cooked together with masalas.

This recipe is contributed by Member mansi pokhriyal.

Main Ingredients : Eggplant / Brinjal (बैंगन), Potato (आलू)

Cuisine : Bihari

Course : Main Course Vegetarian

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Hindi: anda
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For more recipes related to Chokha checkout Baba Ghanoush, Eggplant Lasagna. You can also find more Main Course Vegetarian recipes like Sweet Potato and Rosemary Mash, Capsicum Kayras, Five-spice Stir-fry , Aloo Ka Bharta.

Prep Time : 11-15 minutes

Cook time : 11-15 minutes

Serve : 4

Level Of Cooking : Moderate

Taste : Mild

Ingredients for Chokha Recipe

  • Eggplant / Brinjal boiled 1 large

  • Potato boiled 1 medium

  • Oil 2 tablespoons

  • Onion chopped 1 small

  • Garlic chopped 5 cloves

  • Ginger chopped 1/2 inch

  • Tomato finely chopped 1

  • Green chillies finely chopped 2-3

  • Salt to taste

  • Fresh coriander leaves chopped 2 tablespoons


Step 1

Peel the brinjal and the potato and mash them. Heat oil in a non-stick pan. Add onions, garlic and ginger and saute for a minute on low heat.

Step 2

Add tomatoes and green chillies and saute for a minute. Add salt an d mashed brinjal and potato and mix well. Add coriander leaves and mix well. Serve hot.