How to make Tadkewala Aloo ka Raita - Tempered potato raita

This recipe is from FoodFood TV channel & has featured on Turban Tadka.

Main Ingredients : Potatoes (आलू), Yogurt (दही)

Cuisine : Punjabi

Course : Raitas

Tadkewala Aloo ka Raita Recipe Card

Tadkewala Aloo ka Raita

Hindi: Aloo

Why is it that when you are stuck at “what should we cook today” the answer is always “make some aloo!” Potatoes are like this…extremely popular and have multipurpose usage.

And did you always think that eating a potato will make you fat?
Well, don’t – it is a surprising source of vitamin C and provides useful amounts of starch, thiamine and niacin and around a hundred grams will provide about eighty calories.
Little did you know!


For more recipes related to Tadkewala Aloo ka Raita checkout Aloo ka Raita. You can also find more Raitas recipes like Aloo ka Raita, Fruit Raita, Al Raita , Corn And Boondi Raita.

Prep Time : 11-15 minutes

Cook time : 11-15 minutes

Serve : 4

Level Of Cooking : Easy

Taste : Spicy

Ingredients for Tadkewala Aloo ka Raita Recipe

  • Potatoes boiled, peeled and cut into 1 inch cubes 2 medium

  • Yogurt whisked 2 cups

  • Oil 2 tablespoons

  • Asafoetida a pinch

  • Coriander seeds 1 teaspoon

  • Dried red chillies 3

  • Green chillies finely chopped 1-2

  • Ginger finely chopped 1 tablespoon

  • Red chilli powder 1/4 tsp + for sprink

  • Roasted cumin powder 1/4 tsp + for sprink

  • Salt to taste

  • Dried mango powder (amchur) 1/4 teaspoon

  • Mustard seeds 1 teaspoon


Step 1

Heat oil in a non-stick pan. Add asafoetida, coriander seeds, mustard seeds, dried red chillies, green chillies and ginger and sauté for a minute.

Step 2

Add potatoes, mix well and sauté till the potatoes are lightly browned.

Step 3

Add ¼ tsp red chilli powder, ¼ tsp roasted cumin powder and salt and mix well.

Step 4

Add salt to the yogurt, mix and keep aside.

Step 5

Transfer the potato mixture into a serving bowl. Add dried mango powder, 1½ cups yogurt and mix well. Spread the remaining yogurt on top.

Step 6

Sprinkle red chilli powder and roasted cumin powder and serve chilled.