How to make Sweet Potato Puri Recipe - Shakarkand aur atte ki puri, absolutely delicious

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Main Ingredients : Sweet potato ( शक्करकंद ) , Whole wheat flour (atta) ( आटा )

Cuisine : Fusion

Course : Breads

Sweet Potato Puri

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!


You can also find more Breads recipes like Paneer Kulcha, Meetho Lolo, Khamang Chapati, Onion corn moong paratha. Or try out these recipes from Fusion Cuisine like Butter garlic mushroom, Crumbed Chicken Fingers, Thecha Jowar Bhakri, Chocolate Truffles.

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Sweet Potato Puri

Prep Time : 3.30-4 hour

Cook time : 11-15 minutes

Serve :

Level Of Cooking : Medium

Ingredients for Sweet Potato Puri

  • Sweet potato boiled peeled and mashed 1 large

  • Whole wheat flour (atta) 2 cups

  • Salt 3/4 teaspoon

  • Asafoetida 1/4 teaspoon

  • Turmeric powder 1/3 teaspoon

  • Coriander powder 1/2 teaspoon

  • Paprika 1/4 teaspoon

  • Mixed herbs 3 tablespoon

  • Oil 3 tbsps + for deep-frying


Step 1

Combine whole wheat flour, salt, asafoetida, turmeric powder, coriander powder, paprika and mixed herbs in a large bowl. Mix well, add sweet potato and three tablespoons oil, mix well and knead into a soft dough.

Step 2

Cover and set aside for two to three hours. Divide the dough into marble sized portions and shape into balls. Roll them into small puris. Heat sufficient oil in a kadai.

Step 3

Deep fry puris, a couple at a time, on medium heat till lightly browned from both the sides. Drain on absorbent paper. Serve hot.

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