How to make Aloo ki Sabzi -

A simple yet delicious potato curry.

Sanjeev Kapoor

This is a Sanjeev Kapoor exclusive recipe.

Main Ingredients : Potatoes (आलू), Onions (प्याज़ )

Cuisine : Maharashtrian

Course : Main Course Vegetarian

For more recipes related to Aloo ki Sabzi checkout Batata Bhaji, Batata Song , Aloo Matar, Achari Aloo . You can also find more Main Course Vegetarian recipes like Kaaley Aloo Peanut Sundal Batatyachya Kachrya Khichuri

Aloo ki Sabzi

Aloo ki Sabzi Recipe Card


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!


Prep Time : 6-10 minutes

Cook time : 26-30 minutes

Serve : 4

Level Of Cooking : Easy

Taste : Spicy

Ingredients for Aloo ki Sabzi Recipe

  • Potatoes 2 medium

  • Onions sliced 2 medium

  • Oil 1 tablespoon

  • Cumin seeds 1 teaspoon

  • Mustard seeds 1 teaspoon

  • Turmeric powder 1/4 teaspoon

  • Curry leaves 7-8

  • Green chillies slit 2-3

  • Salt to taste

  • Fresh coriander leaves chopped 2 tablespoons

  • Lemon juice 1 teaspoon

  • Asafoetida a pinch


Step 1

Place potatoes alongwith 1 cup water in a pressure cooker. Pressure cook till 3 whistles or 10-15 minutes. Remove from heat and let the pressure reduce. Peel potatoes.

Step 2

Heat oil in a non-stick wok. Add mustard seeds and let them crackle. Add cumin seeds and let them change colour.

Step 3

Add asafetida, turmeric powder, curry leaves, green chillies and sauté for 2 minutes.

Step 4

Add onions, mix and sauté on high heat till onions are soft. Sprinkle little water, cover and cook.

Step 5

Cut potatoes into dices and add alongwith salt, ½ tablespoon chopped coriander and mix well. Add little more water and mix well. Cover and cook for 5-7 minutes.

Step 6

Crush potatoes a bit and switch off heat. Add lemon juice and remaining chopped coriander. Mix well and serve hot.

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MasterChef Sanjeev Kapoor

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