How to make Batata Nu Shaak - SK Khazana -

A simple potato dish cooked in a typical Gujarati style

Sanjeev Kapoor

This is a Sanjeev Kapoor exclusive recipe.

Main Ingredients : Potatoes (आलू), Oil (ऑइल)

Cuisine : Gujarati

Course : Main Course Vegetarian

For more recipes related to Batata Nu Shaak - SK Khazana checkout Batata Bhaji, Batata Song , Aloo Matar, Achari Aloo . You can also find more Main Course Vegetarian recipes like Suran ki Sabzi Tortilla With Grilled Vegetables And Rice Ennai Kathrikai Garlicky Paneer

Batata Nu Shaak - SK Khazana

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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 : 21-25 minutes

Serve : 4

Level Of Cooking : Easy

Taste : Tangy

Ingredients for Batata Nu Shaak - SK Khazana Recipe

  • Potatoes peeled, and cut into 1 inch cubes 5 medium

  • Oil To deep fry + 2 tablespoons

  • White sesame seeds 2 tablespoons

  • Turmeric powder 1/2 teaspoon

  • Coriander powder 3 teaspoons

  • Red chilli powder 1 teaspoon

  • Salt to taste

  • Sugar 1 teaspoon

  • coriander leaves chopped 1/4 cup

  • Lemon juice 1 tablespoon

  • coriander sprig for garnish


Step 1

Heat sufficient oil in a deep pan, slide in the potato cubes in 2 batches, and deep-fry till light golden and crisp. Drain on absorbent paper.

Step 2

Heat 2 tbsps oil in a non-stick pan, add white sesame seeds and saute till the seeds change colour. Add the fried potatoes and mix well on high heat.

Step 3

Add turmeric powder, coriander powder and red chilli powder, reduce heat and mix well. Add salt and sugar and mix well.

Step 4

Switch the heat off, add coriander leaves and lemon juice and mix well.

Step 5

Transfer to a serving bowl, garnish with coriander sprigs and serve hot.

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