How to make Batata Song -

Potatoes in red chilli and tamarind gravy.

Sanjeev Kapoor

This recipe has featured on the show Khanakhazana.

Main Ingredients : Potatoes (आलू), Dried red chillies (सूखी लाल मिर्च )

Cuisine : Karnataka

Course : Main Course Vegetarian

For more recipes related to Batata Song checkout Batata Bhaji, Batata Song , Aloo Matar, Achari Aloo . You can also find more Main Course Vegetarian recipes like Bhindi Kadhi Pumpkin Curry Khichuri Cabbage Toran (Keto Friendly) - SK Khazana

Batata Song

Batata Song 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 : 16-20 minutes

Cook time : 16-20 minutes

Serve : 4

Level Of Cooking : Easy

Taste : Spicy

Ingredients for Batata Song Recipe

  • Potatoes boiled 4 large

  • Dried red chillies

  • Coconut oil 3 tablespoons

  • Onions chopped 2 large

  • Whole dry red chillies 8-10

  • Tamarind 1 lemon size ball

  • Salt to taste


Step 1

Peel the boiled potatoes and cut them into one inch sized cubes.

Step 2

Heat coconut oil in a kadai. Add onion in hot oil and sauté. Roast the whole red chillies and grind into a fine paste with tamarind.

Step 3

When the onions turn brown, add the ground paste and sauté. Add half a cup of water and mix. Add salt and potato cubes and mix.

Step 4

Once the water comes to a boil, reduce heat and simmer for four to five minutes or till you get a thick gravy.

Step 5

Serve hot.

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