How to make Chatpate Potatoes -

Boiled baby potatoes stir fried with red chilli flakes and roasted cumin seeds.

Sanjeev Kapoor

This is a Sanjeev Kapoor exclusive recipe.

Main Ingredients : Potatoes (आलू), Garlic (लहसुन)

Cuisine : Indian

Course : Main Course Vegetarian

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For more recipes related to Chatpate Potatoes checkout Batata Bhaji, Batata Song , Aloo Matar, Achari Aloo . You can also find more Main Course Vegetarian recipes like Bharwan Karele Green Peas Peel and Potato Bhaji Baghare Baingan Eggplant Roll

Chatpate Potatoes

Chatpate Potatoes 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 : Moderate

Taste : Mild

Ingredients for Chatpate Potatoes Recipe

  • Potatoes boiled and peeled 250 grams

  • Garlic 2 tablespoons

  • Red chilli flakes 2 teaspoons

  • Garlic 8-10 cloves

  • Roasted cumin seeds 2 teaspoons

  • Paprika powder 1 teaspoon

  • Sea salt to taste

  • coriander sprig for garnish


Step 1

Heat oil in a non-stick pan. Add potatoes and cook on medium heat till golden and crisp. Place red chilli flakes, garlic, cumin seeds, paprika powder and sea salt in a mortar and pound with a pestle to a coarse paste.

Step 2

Add this paste to the potatoes, mix and cook for two to three minutes more. Serve hot garnished with a coriander sprig.

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