How to make Nundigrog Kelanga -

Hot and spicy mashed potatoes

Sanjeev Kapoor

This is a Sanjeev Kapoor exclusive recipe.

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

Cuisine : Kerala

Course : Main Course Vegetarian

For more recipes related to Nundigrog Kelanga checkout Batata Bhaji, Batata Song , Aloo Matar, Achari Aloo . You can also find more Main Course Vegetarian recipes like Mathanga Erissery Beancurd Laksa Raw Jackfruit Ghassi Paneer Lasooni

Nundigrog Kelanga

Nundigrog Kelanga 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 : 11-15 minutes

Cook time : 16-20 minutes

Serve : 4

Level Of Cooking : Easy

Taste : Mild

Ingredients for Nundigrog Kelanga Recipe

  • Potatoes to taste

  • Onions 450 grams

  • Onion 1 medium

  • Green chillies 2

  • Oil 1 tablespoon

  • Mustard seeds 1 teaspoon

  • Fenugreek seeds (methi dana) 1/4 teaspoon

  • Coriander seeds 1 teaspoon

  • Turmeric powder 1/4

  • Tamarind pulp 1 tablespoon


Step 1

Peel and wash potatoes. Boil them in salted water until soft, then mash them. Peel, wash onion and chop coarsely.

Step 2

Remove stems, wash, slit, de-seed and finely chop green chillies. Heat oil and add mustard seeds. When they start crackling add fenugreek seeds and coriander seeds.

Step 3

Add onions, green chillies and turmeric powder and fry until soft and brown. Pour in tamarind pulp and simmer for five minutes. Finally stir in the mashed potatoes and add salt. Cover the pan and cook gently for five more minutes. Serve hot.

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