How to make Potatoes in Hot Garlic Sauce -

Hot garlic sauce is a popular Chinese gravy in which you can cook chicken or vegetables or potatoes like in this dish.

Sanjeev Kapoor

This is a Sanjeev Kapoor exclusive recipe.

Main Ingredients : Baby potatoes (बेबी आलू), Garlic cloves (लहसुन लौंग)

Cuisine : Chinese

Course : Main Course Vegetarian

For more recipes related to Potatoes in Hot Garlic Sauce checkout Achari Aloo, Baby Potatoes In Spicy Yogurt Gravy, Chutneywale Aloo, Aloo Pyaaz Tamatar . You can also find more Main Course Vegetarian recipes like Mughlai Jackfruit Lauki Kofta Soya Nuggets with Greens Mag ni Dhokli

Potatoes in Hot Garlic Sauce

Potatoes in Hot Garlic Sauce 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 : 0-5 minutes

Cook time : 16-20 minutes

Serve : 4

Level Of Cooking : Easy

Taste : Spicy

Ingredients for Potatoes in Hot Garlic Sauce Recipe

  • Baby potatoes 15-20

  • Garlic cloves chopped 10-12

  • Oil 1 teaspoon + to deep fry

  • Cornflour/ corn starch 5 tablespoons

  • Red chilli paste 2 tablespoons

  • Tomato ketchup 1 tablespoon

  • Sugar a pinch

  • Salt to taste

  • Crushed black peppercorns ½ teaspoon

  • Soy sauce 1 teaspoon

  • Vinegar 1 teaspoon

  • Spring onion greens finely chopped, 1 teaspoon + for garnishing


Step 1

Heat sufficient oil in a kadai.

Step 2

Coat the potatoes in 2 tablespoons cornflour and deep-fry in hot oil till golden. Drain on absorbent paper and set aside.

Step 3

Heat oil in another non-stick pan. Add garlic and sauté for 2 minutes. Add red chilli paste and continue to sauté.

Step 4

Add tomato ketchup, sugar, salt, crushed peppercorns, soy sauce and mix well. Add little water and mix well. Add fried potatoes and mix well.

Step 5

Combine remaining cornflour and water in a bowl and mix well to make a smooth slurry. Add this to the pan and mix well. Switch off the heat.

Step 6

Add vinegar and spring onion greens and mix well.

Step 7

Serve hot garnished with spring onion greens.

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