How to make Batata Puri -

Call them batata puri or sabudana vada, they are just as delicious

Sanjeev Kapoor

This is a Sanjeev Kapoor exclusive recipe.

Main Ingredients : Medium potatoes, Sago (sabudana) (साबुदाना)

Cuisine : Indian

Course : Breads

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Batata Puri

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History of Indian cuisine dates back to nearly 5,000-years ago when various groups and cultures interacted with India that led to a diversity of flavours and regional cuisines.
Indian cuisine comprises of a number of regional cuisines.  The diversity in soil type, climate, culture, ethnic group and occupations, these cuisines differ from each other mainly due to the use of locally available spices, herbs, vegetables and fruits. Indian food is also influenced by religious and cultural choices and traditions. 
Foreign invasions, trade relations and colonialism had introduced certain foods to the country like potato, chillies and breadfruit.    

Prep Time : 8-10 hour

Cook time : 11-15 minutes

Serve : 4

Level Of Cooking : Moderate

Taste : Mild

Ingredients for Batata Puri Recipe

  • Medium potatoes medium, boiled and peeled 4

  • Sago (sabudana) soaked 1 cup

  • Roasted peanuts crushed 1/2 cup

  • Fresh coriander leaves chopped 2 tablespoons

  • Sugar 1 pinch

  • Rock salt (sendha namak) to taste

  • Ginger-green chilli paste 1 tablespoon

  • Lemon juice 1/2 tablespoon

  • Banana leaves cut into medium squares 2

  • Oil to deep-fry

  • Coconut chutney to serve


Step 1

Take sago in a bowl add sago, add peanuts, coriander leaves, sugar, rock salt, ginger green chilli paste and lemon juice. Mash and add potatoes and mix well.

Step 2

Heat sufficient oil in a kadai.

Step 3

Divide the mixture into equal portions. Place a banana leaf square on the worktop, apply little oil on it, place a portion of potato mixture, gently press and flatten slightly. Slide into hot oil and deep-fry, turning sides, till golden brown on both sides. Drain on absorbent paper.

Step 4

Arrange the puris on a serving plate and serve hot with coconut chutney.

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