How to make Sichuan Chilli Stir-Fried Potatoes -

Spicy potatoes sichuan style.

Sanjeev Kapoor

This is a Sanjeev Kapoor exclusive recipe.

Main Ingredients : Potatoes (आलू), Salt (नमक)

Cuisine : Chinese

Course : Main Course Vegetarian

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Sichuan Chilli Stir-Fried Potatoes

Sichuan Chilli Stir-Fried 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 : 6-10 minutes

Cook time : 16-20 minutes

Serve : 4

Level Of Cooking : Easy

Taste : Mild

Ingredients for Sichuan Chilli Stir-Fried Potatoes Recipe

  • Potatoes 4-5 medium

  • Salt to taste

  • Cornflour/ corn starch 2 teaspoons

  • Vegetable stock 1/2 cup

  • Oil 1 tablespoon

  • Garlic sliced 5-6 cloves

  • Onion sliced 1 medium

  • Red chilli flakes 1/4 teaspoon

  • Red chilli paste 1 teaspoon

  • Soy sauce 1 teaspoon

  • Sugar 1/2 teaspoon

  • Lemon juice 1 tablespoon

  • Spring onion greens chopped 1 stalk


Step 1

Peel and cut potatoes into eight to twelve thick wedges. Heat water in a pan.

Step 2

Add a little salt and the potato wedges and boil till almost done.

Step 3

Blend cornflour in one fourth cup of vegetable stock. Heat oil in a wok.

Step 4

Add garlic and sauté till lightly browned. Add onions and continue to sauté.

Step 5

Add red chilli flakes and red chilli paste and stir. Drain the potato wedges and add to the wok and toss well.

Step 6

Add soy sauce, sugar and toss. Add the remaining vegetable stock and mix. Add the cornflour mixture and mix. Adjust salt and add lemon juice and spring onion greens. Mix well and serve hot.

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