How to make Tahini Mashed Potatoes -

Mashed potatoes mixed with tahini and other spices.

Sanjeev Kapoor

This recipe is from FoodFood TV channel & has featured on Sanjeev Kapoor Kitchen.

Main Ingredients : Potatoes (आलू), Tahini (ताहीनी)

Cuisine : Fusion

Course : Main Course Vegetarian

For more recipes related to Tahini Mashed Potatoes checkout Batata Matki Ussal, Potato Makhni Kofte, Aloo Anardana, Benarasi Dum Aloo . You can also find more Main Course Vegetarian recipes like Salt and Vinegar Potatoes Mooli aur Patte ki Sabzi Poondu Keerai Massiyal Tamatar Chaman

Tahini Mashed Potatoes

Tahini Mashed 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 : 11-15 minutes

Cook time : 26-30 minutes

Serve : 4

Level Of Cooking : Moderate

Taste : Spicy

Ingredients for Tahini Mashed Potatoes Recipe

  • Potatoes boiled peeled and mashed 3-4 medium

  • Tahini 2 tablespoons

  • Olive oil 3 tablespoons

  • Onions chopped 2 medium

  • Cumin powder roasted 1 teaspoon

  • Red chilli powder ½ tsp + to srpinkle

  • Garlic cloves crushed 5-6

  • Fresh cream 2-3 tablespoons

  • Salt to taste

  • White sesame seeds (safed til) toasted 1 teaspoon


Step 1

Heat olive oil in a non-stick pan, add onions and sauté.

Step 2

Put mashed potatoes in a bowl.

Step 3

Add cumin powder, red chilli powder and freshly crushed garlic to the pan and sauté. Add this to the potatoes and mix. Add tahini and mix well. Add cream and mix well. Add salt and mix well.

Step 4

Transfer the mixture into a serving plate, sprinkle sesame seeds and a little red chilli powder and serve warm or cold.

website of the year 2013
website of the year 2014
website of the year 2016
MasterChef Sanjeev Kapoor

Chef Sanjeev Kapoor is the most celebrated face of Indian cuisine. He is Chef extraordinaire, runs a successful TV Channel FoodFood, hosted Khana Khazana cookery show on television for more than 17 years, author of 150+ best selling cookbooks, restaurateur and winner of several culinary awards. He is living his dream of making Indian cuisine the number one in the world and empowering women through power of cooking to become self sufficient. His recipe portal is a complete cookery manual with a compendium of more than 10,000 tried & tested recipes, videos, articles, tips & trivia and a wealth of information on the art and craft of cooking in both English and Hindi.