Thursday, 22 November 2012

Aloo tamatar ka saalan / Simple Potato-tomato curry

Aloo Tamatar ka saalan is a very simple and flavorful curry, goes well with chapatis and rice.
Here the potatoes are cooked in spiced gravy of onions and tomatoes. I like to have this curry with jowar roti, tastes awesome.

 Ingredients :

  1. Potatoes - 2 medium sized (quartered)
  2. Tomatoes - 4-5 (chopped)
  3. Onions - 1 medium (chopped)
  4. Coriander - 1/2 bunch (chopped)
  5. Green chillies -2-3 (chopped)
  6. Red chilli powder - 1 tsp
  7. Turmeric powder - 1/2 tsp
  8. Ginger-garlic paste - 1 tsp
  9. Salt - to taste
  10. Oil - 1 tbsp

Method :

  1.  Heat oil in a cooking vessel and add chopped onions and saute till the onions turn transparent and light pinkish in color.
  2. Now add ginger-garlic paste and fry, add red chilli powder, turmeric powder, salt and mix well.
  3. Add chopped tomatoes and stir fry till the oil separates and the tomatoes become soft and pulpy.
  4. Now add potatoes, mix and cook for 2 minutes.
  5. Stir in the chopped coriander and green chillies.
  6. Add enough water and cook on a medium heat till the potatoes are done.
  7. After the potatoes are done add a little water to get the desired curry consistency, cook for another 2-3 minutes and remove.
  8. Garnish with chopped coriander leaves.
  9. Serve hot with chapatis or rice.

                                 Enjoy and Good luck :)


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Unknown said...

Delicious combo! Love this!

divya said...

Delicious, this looks so inviting!

Unknown said...

Yummy curry...

virunthu unna vaanga said...

wow its tempting curry...
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UTs Hobby Time said...

Yummy and delicious potato.

sahiba patni said...

it looks very simple and yet very delicious...

great-secret-of-life said...

simple and delicious curry

Priya Suresh said...

Excellent side dish for pooris,fingerlicking curry.

divyagcp said...

Simple yet delicious side dish for roti... Yum!
Thanks for linking it to the event.

Unknown said...

That is sooooo delicious!!!Thanks for sending this yummy recipe to my event.. Looking for more yummy recipes...
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