Aloo Masala

Aloo Masala

5 from 12 votes
An easy one-pot potato curry packed with so many flavours. Soft, tender potatoes slathered in a spicy, onion masala. If you want a delicious dinner on the table in no more than an hour, then this recipe is perfect.
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Aloo masala curry is an easy vegetable curry recipe made with potatoes, onions, and a blend of spices. Masala aloo curry is a veg curry recipe as well as a vegan curry that is a fantastic meal for any time of day.

Also known as aloo ki sabzi in Hindi, aloo ki sabzi is a delicious spicy potato curry recipe that is served alongside dosa or as a side with boiled basmati rice. This aloo recipe is an easy potato recipe that is sure to impress anyone and be one to add to your cookbook.

Potatoes, also known as aloo in Hindi, are one of my favourite vegetables. Alongside bell peppers, of course. I use potatoes in a lot of my recipes such as my aloo pakora recipe or my chicken biryani recipe. They really are the start of the show in this curry though.

This curry is perfect for everyone from vegetarians to vegans. If you’re looking for something to serve at your next dinner party, then this curry recipe is definitely what you have been looking for.

The amount of water that you add is entirely up to you. If you want the curry to have more of a watery consistency, then you can add more. I prefer my potato curry to be dry as I usually like to serve it with chapatti or naan.

This might seem obvious, but the smaller you cube the potatoes, the faster they’ll cook. Just keep this in mind as you want to watch the cooking time so that the potatoes don’t turn to mush. The best thing about this recipe is that it is quite forgiving regardless of how you tweak it, so that’s why it is perfect for beginners!

You can adjust the recipe and add as much or as little spice as you prefer. You could even add some more vegetables if you like. Sometimes I like to add some frozen peas. I know not everyone is a fan of peas, so I didn’t add them to this recipe.

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Aloo Masala

by Nabeela Kauser
An easy one-pot potato curry packed with so many flavours. Soft, tender potatoes lathered in a spicy, onion masala. If you want a delicious dinner on the table in no more than an hour, then this recipe is perfect.
5 from 12 votes
Prep Time 15 mins
Cook Time 45 mins
Total Time 1 hr
Course Dinner, Main Course
Cuisine Indian
Servings 6
Calories 167 kcal

Ingredients

Instructions

  • Heat oil in pan and sauté cumin seeds for a few minutes until fragrant
  • Add then diced onions and cook on medium heat for 4-5 minutes until softened
  • Add the onions are cooking chop the tomatoes then add into pan before cooking for 5 minutes until the tomatoes are soft
  • Add chilli powder, salt and turmeric powder then cook the spices for a few minutes – add 2 tablespoons of then water to ensure that the spices do not burn and to give a more intense colour
  • Add the spices are cooking peel and chop the potatoes then add into the pan along with the water and cook for 15-20 minutes
  • Add the dried fenugreek leaves, chopped green chillies and garam masala and cook for 2-3 minutes
  • Garnish with fresh coriander
  • Serve immediately with fresh homemade naan

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Nutrition

Calories: 167kcalCarbohydrates: 22gProtein: 3gFat: 8gSaturated Fat: 1gSodium: 455mgPotassium: 575mgFiber: 4gSugar: 4gVitamin A: 663IUVitamin C: 30mgCalcium: 31mgIron: 1mg
Keyword Curry, Indian, Potato, Spicy
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Sarah
Sarah
2 months ago

5 stars
How many potatoes is 500 g I have a 2kg bag

Shane
Shane
2 months ago

5 stars
I have made this recipe in the past and it was a hit, a little too spicy for a couple of people but I loved it

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