Monday, January 28, 2008

Aloo Palak (potatoes and spinach fry)


Ingredients:

2 potatoes (chopped in to small cubes)
1 bunch spinach ( chopped)
6 to 7 dry red chilis flakes
1/2 lemon juice
1 onion ( chopped)
1/2 tsp turmuric
1 tsp garam masala powder
salt
3 tbs oil
3 cloves of garlic (chopped)
1 tsp cumin and musturd seeds



Method:
Heat oil in a pan add cumin seeds,musturd seeds and red chiili flakes fry for 1 min then add chopped garlic and onions saute for 2 min ,now add chopped potatoes ,turmuric and salt mix and cook on a low flame until potatoes are half done .Now add chopped spinach ,mix ,cover with lid and cook on a low flame untill potatoes are completely cooked then add garam masala powder and lemon juice fry for 2 min .
DONE
serve with roti

36 comments:

Seema said...

Thats a nice one...Goes well with Rotis & a cup of hot dhal on the side - a perfect winter meal!

Dhivya said...

good idea ....Wish I could it right now!!Thanks for dropping by my blog which lead to urs

Ti said...

Hmm makes me hungry... looks so yummy :)

Sagari said...

it tastes wonderfull with curd rice too Seema

divya thank u

ti thank u

Red Chillies said...

Looks delicious Sagari. I usually make Aloo palak in gravy style. Loved your idea.

easycrafts said...

Have made aloo methi...but not aloo palak..will try next time

Daily Meals said...

Hi Sagari! This is my son's favourite curry. I usually add ginger...although i never tried it with lime juice. Will try it next time.

indosungod said...

this dish is one of my favorites, spinach and potatoes make a great combination, I'll add garlic the next time I cook this.

Asha said...

Beautiful looking Aloo Palak, slurp!:)

Sagari said...

red chillis --- thank u

easy crafts ---- try this u will defently love it

daily meals --- adding lime juice makes it refresing, hope your son will love it with lime

Indosungod----- garlic is main in everything I cook, with out that I cannot cook, try adding garlic next time it tatesss wonderfulll

asha ji --- thank u

Namratha said...

Looks delicious Sagari, like the idea of making it a non gravy kind.

Happy cook said...

Oh love them with chapathi

Prema Sundar said...

love to have it with dal rice.

Shankari said...

Simple and healthy recipe!

Superchef said...

this is a very yummy way to a lot of nutrients intake!! :)

Rosie said...

This looks very delicious!! Pity I can't just dive in and try this out ;)

Rosie x

Meera said...

Oh, perfect! I love aloo palak with parathas

daphne said...

oh nice! I want that with savory rice!!

Srivalli said...

ehmm...that looks great...good to see such a wonderful colour!

Dhanggit said...

oh i love this combination..potatoes and spinach!! cant wait to try one :-)

shriya said...

Sagari your recipes always were great and different. Aloo palak is very unique one. Nice combo.

Pooja V said...

This simple and neat sabji is one of my favourites.

Maryann said...

I like this dish. Thanks for posting it! Both me and my English bloke love Indian food, so I will def be coming back to your site :)

Simona said...

One of my favorite dishes. Just looking at a photo makes my mouth water.

glamah16 said...

Everything looks fantastic. I had a great Indian meal last weekend and really want to learn more about this fantastic cuisine.

Laavanya said...

Looks yummy Sagari... I make this almost the same way and we love it at home.

Cynthia said...

I like to eat this with dhal, rice and achar.

Ramya's Mane Adige said...

looks yummy!

Sia said...

thats a wonderful easy cook meal for me:)

Siri said...

Sagari - the curry looks so yummy n full of nutrients... it wud b a great entry to potato events - Ode to Potatoes and 'The Potato Fe(a)st'.. details can be found here:

www.events-n-roundups.blogspot.com

Have a great day n cya!

~ Siri

Rajitha said...

i do not know how i missed this!! alu palak is my absolute fav!!

Kribha said...

Aloo and palak are a match made in heaven. I absolutely love it. I made aloo methi recently. Will be posting it soon.

maninas said...

You have some fab recipes here! :)
I must try this!

Tariq said...

Anyone in Jeddah can make me some?

Anonymous said...

amazing i tried it its just superb\
padma

sandhya said...

i tried today...........its so delicious.my son and husband is yet to have..hope they like it