Wednesday, April 11, 2012

Potato Fry / Spicy Aloo Roast / Urulai Varuval

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Potato Fry  ~  South Indian Style
Potatoes might be one of those veggies which are liked by almost everyone. I must say this is one of my fav potato dishes, just a simple & tasty fry..!
We can enjoy this  spicy  potato  curry  with  sambar rice,   lemon rice,   coconut rice,   curd rice,   fried rice  etc.  Also, we can carry this when we are on a small tour as side dish for our packed food..!!
This potato fry recipe is kids all time favorite even elders just love its versatile taste. This is a must try recipe, which is easy to prepare and can be modified according to your taste...!!!
Here is the yummy potato fry recipe with a  dash  of  Indian  spices !
Ingredients:
  • Potatoes                       - 3 to 4
  • Oil                                - 2 to 3 tbsp
  • Mustard                        - ¼ tsp
  • Cumin                           - ½ tsp
  • Split urad dal                - ½ tsp
  • Curry leaves                  - 5 to 6
  • Onion medium               - 2
  • Tomato                         - 1
  • Turmeric pwd                - ¼ tsp
  • Red chilly pwd              - 1 tsp
  • Pepper pwd                  - ½ tsp
  • Salt to taste
Method
  1. Wash and pressure cook the potatoes till tender.
  2. Allow them to cool and peel the skin.
  3. Slice them to cubes.
  1. Heat a non-stick pan with oil.
  2. Add mustard, cumin, asafetida, split urad dal and curry leaves.
  3. Wait to splutter.
  4. Add finely chopped onions and saute till they turn into light brown.
  1. Add chopped tomatoes and cook until soft and juicy.
  2. Add turmeric pwd, red chilly pwd, pepper pwd and salt.
  1. Mix well, add ¼ cup of water and allow to cook in simmer.

  1. Once the masala attains thick gravy consistency, add sliced potatoes.
  1. Mix gently and cook on low flame for 5 to 7 mins.
  2. Drizzle oil to the sides to roast to few more mins.
  1. Now your spicy, tasty and easy potato fry is ready to serve..!
  1. Serve hot with coconut milk rice,  pulao sambar ricecurd rice or  with veg rice.

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78 comments:

  1. I love it! I will make it tomorrow!

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  2. Potato fry is yummy and healthy. I always like potato.

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  3. Very tempting.Nice colour.
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  4. Very tempting.Nice colour.
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  5. That's tempting roast !! looks detectable !!

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  6. I love this ...its been my fav since long :)
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  7. Oh yum. Potatoes are my favorite food. They work with everything.
    This looks superb!

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  8. Yummy potato roast...Good with curd rice and sambar...Tempting pics...

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  9. It's my all time favorite... Goes well with any dish....

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  10. Will be wonderful with our regular Curd Rice n Sambar Satham :)We love aloo a lot!!


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  11. ooooooooo that sure looks good!! and i do love potatoes VERY MUCH! i'm definitely gonna try this one too, Jay!

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  12. so tempting potato fry, looks so pleasing and sure it tastes excellent :)

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  13. Superb curry, your presentation makes me hungry now..

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  14. nice potato fry!.....very tasty.

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  15. I love potatoes, and this recipe looks not to hard to make.

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  16. I love the step-by-step instructions on your blog.The potato curry loos so yummy.

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  17. Love the spicy masala coated on aloo...Tempting


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  18. Love this yummy roast with curd rice or chapathis

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  19. I'm always scared of using spices but then I see your plates and I feel like putting spices for everything!!This looks perfect!

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  20. Oh! That looks so yummy!!!

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  21. Oh! That looks so yummy!!!

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  22. Loving all the spices on your dish!! So delicious and flavourful!

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  23. Love this fry forever......

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  24. wow that really tempting jay,who will say no to this...very nice recipe.

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  25. this is an all time fav curry n this is my fav method of making potato curry..

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  26. These look spicy and full on flavour potato dish.

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  27. Oh My! This is so inviting!!! It seems that everytime I drop by, I 'm always hungry after looking at your delicious & heavenly dishes!! I think I better start cooking these yummy potatoes with some rice! Sounds so mouth watering! :)

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  28. hey this is nice. i love potatoes and i dont know one of my friend had used urad dal in this so used to make dry sabzi but with tomatoes it looks and tastes different
    wud love to try it out

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  29. A perfect dish. You seem to have got a gravy that looks as if the ingredients have been made into a paste.

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  30. very nice recipe,looks very tempting!!

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  31. Super tempting dish,makes me hungry..

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  32. Just awesome they look, I love them them with Roti :-)

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  33. As a potatoe lover, I should say that these looks awesome!

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  34. All time favorite for most of all. Curry looks yum

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  35. yummy recipe Jay. simply love this alu curry

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  36. Looks very tasty! Have a nice day :)

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  37. Everybody's favourite side dish...love it.

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  38. This looks fantastic! this is one of my frnd`s favourite.
    maha

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  39. Looks delicious! I would really love to have this with bread!

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  40. Wonderful recipe and love the way u made it. tempting jay

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  41. Anything with potato is welcome Jay..This is truly mouthwatering !

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  42. Amma ippadi dhan seyvaanga.love it.

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  43. Perfect side dish... keep it up...

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  44. All the flavors are perfectly blended

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  45. It really is amazing how your spices can so quickly transform boring old potatoes into something completely new - beautiful and simple...

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  46. Hi Jay,

    like they say in Chennai - Soooooooper!
    Urulai kaiangu is always the best food companion! :)

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  47. Drool worthy and spicy masala,looks so delicious

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  48. Looks very tasty! I like potatoes, but this spicy dish ... awesome!

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  49. looks so spicy and tasty! yummy!

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  50. This is best Indian fry potato recipe so far, I love the dahl and curry leaves in the recipe! Thanks for sharing, Jay!

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  51. Looks great (and I like your simple preparation)

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  52. Great dish! I do something similar, but your spice mixture looks more interesting. Good post - thanks.

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  53. Hi Jay, bon appetite alright. i love potatoes, now i must try add tomato like yours. have a nice day dear..cheers

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  54. The perfect comfort food...inviting and yummy...would love to have with roti.

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  55. thanks for your valuable comments..it really means a lot to me..:)
    wishing you all a very happy tamil new year..!

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  56. love it! love your style and the way you cook =)

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  57. Wow you come up with a lot of these simple lip-smacking dishes! This one looks mouth-watering!

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  58. What a treat, dear! Love the colours! Just post a yummy recipe. Be sure to head over for some of my cooking too! We both love the colour of orange, don't we? Hahaha! See u there!

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  59. I love it. That sounds so good & tasty. Wonderful clicks!

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  60. I love recipes with potatoes!This one sounds delicious!Hugs from Greece,dear!

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  61. this is looking awesome and delicious

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  62. looks yummy, will try some time :)

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  63. I agree that everyone love potatoes! These sound delicious with the mix of spices.

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  64. I would love to dive into those potatoes!! They are seriously making my mouth water... YUM! I love a spicy dish like this with rice... bread... anything! Mmmm! Have a great weekend! ~ Ramona

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  65. Tasty recipes and the dishes look delicious especially for me. I love good food :)

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  66. Tried it out and tastes Yumm!! Thanks

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