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Aloo Jeera Or Jeera Aloo Recipe

Aloo Jeera aka Jeera aloo- Cumin scented potato curry that goes well with rice and roti. Vegan.
Prep Time5 mins
Cook Time20 mins
Total Time25 mins
Course: Mains
Cuisine: North Indian
Servings: 2
Author: Anusha Praveen


  • Potatoes 4 medium
  • Cumin seeds 1 tbsp
  • Mustard seeds 1 tsp
  • Hing a small pinch
  • Turmeric powder ½ tsp
  • Chili powder 1 tsp
  • Salt to taste
  • Oil 2 tbsp


  • Boil potatoes in enough water until tender.
  • Peel and quarter the potatoes.
  • Heat a pan with oil.
  • Add mustard seeds and hing.
  • Once they splutter, add cumin seeds and toss well.
  • Add turmeric powder now and mix.
  • Quickly tip in the quartered potatoes and toss well making sure the oil coats the potatoes evenly.
  • Turn down flame to low and cook till potatoes are evenly roasted and golden brown.
  • Make sure you toss them in between for a couple of times.
  • Add salt and chili powder once done.
  • Mix well.
  • Garnish with coriander leaves .
  • Serve hot

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