There are certain vegetables that never go out of season or style, in fact, they go on to become a staple of sorts. They continue to rule our meals in different avatars. One such super veggie is potato or aloo. Aloo is one vegetable you simply can’t ignore. The sheer versatility of potatoes has made it one of the most popular one across Indian homes.
Slice them for fries or pan-fry them for tikkis or toss them up with spices for a lunch meal, potatoes would never disappoint. An aloo curry can be prepared in many ways and will always manage to steal the show in every lunch/dinner table in Indian homes. From aloo matar to aloo rasedaar or even aloo meat, there are countless options one can try at home.
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Here are 7 Indian Aloo Cries You Can Try Your Hands At:
1. Aloo Wadiyan
Wadiyan are essentially sun dried urad dal nuggets, they are spicy due to the various spices and chillies that are added to urad dal while making it. Here is a simple aloo wadiyan recipe with fried wadiyan and potatoes cooked together in a mesh of spices until tender. Pair with rice or roti for a wholesome meal. Find the recipe here.
2. Aloo Tamatar Ka Jhol
A mouth-watering amalgamation of marinated and fried aloo and paneer chunks, cooked in flavourful gravy of onion-tomato, milk, butter and spices that are sure to tantalise your taste buds. Find the recipe here.
3. Dum Aloo Lakhnavi
Fried potatoes stuffed with paneer, tossed in a rich and flavourful onion and tomato gravy, dum aloo cooked in lakhnavi style makes for a great option for an elaborate spread! Find the recipe here.
4. Vrat Wale Dahi Aloo
Planning to fast on Navratri? There are plenty of options that you can explore. Aloo is one of them and here is an irresistible aloo curry that is sure to make fasting a fun affair. With a rich and dense addition of curd, vrat wale dahi aloo makes for a refreshing variation from the usual fried aloo dishes that are common during the fasting period. Find the recipe here.
5. Aloo Gosht
A spectacular mix of mutton, curd and potatoes cooked in a delicious combination of spices. Cook this interesting recipe for your next dinner party at home and watch your guests licking their fingers clean. Find the recipe here.
6. Aloo Rasedaar
A quick and easy indulgent fare, aloo rasedaar is the perfect pick for all your festive occasions or one of those breezy afternoons for a comfort meal. Find the recipe here.
7. Aloo Qorma
Giving a tough competition to the mutton counterpart, aloo qorma can be the star dish of your next dinner spread. Cooked in rich and luscious yogurt based gravy along with a host of spices and cashew nut paste, aloo qorma can be an innovative addition to your lunch or dinner menu. Find the recipe here.
Try these interesting aloo curry recipes at home and let us know your experience in the comments section below.
About Aanchal MathurAanchal doesn’t share food. A cake in her vicinity is sure to disappear in a record time of 10 seconds. Besides loading up on sugar, she loves bingeing on FRIENDS with a plate of momos. Most likely to find her soulmate on a food app.