potato recipes | aloo recipes | collection of 65 indian potato recipes

collection of 65 indian potato recipes. there are many dishes made in the indian cuisine with potatoes. we add them to curries, rice, flat breads and even sweets are made with them. the best part about potatoes is that they pair well with any veggie.

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in this collection, i am sharing curries, dry sabzis, snacks and fasting recipes made with potatoes. most of them are easy to make and all you need are some indian spices and herbs.

these indian potato recipes pair very well with rotis or parathas or pooris. they also go equally well with bread. the thin gravies or curries can also be served with steamed rice.

you can also check these popular veggie recipes collections as most of the time potatoes pair well with other veggies like gobi, matar, gajar, palak, baingan, methi etc.

65 potato recipes (dry, curry and snacks recipes)

aloo sabzi recipes – dry dishes

1. aloo gajar matar – quick and easy dry curry made with potatoes, carrots and peas. no onion no garlic recipe. serve with rotis, bread or pooris.

aloo gajar matar

2. aloo gobi recipe – easy, simple and delicious homely aloo gobi recipe. serve with rotis, parathas or bread.

aloo gobi recipe

3. aloo matar – tangy, mildly spiced dry sabzi of baby potatoes with green peas. serve with rotis or bread.

aloo matar recipe

4. aloo methi – potatoes with fenugreek leaves made in punjabi style. you can also check this aloo gobi methi tuk recipe. serve with rotis or soft phulkas.

aloo methi recipe

5. aloo baingan – quick and easy to make dry curry made with potatoes and eggplants. serve with rotis or bread.

aloo baingan recipe

6. aloo capsicum – stir fried spiced potatoes with green bell peppers. serve with rotis, parathas or bread. if you want to check some more capsicum recipes, check this link -> 25 capsicum recipes

aloo capsicum recipe, aloo shimla mirch recipe

7. aloo french beans recipe – spiced french beans and potatoes stir fry made in punjabi style.  serve with rotis , parathas or bread.

aloo beans recipe

8. jeera aloo – one of the easiest and simplest recipe made with potatoes and cumin.  serve with rotis or pooris.

jeera aloo recipe

9. chutney wale aloo – chatpata and tasty aloo or potatoes with coriander-mint green chutney.

chutney wale aloo recipe

10. potato pulao – easy to make and mildly spiced pulao made with potatoes. if you want to check more pulao recipes then have a look at this link -> collection of 28 pulao recipes.

potato recipes

11. dum aloo biryani recipe – hyderabadi style layered and dum cooked biryani made from baby potatoes. hence the name dum aloo biryani or aloo dum biryani. if you like biryani, then you can check this collection of 27 biryani recipes.

dum aloo biryani recipe

12. aloo posto recipe – traditional bengali recipe of potatoes in a lightly spiced poppy seeds paste.

aloo posto recipe

13. aloo chokha recipe – spiced mashed potatoes from the bihari cusine. aloo chokha is one of the side dishes that is served with litti chokha. i have also shared the accompaniments or sides served with litti – tomato chokha and baingan chokha recipe.

aloo chokha recipe

14. aloo gajar recipe – simple homely dry sabzi or veggie preparation with potatoes and carrots. being a dry sabzi and one which is not spicy, this aloo gajar recipe goes very well as tiffin box lunch with some soft chapatis or parathas.

aloo gajar recipe

15. aloo capsicum masala recipe – a semi gravy recipe of capsicum (green bell peppers) and potatoes in an onion-tomato base.

aloo capsicum masala recipe

16. aloo patta gobhi sabzi recipe – potatoes and cabbage make a good combination in dry veggie dishes. this easy punjabi aloo patta gobhi sabzi is how i make at home. at times i also add some green peas to this sabzi. for more cabbage recipes, kindly check this link -> 14 cabbage recipes.

aloo patta gobhi sabzi recipe

17. baby potato biryani recipe – this biryani is medium spiced and not heavy on the stomach. preparing this biryani or any biryani does take time. so plan and organize accordingly.

baby potato biryani recipe

18. hing jeera aloo recipe – one easy no onion no garlic potato recipe from the north indian cuisine. the dish is a bit spicy and tangy.

hing jeera aloo recipe

indian potato curry recipes:

1. aloo rasedar gravy – spiced, thin potato curry made with tomatoes, ginger & spices. no onion no garlic recipe from uttar pradesh cuisine. best served with khasta kachoris, pooris or luchi.

aloo rasedar

2. mathura ke dubki wale aloo – spiced, thin potato curry flavored only with spices. no onion no garlic recipe and a specialty from mathura. best served with khasta kachoris, pooris or luchi.

mathura ke dubki wale aloo

3. aloo gobi recipe – a rich creamy aloo gobi made restaurant style. serve with rotis, naan, phulkas or with steamed rice or jeera rice.

aloo gobi recipe

4. aloo gobi recipe dhaba style – the classic aloo gobi in an onion and tomato based sauce simmered with spices. served with rotis or steamed rice.

aloo gobi recipe

5. aloo matar – a simple and home style recipe of punjabi peas and potatoes curry. served with rotis, pooris or steamed rice.

aloo matar recipe

6. aloo gobi matar – lightly spiced north indian curry made with cauliflower, peas and potatoes. served with rotis, pooris or bread.

aloo gobi matar recipe

7. aloo chole ki sabzi – a spiced chickpea potato curry from the famous kwality restaurant in delhi. served with bhatura or poori. other similar variations are palak chole, methi chole and paneer chole recipe.

aloo chole recipe

8. aloo palak – potatoes in a smooth spinach sauce. recipe is similar to the way i make palak paneer. served with soft chapatis, parathas or jeera rice.

aloo palak recipe

9. punjabi dum aloo – creamy and delicately spiced & flavored dum aloo.  serve with rotis, naan, veg biryani, veg pulao or jeera rice.

dum aloo recipe

10. kashmiri dum aloo – baby potatoes in a spicy vibrant curd based gravy. a recipe from the kashmiri cuisine. served with steamed rice.

kashmiri dum alo recipe

11. bengali dum aloo – lightly spiced and slightly sweet potato curry made with onions, tomatoes and spices. served with luchi or pooris.

bengali dum aloo recipe

12. dum aloo banarasi recipe – no onion no garlic recipe from the uttar pradesh cuisine of baby potatoes in a tomato based curry. served with luchis or pooris.

dum aloo recipe

13. punjabi dahi aloo – an easy recipe of potatoes simmered in curd sauce. served with rotis or steamed rice.

dahi aloo recipe

14. potato peas korma – a south indian style potato peas korma made with coconut, poppy seeds, cashews and red chilies. served with rotis, parathas, pooris or steamed rice.

potato peas korma recipe

15. aloo hara chana (choliya) –  thin and spiced curry made with potatoes and fresh green chickpeas or choliya. served with rotis or parathas.

aloo choliya recipe

16. aloo kofta recipe – potato cheese koftas served on a bed of rich creamy spiced gravy. koftas are deep fried balls which can be made from veggies or paneer or cheese. few more kofta recipes on blog are:

aloo kofta curry recipe

17. aloo mushroom masala recipe – this aloo mushroom recipe is spiced with a tang coming from the tomatoes and a mild sweetness, creaminess coming from the cashews and onions. this is an onion-tomato based gravy and tastes delicious with chapatis or even parathas. more mushroom recipes at this link -> 49 mushroom recipes.

aloo mushroom masala recipe

18. dum aloo recipe – a simply delicious recipe of dum aloo made restaurant style. the recipe method to prepare this dum aloo is easy. there are north indian flavors in this dum aloo and tastes damn good with phulka, rotis or naan.

dum aloo restaurant style recipe

19. aloo tamatar jhol recipe – one more easy recipe of a thin spiced potato and tomato curry. aloo jhol is a dish from the uttar pradesh cuisine and served with pooris. you can also serve this spiced potato curry with luchi or crisp pooris.

aloo tamatar jhol recipe

20. potato kurma recipe – south indian style recipe of a delicious potato korma. good as a side dish with chapatis, pooris, pulao, or biryani. few more korma recipes on blog are:

potato korma recipe

21. potato stew recipe – kerala style potato stew made with coconut milk and spices. the recipe of this potato stew is so easy to prepare and yet tastes so good. i prepare potato stew to go with appams or ghee rice. the recipe is similar to the veg stew recipe.

potato stew recipe

22. potato sagu recipe for pooris – potato sagu is lightly spiced potato curry from the karnataka cuisine usually served with pooris, chapati, dosa or rava idli. like potato sagu, there is also a variation of sagu made with mixed veggies, which is known as veg sagu.

potato sagu recipe

23. potato curry recipe – a simple homely curry with potatoes. this potato curry recipe is also one of those recipes that you can make in a hurry after a tired day’s work or when have no veggies or lentils in your kitchen.

potato curry recipe

potato snacks recipes:

1. aloo tikki – popular north indian snack of spiced crisp potato patties. serve with green chutney and sweet tamarind chutney.

aloo tikki recipe

2. aloo paratha – popular indian breakfast of unleavened whole wheat flat bread stuffed with a spiced potato stuffing. served with fresh curd or butter or mango pickle.

aloo paratha recipe

3. aloo 65 – crisp and spicy potatoes. makes for a good starter snack. other similar variations are gobi 65 and paneer 65 recipe.

aloo 65 recipe

4. tandoori aloo – marinated oven roasted baby potatoes. great starter or snack for any occasion.

tandoori aloo recipe

5. aloo tikki chole – crisp & browned spiced potato patties served with a spicy north indian chickpea curry (chana masala) along with green chutney and sweet chutney and with some tidbits.

aloo tikki chole recipe

6. dahi aloo tikki – a popular street food snack of potato patties topped with yogurt, sweet tamarind chutney, green chutney and spice blends.

dahi aloo tikki recipe

7. potato curry for masala dosa – mildly spiced potato curry filling for masala dosa, rava dosa or uttapam.

potato curry for masala dosa

8. dahi papdi chaat – a popular chaat snack which is sweet, spicy and tangy.

dahi papdi chaat recipe

9. aloo tuk – easy to prepare sindhi snack.

aloo tuk

10. potato chips – method to make sun dried potato chips at home. other variation is this baked potato chips.

potato chips recipe

11. aloo tikka recipe – spiced & marinated potatoes which are either grilled or pan fried. this aloo tikka recipe uses curd for marination. i have also shared a vegan version of aloo tikka which makes use of cashew curd. few more popular tikka recipes on blog are paneer tikka, amritsari paneer tikka, achari paneer tikka, gobi tikka, instant paneer tikka and mushroom tikka recipe.

aloo tikka recipe

12. aloo chana chaat recipe – spicy, tangy, sweet chaat recipe with boiled potatoes and white chickpeas. if you have some boiled chana left, then its pretty simple to assemble this chaat. generally when i make chana masala, dry chana or punjabi chole masala, then i always boil extra chana and keep in the fridge. these come handy to make quick recipes like falafel, hummus, chana pulao and this chana chaat.

aloo chana chaat recipe

13. potato sev recipe – – crisp sev made with potatoes and gram flour (besan). the texture and taste of this potato sev recipe is not like aloo bhujia. the taste is like that of a spiced sev. they are crisp and chatpata. serve potato sev as tea-time snack or anytime snack.

potato sev recipe

14. aloo kulcha recipe – popular flat bread recipe from north indian cuisine. aloo kulcha are crisp as well as soft leavened breads stuffed with a spiced potato filling. kulcha is very popular in delhi and the state of punjab. i have already shared the recipes of plain kulcha, paneer kulcha and matar kulcha recipe. serve the kulcha with curd or mango pickle or with recipes like peshawari chole or kadai chole or paneer chole or dal makhani or dal bukhara.

aloo kulcha recipe

15. frankie recipe – thin rotis stuffed with crisp aloo tikki, veggies and yogurt raita. the recipe is good for kids who love frankies or wraps. few more similar frankie recipes on blog are:

aloo tikki frankie recipe

16. potato wedges recipe – easy recipe of crispy baked potato wedges. potato wedges makes for a good finger food snack or a party snack. you can easily increase the proportions of all the ingredients and make a large batch for a party. serve baked potato wedges with tomato ketchup or coriander chutney or mint chutney.

baked potato wedges recipe

17. potato sandwich recipe – simple but delicious grilled sandwiches stuffed with a spiced potato filling. if you like sandwiches then have a look at this collection of 32 sandwich recipes.

potato sandwich recipe

18. french fries recipe – these french fries are crisp from outside and soft & tender from inside. the way the french fries should be.

french fries homemade

aloo fasting recipes: 

1. aloo tamatar sabzi – potato tomato curry made without onion-garlic and heavy ingredients or spices. this is a very easy and simple sabzi which you can make on religious fasting days.

aloo tamatar recipe

2. vrat wale aloo – minimally spiced potato curry recipe for fasting without onion-garlic.

vrat ke aloo recipe

 3. jeera aloo – a quick fasting recipe of sauteed boiled potatoes with cumin and green chillies.

jeera aloo recipe

4. aloo chaat – little spicy, tangy and crispy potato chaat. can also be had as a quick snack or starters.

aloo chaat recipe

5. dahi aloo – a light curry made from potatoes and yogurt.

dahi aloo recipe

6. aloo makhana – easy snack recipe for navratri made with boiled potatoes, phool makhana (foxnuts) and spices.

aloo makhana recipe

7. farali batata vada recipe – delicious snack of potato vadas or potato bonda made for fasting or vrat. these farali batata vada make for a nice snack during fasting. for fasting recipes made with potatoes you can check link -> 12 potato recipes for fasting.

farali batata vada recipe

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10 comments/reviews

  1. thanks , very nice . How many days you have required to do these recipes?

    • pranita, to share on the website its been an effort of about 8.5 years now. but there are many recipes i have been cooking even before i started website.

  2. Nice yummy alooo items..mouthwatering alooo.

    • thanks.

  3. kya apke app mein mah dal ki vadia aloo ki recipe ni hai?

  4. luv dis app.

    • thanks jagrati 🙂

  5. this is superb added some spinach

    • thanks.

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