How to make Chole Aloo Tikki - SK Khazana -

Chickpeas and potatoes mixed with some simple masalas and made into tikkis

Sanjeev Kapoor

This is a Sanjeev Kapoor exclusive recipe.

Main Ingredients : Chickpeas (kabuli chana) (काबुली चना), Potatoes (आलू)

Cuisine : Indian

Course : Snacks and Starters

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Chole Aloo Tikki - SK Khazana

Chole Aloo Tikki - SK Khazana Recipe Card


History of Indian cuisine dates back to nearly 5,000-years ago when various groups and cultures interacted with India that led to a diversity of flavours and regional cuisines.
Indian cuisine comprises of a number of regional cuisines.  The diversity in soil type, climate, culture, ethnic group and occupations, these cuisines differ from each other mainly due to the use of locally available spices, herbs, vegetables and fruits. Indian food is also influenced by religious and cultural choices and traditions. 
Foreign invasions, trade relations and colonialism had introduced certain foods to the country like potato, chillies and breadfruit.    

Prep Time : 7-8 hour

Cook time : 11-15 minutes

Serve : 4

Level Of Cooking : Moderate

Taste : Mild

Ingredients for Chole Aloo Tikki - SK Khazana Recipe

  • Chickpeas (kabuli chana) boiled 1 cup

  • Potatoes medium, boiled, peeled and grated 3

  • Green chillies roughly chopped 2

  • Ginger chopped 1 inch

  • Lemon juice 1 tablespoon

  • Salt to taste

  • Fresh coriander leaves chopped 2 tablespoons

  • Black pepper powder 1/2 teaspoon

  • Cornflour 4 tablespoons

  • Oil for greasing + for deep frying

  • Green chutney to serve

  • Tomato ketchup to serve


Step 1

Put boiled chickpeas in a food processor jar, add green chillies and ginger, and grind to a coarse paste. Transfer into a bowl.

Step 2

Add potatoes, lemon juice, salt, coriander leaves, black pepper powder, cornflour, and mix well.

Step 3

Heat sufficient oil in a kadai.

Step 4

Grease your palms with a little oil, divide the mixture into equal portions and shape each portion into a tikki.

Step 5

Slide the tikkis into hot oil and deep-fry the tikkis till golden brown and crisp. Drain on absorbent paper.

Step 6

Arrange the tikkis on a serving platter and serve hot with green chutney and tomato ketchup.

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