How to make Tawa Aloo Jeera - SK Khazana -

Boiled and mashed potatoes further cooked with some simple masalas on a tawa

Sanjeev Kapoor

This is a Sanjeev Kapoor exclusive recipe.

Main Ingredients : Medium potatoes, Cumin seeds (जीरा)

Cuisine : Indian

Course : Main Course Vegetarian

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Tawa Aloo Jeera - SK Khazana

Tawa Aloo Jeera - 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 : 16-20 minutes

Cook time : 16-20 minutes

Serve : 4

Level Of Cooking : Easy

Taste : Spicy

Ingredients for Tawa Aloo Jeera - SK Khazana Recipe

  • Medium potatoes boiled and peeled 4

  • Cumin seeds 1 1/2 teaspoons

  • OIl 2 tablespoons

  • Large onion chopped 1

  • Large tomato chopped 1

  • Red chilli powder 2 teaspoons

  • Coriander powder 1 tablespoon

  • Cumin powder 1 teaspoon

  • Turmeric powder 1 teaspoon

  • Fresh coriander leaves chopped 4 tablespo to garnish

  • Salt to taste

  • Chaat masala 1/2 teaspoon

  • Lemon juice 1 1/2 tablespoons


Step 1

Heat oil on a non-stick tawa, add cumin seeds and sauté till they change colour.

Step 2

Add onion and sauté till lightly browned. Add tomato and cook till pulpy.

Step 3

Add red chilli powder, coriander powder, cumin powder and turmeric powder and saute till oil separates. Add ½ cup water and mix well.

Step 4

Mash potatoes directly into the mixture, add coriander leaves, salt and chaat masala, mix well. Cook for 5-6 minutes. Add lemon juice and mix well.

Step 5

Transfer into a serving platter, garnish with coriander leaves and serve hot.

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