How to make Aloo Bhaja-SK Khazana -

A popular Bengali side dish – marinated potato slices shallow fried

Sanjeev Kapoor

This is a Sanjeev Kapoor exclusive recipe.

Main Ingredients : Medium potatoes, Salt (नमक)

Cuisine : Bengali

Course : Snacks and Starters

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The Bengalis are great food lovers and take pride in their cuisine.  In fact so obsessed are they about food, that the man of the house goes to the market daily to buy a fresh supply vegetables and fish which is a must in their daily menu.  The medium of cooking is mustard oil which adds its own pungency.  Another very important item of Bengali cuisine is the variety of sweets or mishti as they call them.  Most of them are milk based and are prepared from chhena.
A meal, for the Bengali, is a ritual in itself.  Bengalis spend not only the great deal of time thinking about the food but also on its preparation and eating. 

Prep Time : 6-10 minutes

Cook time : 6-10 minutes

Serve : 4

Level Of Cooking : Easy

Taste : Spicy

Ingredients for Aloo Bhaja-SK Khazana Recipe

  • Medium potatoes peeled and thickly sliced 4

  • Salt to taste

  • Red chilli powder 1 teaspoon

  • Turmeric powder 1/2 teaspoon

  • Oil for shallow frying

  • Fresh coriander leaves chopped for garnish


Step 1

Put potato slices in a bowl. Add salt, chilli powder and turmeric powder, mix well and set aside for a few minutes.

Step 2

Heat some oil in a non-stick pan. Add potato slices and shallow-fry, turning sides, till golden brown on both the sides. Drain on absorbent paper.

Step 3

Garnish with coriander leaves and serve hot.

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