How to make Aloo Saag-SK Khazana -

Potatoes cooked with fresh spinach and fenugreek leaves makes a wonderful combination

Sanjeev Kapoor

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Main Ingredients : Medium potatoes, Fresh spinach

Cuisine : Indian

Course : Main Course Vegetarian

Aloo Saag-SK Khazana

Aloo Saag-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 : Difficult

Taste : Spicy

Ingredients for Aloo Saag-SK Khazana Recipe

  • Medium potatoes peeled and cut into wedges 3

  • Fresh spinach shredded 1 medium b

  • Fresh fenugreek leaves (methi) leaves separated 1 medium b

  • Oil 1 tablespoon

  • Cumin seeds 1/2 teaspoon

  • Green chillies slit 2-3

  • Garlic cloves crushed 6-8

  • Ginger finely chopped 1 teaspoon

  • Asafoetida (hing) 1/3 teaspoon

  • Salt to taste

  • Turmeric powder 1/4 teaspoon

  • Red chilli powder 1 teaspoon

  • Peanuts roasted and crushed 3 tablespoons


Step 1

Heat oil in a non-stick pan. Add cumin seeds, green chillies, garlic and ginger, mix well and sauté fragrant.

Step 2

Add asafoetida and mix. Add potatoes and mix well. Add salt, mix, cover and cook till potatoes soften and are lightly browned.

Step 3

Add turmeric powder, chilli powder, peanuts, spinach and fenugreek leaves, mix well and cook till the leaves wilt.

Step 4

Serve hot.

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