How to make Jeera Aloo-SK Khazana -

The predominant flavour of cumin seeds makes this potatoes dish very refreshing

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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Jeera Aloo-SK Khazana

Jeera Aloo-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 : 11-15 minutes

Serve : 4

Level Of Cooking : Easy

Taste : Spicy

Ingredients for Jeera Aloo-SK Khazana Recipe

  • Medium potatoes boiled, peeled land cubed 3

  • Cumin seeds 1/2 tablespoon

  • Roasted cumin powder 1/2 tablespoon

  • Oil 2 tablespoons

  • Salt to taste

  • Coriander seeds crushed 1 tablespoon

  • Red chilli powder 1 teaspoon

  • Dried mango powder (amchur) 1/3 teaspoon

  • Fresh coriander leaves chopped 1 tablespo for garnish


Step 1

Heat oil in a non-stick pan. Add cumin seeds and salt, mix and sauté till the seeds change colour.

Step 2

Add crushed coriander seeds, cumin powder, chilli powder and dried mango powder, mix well and sauté for 1-2 minutes.

Step 3

Add potatoes and coriander leaves, mix well and cook for 2-3 minutes.

Step 4

Garnish with coriander leaves and serve hot.

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