How to make Lehsooni Aloo Tikki -

Aloo tikki flavoured with garlic.

Sanjeev Kapoor

This is a Sanjeev Kapoor exclusive recipe.

Main Ingredients : Potatoes (आलू), Garlic (लहसुन)

Cuisine : Indian

Course : Snacks and Starters

Lehsooni Aloo Tikki

Lehsooni Aloo Tikki Recipe Card


Hindi: Aloo

Why is it that when you are stuck at “what should we cook today” the answer is always “make some aloo!” Potatoes are like this…extremely popular and have multipurpose usage.

And did you always think that eating a potato will make you fat?
Well, don’t – it is a surprising source of vitamin C and provides useful amounts of starch, thiamine and niacin and around a hundred grams will provide about eighty calories.
Little did you know!


Prep Time : 16-20 minutes

Cook time : 11-15 minutes

Serve : 4

Level Of Cooking : Moderate

Taste : Mild

Ingredients for Lehsooni Aloo Tikki Recipe

  • Potatoes boiled and mashed 6 medium

  • Garlic chopped 4-6 cloves

  • Salt to taste

  • Cashewnuts crushed 6-8

  • Onion chopped 1 medium

  • Fresh coriander leaves chopped 1/4 cup

  • Red chilli powder 1/2 teaspoon

  • Paneer (cottage cheese) grated 1/4 cup

  • Oil to deep fry


Step 1

Add salt to mashed potatoes and make a smooth dough. Divide into ten to twelve equal portions. Mix cashewnuts with onion, garlic, coriander leaves, red chilli powder, salt and paneer.

Step 2

Divide the mixture into ten to twelve equal portions. Stuff each portion of mashed potato with a portion of the paneer mixture. Roll and shape into tikkis of approximately two-inch diameter and half-inch thickness. Heat sufficient oil in a kadai and deep-fry the tikkis to a golden brown.

Step 3

Drain and place on an absorbent paper. Serve hot with tomato ketchup or mint chutney.

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