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Jeera Aloo

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Jeera Aloo Recipe, How To Make Jeera Aloo Recipe

Aloo Jeera is an easy dish made with potato cubes tempered with cumin seeds giving a slightly nutty flavour to the dish. This can compliment any meal and goes well with jeera rice.

About Recipe

How to make Jeera Aloo

(23 ratings)
64 reviews so far
Prep time
5 mins
Cook time
15 mins
Total time
20 mins
Jeera Aloo
Author : Vahchef
Main Ingredient : 112
Servings : 4 persons
Published date : February 11, 2019

Ingredients used in Jeera Aloo
• Boiled & diced potatoes - 250 grams.
• Chopped coriander leaves - 1 bunch.
• Coriander powder - 1 tablespoon.
• Red chili powder - 1 tablespoon.
• Turmeric powder - pinch.
• Salt - to taste.
• Fenugreek leaves (kasuri methi) - 1 tablespoon.
• Chopped green chilies - 2 no.
• Cumin powder (jeera) - 1/2 tea spoon.
• Finely chopped onions - 1 no.
• Mustard seeds - 1 tea spoon.
• Oil - 2 tablespoons.
• Cumin seeds - 1 tea spoon.
• Ginger garlic paste - 1 tea spoon.
  • Make a mixture of cumin powder, coriander powder, chili powder by using water.
  • Heat oil in a pan, add mustard seeds, cumin seeds, let it splutter.
  • Then add chopped onions, fry till they are slightly brown in color. Add turmeric and ginger garlic paste and mix it for about half a minute..
  • In the same pan, add chopped green chilies, prepared spices mixture, crushed fenugreek leaves . Fry on medium flame for 2 minutes.
  • Then add boiled potatoes and saute . Once they are done, add chopped coriander leaves and simmer for 5 minutes more.

Serve with chapatti, puri or rice.

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malluslover Posted on Mon Oct 01 2007

wow.. yummy.. very nice.. thnx..

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KRSNA144 Posted on Wed Oct 24 2007

Hmmm...looks very good! Is this dish- minus the mustard seeds- from Uttar Pradesh?

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Nirav Vakil Posted on Sun Nov 04 2007

Thanks a lot for posting this recipe...keep up the good work!!!

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Stuti Stuti Posted on Sun Nov 11 2007

chef ur a cutie....i love u

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portpatrick1970 Posted on Mon May 12 2008

thanks .

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sunnyv1deos Posted on Fri Jul 25 2008

I am a big fan of urs.Dishes shown by u come out v tasty

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jatt007nj Posted on Tue Sep 30 2008

Lazy Smitha! Now u cook also , or just keep watching the videos.

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Shalud Posted on Sun Nov 23 2008

All these videos are great, this guy knows what he is doing and is very informative. I love cooking Indian cuisine and having all these walk through videos are great for picking up tips and info. Thanks!!!

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rudraksha13 Posted on Sat Feb 07 2009

Hi Sanjay, This dish was awesome. My hubby and my guests just loved it. I really love the way you tell us about tiny details which really give different taste. Thanks a million.

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Cherry123 Posted on Sun May 24 2009

Hi Mr. Sanjay! I hope you are well, because i think you look sad today. We like this recipie and i cook it often. Thanks and god luck...

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DYNAMECH ENGINEERS Posted on Wed Jun 03 2009

Truley said ,wah re wah is made to inspire others cooking ...I love all the dishes that u prepare and thy are easy to learn and very delicious to hav .Thanks a lot for being there !!

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Smita Nair Posted on Tue Jun 09 2009

Good job chef.....u actually inspire people who dont really like cooking also to cook...hv tried so many recipes myself...keep up d good work!!

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