Friday, 11 November 2011

Potato PopulPodi (south indian style)

To make the podi (daal powders) U need:

1 cup of channa dal
1 cup of split urad dal (with skin)
3tblsp of moong dal
2tblsp sesame seeds
1tblsp cumin seeds
12-15 red chillies
Raw garlic- 3-4 cloves
Handful curry leaves
Dry roast all the daals, red chillies , cumin & sesame seeds separately. Mix all things in a bowl. Let it cool for 5-10 mins in room tempr & then Grind them & make a powder. The smell of this freshly made potato podi is amazinggggggggg...

Now to make the potato fry u ll need:

Medium size potatoes- 4-5 nos  washed & cut in cubes
Roasted dal powders - 3tblsp (see the recipe below)
salt as per the taste
haldi- 1/2 tsp
red chilly powder as per your taste
oil- 1tblsp
cumin seeds- 1/2 tsp
Heat oil in a pan. Add cumin seeds. let it splutter. Add the cubed potatoes & fry for 2-3 min.

Add haldi , salt & red chilly powder. Mix well. Cover the lid till the potatoes are done.

Remove the lid & stir the potatoes. Add the roasted powder daal & mix it well. Stir for 1-2 min. Switch off the flame & serve with roti or rice..

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ANU said...

very nice and potatoes.....

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Reshmi Mahesh said...

Delicious recipe...potatoes are always a big S to them..

Chitra said...

lovely flavourful and spicy potato fry

Panchamrutham said...

spicy n flavorful ...

Pranati Nath said...

thanks all for your sweet comments..:)

Aarthi said...

WOW..This looks awesome..Yummy

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Pranati Nath said...

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Yummy dish

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