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
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..