Dahi Aloo Recipe: How To Prepare Dahi Aloo Ki Sabzi

By: Sowmya Subramanian

Dahi aloo recipe is a simple vrat recipe that is commonly prepared in North India. This is a simple curry that is made with boiled potatoes, curd and regular household spices. The dahi aloo ki sabzi is consumed during vrats and hence this recipe does not contain onions and garlic.

The dali-wale aloo is a quick and simple side-dish to prepare during the time of upvas and goes well with either poori, roti or jeera rice. Since aloo is a favourite vegetable among the children and adults, this delicacy is a sure hit that will be liked by all when made at home.

If you want to make a quick curry on the go, then continue reading the step-by-step procedure with images on how to make dahi aloo. Also, watch the video recipe.

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Prep Time
10 Mins
Cook Time
20 Mins
Total Time
30 Mins

Recipe By: Meena Bhandari

Recipe Type: Side-dish

Serves: 2

Ingredients
  • Water - 2½ cups

    Potatoes (washed) - 2

    Ghee - 1 tbsp

    Jeera (cumin seeds) - 1 tsp

    Ajwain (carom seeds) - 1 tsp

    Ginger (grated) - 1 tsp

    Green chillies (chopped) - 1 tsp

    Roasted peanuts (crushed) - 4 tsp

    Curd - 3 tbsp

    Red chilli powder - 1 tsp

    Jeera powder - 1 tsp

    Rock salt (sendha namak) - 1 tsp

    Coriander leaves (chopped) - for garnishing

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How to Prepare
  • 1. Add 2 cups of water to a pressure cooker and add the washed potatoes.

    2. Pressure cook it for up to 3 whistles and allow it to cool.

    3. Meanwhile, add ghee in a heated pan.

    4. Add jeera, ajwain and ginger; and saute.

    5. Further, add green chillies and roasted peanuts; and stir.

    6. Add curd and red chilli powder and stir well.

    7. Add ¼th cup of water, jeera powder and mix well and allow it to cook on a low flame.

    8. In the meantime, open the pressure cooker lid and peel the potatoes.

    9. Cut the potatoes into cubes and add it into the pan.

    10. Mash the potatoes a little and add rock salt.

    11. Add 3 tablespoons of water and stir well for about 3-4 minutes.

    12. Once done, garnish it with chopped coriander leaves.

Instructions
  • 1. Dahi aloo can be prepared as a thick or runny gravy based on your preference.
  • 2. Normal salt can be added instead of rock salt.
  • 3. Onions and garlic can be added to the sabzi in case it is not prepared for a vrat or fast.
Nutritional Information
  • Serving Size - 1 cup
  • Calories - 119 cal
  • Fat - 3 g
  • Protein - 4 g
  • Carbohydrates - 21 g
  • Sugar - 4 g
  • Fibre - 2 g
  • Iron - 7%
  • Vitamin A - 16%

STEP BY STEP - HOW TO MAKE DAHI ALOO

1. Add 2 cups of water to a pressure cooker and add the washed potatoes.

dahi aloo recipe
dahi aloo recipe

2. Pressure cook it for up to 3 whistles and allow it to cool.

dahi aloo recipe

3. Meanwhile, add ghee in a heated pan.

dahi aloo recipe

4. Add jeera, ajwain and ginger; and sauté.

dahi aloo recipe
dahi aloo recipe
dahi aloo recipe
dahi aloo recipe

5. Further, add green chillies and roasted peanuts; and stir.

dahi aloo recipe
dahi aloo recipe
dahi aloo recipe

6. Add curd and red chilli powder and stir well.

dahi aloo recipe
dahi aloo recipe
dahi aloo recipe

7. Add ¼th cup of water, jeera powder and mix well and allow it to cook on a low flame.

dahi aloo recipe
dahi aloo recipe
dahi aloo recipe

8. In the meantime, open the pressure cooker lid and peel the potatoes.

dahi aloo recipe
dahi aloo recipe

9. Cut the potatoes into cubes and add it into the pan.

dahi aloo recipe
dahi aloo recipe

10. Mash the potatoes a little and add rock salt.

dahi aloo recipe
dahi aloo recipe

11. Add 3 tablespoons of water and stir well for about 3-4 minutes.

dahi aloo recipe
dahi aloo recipe

12. Once done, garnish it with chopped coriander leaves.

dahi aloo recipe
Read more about: curd, janmashtami recipes, curries
Story first published: Tuesday, August 8, 2017, 17:59 [IST]
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