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10 Super Delicious and Easy to Cook Potato Recipes for All Occasions

Potato is one of the most versatile and humble ingredient, which is used widely in almost all types of cuisines. But do you know that potato was brought to India by the Portuguese and the word 'potato' has come from the Spanish word 'patata'.

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Potato snack
Potato snack

Potato is one of the most versatile and humble ingredients, which is used widely in many types of cuisines. Potato has amazing health benefits in its cooked and raw form and is consumed by millions of consumers across the world. But do you know that potato was brought to India by the Portuguese and the word 'potato' has come from the Spanish word 'patata'.

It is quite interesting to know that potato is an eco-friendly crop – they are easy to grow & require minimum fertilisers and chemicals. When you are purchasing potatoes make sure you select the ones that have a smooth skin & firm texture. Don’t pick potatoes that are sprouted or with a greenish tint.

Fried, boiled, or baked, potatoes taste yummy in all forms but still are often touted as a starchy companion. You can love it or hate it but cannot ignore it. You can make an end number of dishes using potatoes and below we have listed some of them that you can enjoy with friends and family.

Mouth-watering Potato Recipes

Below we have mentioned some really lip-smacking and delicious healthy potato recipes:

Honey Chilli Potatoes

Another delicious potato recipe is – honey chili potatoes. It is a kid's most loved and favorite snack. This is a simple and easy snack to impress your friends and guests.

Batata Vada

Batata vada is a famous snack from Maharashtra. Batata actually translates into a potato in English. Mashed spicy potatoes are coated in thick chickpea flour or besan batter & deep fried till golden brown. It is generally served with spicy coriander chutney.

aloo tikka
Aloo tikka

Tandoor Aloo Tikka

To make aloo tikka, you need baby potatoes. These potatoes are then coated with thick, spicy (masaledar) yogurt and then baked or roasted in the oven to perfection. The process of making aloo tikka is almost the same as paneer tikka.

Fried Aloo Chaat

It is a popular potato chaat from the streets of the National capital. Tossed in tamarind or imly and mint chutney, fried aloo (potato) chaat is a must-try. The best thing about aloo chaat is that it can be easily made at home with the least ingredients.

Bread Potato Rolls

Bread potato rolls are a tasty and easy-to-make North Indian recipe, which is made with bread & potatoes. To make potato rolls more delicious, you can serve them with spicy green chutney. Try this mouth-watering potato recipe that is filling & will be loved by children too.

Spicy Potato

Those who love spicy food will definitely enjoy these spicy potatoes. Here the potatoes are cooked with some tomatoes and red chilies. And this way you can perk up your daily meals with this sizzling recipe.

Potato Sandwich

It is yet another healthy and delicious snack, which is prepared with spiced potatoes & other vegetable stuffing. The potato sandwich recipe is very easy and can be prepared within 15-20 minutes without any fancy dressing or stuffing. Moreover, it is an ideal breakfast recipe for everyone.

Potato wedges

Potato Wedges

Potato wedges are too crispy and crackly on the outside, with soft, tender potatoes inside. They are indeed the perfect homemade snack that can be consumed at any time.

Potato Kurma

Potato Kurma is a great recipe for lunch as well as dinner that can be served with chapati or rice. Here the potato is cooked with different spices and then is grounded in the coconut paste.

Potato Sagu

Potato Sagu is a mildly spiced potato curry dish, which is popular across Karnataka. It is a perfect gravy to be served with dosa, idli, or chappati and it is a must-try recipe. Potato sagu can be prepared in just 20 minutes and is said to be a healthy dish for all including kids.

So friends what are you waiting for, try these lip-smacking potato recipes and enjoy them with friends and family….

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