Potato

A potato is a tuber. Originally from South America the potato is now grown and used as a foodstuff in most parts of the world, and is valued for its relative ease of growing and its high carbohydrate content. It is also extremely versatile in the kitchen, and can be served boiled, roasted, baked, shallow-fried or deep-fried. There is a large number of varieties of potato, each of which has its own qualities and uses.

Warm Potato and Chicken Salad
Chicken, Potato, Salad

Warm Potato and Chicken Salad

A simple, delicious and easy to make salad for lunch or dinner. Ingredients: Chicken – 1 1/2 cups, cooked, skinless, boneless Baby Potatoes – 400 gms Mayonnaise – 1/4 cup Dijon Mustard Paste – 3/4 tblsp Lemon Juice – 3 tsp Onion – 1, small, cut into wedges Mint Leaves […]

Creamy Potato Soup
Potato, Soup

Creamy Potato Soup

A hearty, delicious and quick to make soup with potatoes. Perfect for those lazy days or cold nights. Ingredients: Potatoes – 6 Onions – 2, big Coriander Leaves – handful Tomatoes – 2 Celery – little (optional) Carrot – 2, chopped Milk – 200 ml Oil – 4 tsp Salt […]

Potato Cheese Balls
Potato, Snacks

Potato Cheese Balls

A delicious and super simple tea time or evening snack. Serve with tomato ketchup or any spicy chutney of choice. Ingredients: Mozzarella Cheese – 150 to 200 gms Potaoes – 6 to 8 Onions – 2, big, finely chopped Green Chillies – 5 to 6, finely chopped Breadcrumbs – 100 […]

Aloo Gosht (Mutton with Potatoes)
Mutton and Lamb, Potato

Aloo Gosht (Mutton with Potatoes)

Aloo Gosht is a popular North Indian and Pakistani gravy dish cooked with mutton and potatoes. Typically served with roti, naan, parathas or rice. Ingredients: Lamb – 500 gms Potatoes – 250 gms Onions – 100 gms Plain Yogurt – 100 gms Ginger Garlic Paste – 1 tblsp Red Chilli […]

Potato and Broccoli Soup
Broccoli, Potato, Soup

Potato and Broccoli Soup

An easy, delicious and nutritious soup with minimal ingredients. Ingredients: Potatoes – 2 cups, chopped Broccoli – 1 cup, cleaned, chopped Black Pepper Powder as per taste Vegetable Stock – 225 ml Water – 1/2 cup Method: 1. Mix the stock and water in a pan. 2. Place it over […]

Salt and Vinegar Potatoes
Potato

Salt and Vinegar Potatoes

Crisp and delicious potatoes cooked in vinegar and salt. Serve as a side dish. Ingredients: Potatoes – 250 gms Olive Oil – 3 tsp Mixed Herbs – 2 tsp Sea Salt – as required Red Wine Vinegar – 3 tsp Method: 1. Halve the potatoes and transfer them to a […]

Baked Potato Salad
Potato, Salad

Baked Potato Salad

An easy and delicious dish, this baked potato salad is perfect for any occasion, any meal and is bound to be a hit with everyone. Serve as a side dish to a meal or on its own. Ingredients: Potatoes – 4 to 5 Juice of 1 Lemon Cumin Seeds – […]

Drumstick Tikki
Drumstick, Potato, Snacks

Drumstick Tikki

A delicious and easy to make tea time or evening snack. Best served warm with chutney or sauce of choice. Ingredients: Potatoes – 6 to 8, depending on size Drumsticks – 3 to 4 Garam Masala Powder – 1 tsp Cumin Powder – 1/2 tsp Green Chillies – 4 to […]

Spiced Potato Curry
Potato, Side Dish

Spiced Potato Curry

This is a quick and easy to make potato curry popular across North East India. The potatoes are cooked in spices and garnish with coriander leaves. Makes a tasty side dish to rice items, roti or dosa. Ingredients: Potatoes – 200 gms, chopped Turmeric Powder – 1/4 tsp Onion – […]

Garlic French Fries
Fast Food, Potato, Snacks

Garlic French Fries

Classic french fries with a hint of garlic. Easy to make and a favorite snack for anytime, any occasion. Ingredients: Potatoes – 450 gms, peeled, cut into 1/2 inch sticks Butter – 3 tsp Extra-Virgin Olive Oil – 3 tsp Red Chilli Powder – 1/4 tsp Garlic Paste – 1/2 […]