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Aloo Tikki

by Praveen Kumar

Aloo Tikki is a very popular fast food/street food snack in India. Made with mashed potatoes and spices, they are often served on its own with chutney or sauce or made into a chaat with chickpeas. Best served as a tea time or evening snack.
aloo tikki - Aloo Tikki

Potatoes – 4
Onions – 2, finely chopped
Green Chillies – 4 to 5
Coriander Leaves – handful
Mint Leaves – handful
Red Chilli Powder – 1 tsp
Cumin Powder – 1/2 tsp
Garam Masala Powder – 1/2 tsp
Chaat Masala Powder – 1 tsp
Salt as per taste
Oil as required

1. Boil, peel and mash the potatoes well.
2. Transfer to a large bowl.
3. Add the onions, green chillies, coriander leaves, mint leaves, red chilli powder, cumin powder, garam masala powder, chaat masala powder and salt.
4. Mix well.
5. Shape the mixture into small lemon sized balls and flatten them.
6. Heat a tawa over medium flame.
7. Cook the prepared tikkis on both sides, applying oil around the edges, until golden brown.
8. You can also deep fry the tikkis if preferred.
9. Remove and serve with chutney or sauce.

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pratap rudra dakua July 29, 2015 - 10:37 am

its simple and quick recepe at home

fdsdff February 2, 2012 - 5:55 am

Nice nd Simple

navjot kaur February 8, 2011 - 4:37 am


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lakshmi August 7, 2010 - 2:32 am

the recipe for aloo tikki is superb.thanks a lot

maj mitra June 27, 2010 - 11:09 am

I tried to prepare the recipe but it all went haywire, I did follow the instructions as given but after putting the tikki in oil it just wont stick it all got mixed with oil. How to keep the tikki intact I think there is something in your instructions.
Would expect a reply.

nazer November 21, 2009 - 1:45 am

good and tasty

Aniket Bhalerao August 21, 2009 - 3:30 am

will it b possible to send me some more recipes od chaat like cholla aloo, aloo chaat, dahi bhalla and some recipes of fast food


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