Friday, December 3, 2010

Baby Potato Fry -Baby Potato recipe-How to make Baby potato fry

Baby Potato fry/roast is a simple and delicious dish prepared with baby potatoes. The baby potatoes are cooked, peeled, marinated in spices and then roasted evenly. This is a great accompaniment to rice and roti. It goes well with sambar sadam, rasam rice, curd rice and chapati. It is very simple to make and needs very less ingredients. It is a dish which everyone in the family will love. Learn to make this simple baby potato fry following this easy recipe with video.

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Baby Potato Fry-Siru Urulai Roast

baby potato fry

 Prep Time : 15 mins
 Cook Time : 30 mins 
 Serves2-3
 Recipe CategorySide Dish
 Recipe CuisineSouth Indian
 Author:

   Ingredients needed

   Baby Potatoes - 1/2 kg or 500 grams
   Oil - 3 1/2 tbsp
   Salt as required

   Spice Powder

   Turmeric Powder - 1/4 tsp
   Coriander powder - 2 tsp
   Cumin/Jeera powder - 1 tsp
   Chilli powder - 1 tsp

   For the seasoning

   Mustard seeds -1 tsp
   Cumin seeds - 1/2 tsp



Preparations

Soak the baby potatoes in water for 10 minutes. This will help to loosen the dirt and mud. Then wash it well under running water for 2-3 times to remove the mud.

Pressure cook the baby potatoes with enough water for 2 whistles. It should be soft but not mushy and should retain its shape. This is very important. Let it cool naturally. (avoid pouring cold water on top of it)

Peel the skin. This is a bit difficult task but worth the effort.

In a bowl, add the peeled potatoes, drizzle a tbsp of oil over it, then sprinkle all the spice powder (mentioned under Spice powder) and salt over the potatoes. Mix it well so that the potatoes are evenly coated with the spices. Let it sit for 30 minutes.

Baby potato fry-baby potato roastLook at these two guys -Aren't they drooling over the baby potato fry?

Method - After 30 minutes

Now heat the remaining oil in a pan or kadai , add mustard and cumin seeds, when they splutter, add the marinated potatoes.

Cook uncovered on low heat, stirring or tossing from time to time, till all the potatoes are evenly roasted.

Very Simple and tasty baby potato roast/baby aloo fry is ready.

It goes well as an accompaniment with rasam rice, sambar, kulambu and curd rice.

More Potato recipe from Padhuskitchen

Aloo palak

Aloo matar

Potato gravy

Potato curry (South Indian style) Check More Potato Recipes.

Meet you all again next week with more interesting recipes, till then it is bye from Padhu of Padhuskitchen.

37 comments:

  1. The baby potatoes are cho chweet...Love them..

    Gayu
    http://ensamayalarangam.blogspot.com

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  2. Delicious baby potato fry and love those cute little potato guys...

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  3. Hey,

    Love the baby poato fry...:)

    Dr.Sameena@

    http://www.myeasytocookrecipes.blogspot.com

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  4. EVEN WE DO MAKE THIS WAY.lOOKS YUMMY

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  5. cute baby potatoes tempting me very much, i am little lazy when it comes to the peeling part.

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  6. Hey Padhu

    Baby Potato Fries look so cute. They must have tasted delicious as well. Wonderful presentation.

    Deepa
    Hamaree Rasoi

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  7. Yummy potato fry.Look at those cutie potatoes.

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  8. Potato fry looks delicious Padhu.

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  9. wow, that is super delicious looking.

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  10. fry baby potatoes look spicy and tasry

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  11. Woww very inviting baby potato fry...am drooling.

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  12. Looks like they r ready for my mangai sambhar....Thank u padhu.....

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  13. delicious and nice presentation too..lovely

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  14. lovely potato fry... looks delicious!

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  15. Nice recipe,easy as well.Padhu i like those puppets as welll.very creative.
    Biny

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  16. As usual no words to appreciate your presentation...Lovely presented..Looks tempting...

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  17. Lovely potatoes...looks great...

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  18. Lovely blog.Thanx for putting in the links of different varieties of potato recipe.Very useful.

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  19. Spicy and yummy potato fry...so inviting

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  20. Potato fry looks yummy and tempting. I liked the presentation very much. Shall try your recipe for dinner.

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  21. like to have this with rasam rice, yummy

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  22. i am drooling along with the super cute potato guyz too :))

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  23. oh wow this is just darn cute and fry is mouthwatering :)

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  24. Fantastic blog... an this fry tasted great

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  25. Tried this recipe. Turned out really good. Thanks for this good recipe.

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  26. So cute and tasty.i tryed out today it came out so well

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  27. I just tried it came out really well... Your blog is a blessing for begginers like me....

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  28. What to do if potatoes become mushy

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  29. If you remove the skin and boil, it would be easier to maintain the shape as peeling the skin would smash the potatoes

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