Alu Palak


2 boiled potatoes (cut into small cubes)
1 tsp oil
1 tsp cumin seeds
1 cup chopped spinach
1 medium tomato
Salt to taste
1/2 tsp turmeric powder
2 green chillies
1/2 tsp ginger paste

Sprinkle little water on the spinach and cook for 2-3 minutes. Cool and grind along with tomato and green chillies to smooth paste.

Heat oil, add cumin seeds. When it splutters, add the spinach paste, salt, turmeric powder, ginger paste and mix well. Cook for 3-4 minutes and add chopped potatoes. Cook for another 2 minutes.

Serve hot with rotis/pulav
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Chitra said...

Nice post EC..Love the color :)

Shama Nagarajan said...

nice recipe...

Asha said...

I just posted Kerala dish with poori at FH for your event, will send it to you later today.

Aloo Palak is such a classic dish, love the color!:)

AnuSriram said...

Quick and easy recipe.. Delicious!

notyet100 said...

lovely colour,..:-)

Superchef said... of my favs!!

bee said...

looks gorgeous. green, not gray, the way i like it.

Pavithra Kodical said...

Aloo palak looks delicious.

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