Aloo kachori with spicy curry

Aloo kachori with spicy curry

Aloo kachori is a fluffy flatbread that has tasty potato filling. This popular North Indian street food is often paired with a spicy and flavoursome potato curry. Check out the recipes of the kachori and the potato curry.


For potato curry

4 green chillies

1 ½ tomatoes

3 potatoes (boiled and mashed)

2 tsp chilli powder

3 tsp coriander powder

½ tsp turmeric powder

½ tsp ginger (chopped)

1 ¼ tsp salt

1 tsp sugar

¼ tsp cumin powder

Coriander leaves

1 tbsp ghee

1 tsp cumin seeds

½ tsp asafoetida

2 dried chillies

¾ tsp Kashmiri chilli

For kachori


2 cups all purpose flour

2 cups wheat flour

¾ tsp salt

2 tbsp oil

2 potatoes (boiled and mashed)

1 tsp chilli powder

1 tsp coriander powder

1 tsp chopped ginger

2 green chillies

Chopped coriander leaves

1 tsp cumin

1 tsp mango powder

¾ tsp salt


Potato curry

Blend the tomatoes and green chillies in a mixer jar

Transfer this puree into a pan

Add 1 ½ glasses water as well

Now add the mashed potato, chilli powder, coriander powder, turmeric powder, ginger and salt

Mix well and cook for 10 minutes on low flame

Into it add the sugar, cumin powder and chopped coriander leaves

Meanwhile, heat ghee in another pan

Splutter the cumin seeds, dried chillies and asafoetida

Roast the Kashmiri chillies as well

Pour this tempering into the potato curry

Mix well.


Prepare the dough by mixing the all purpose flour, wheat flour and salt with water as required

Into the mashed potato mix add the chilli powder, coriander, powder, ginger, coriander leaves, green chilies, cumin, mango powder and salt

Mix well and make small balls

Insert small balls of this spicy potato mix in the dough balls

Roll into small but thick flatbreads

Fry in hot oil

Enjoy the aloo kachori with tasty potato curry.  

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