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khate aloo mKhate aloo or Potato in tamarind sauce is one of the famous chat recipe in Pakistan. Very easy and delicious. Give this recipe a try 🙂


Boiled Potatoes2 large (cut in cubes)
Oil2 tbsp
Onion1 very small (chopped)
Rai (onion seeds)1/4 tsp
Mustard seeds(methi dana)1/4 tsp
Kalongi ( Negilla seeds)1/4 tsp
Cumin seeds1/4 tsp
Curry leaves3-4
Temarind pulp1 cup
Red chili flakes1/2 tbsp
Red chili powder1 tsp
Saltto taste
Green chilies and corianderas needed


  • In a pan add oil and add cumin , rai, kalongi, mustard seeds.
  • Let them crackle and then add curry leaves. Stir and add onion.
  • Sauté onion for few seconds and then add boiled potatoes.
  • Mix red chili flakes, salt, red chili powder in tamarind pulp and add in potatoes.
  • Mix well and then cover the lid for five minutes.
  • Add green chilies and coriander leaves chopped.
  • Serve it with sweet tamarind sauce and sev.

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