Aloo posto | How to make Aloo posto

By saman zuberi  |  7th May 2016  |  
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About Aloo posto Recipe

Aloo posto, a Bengali dish in which aloo or potatoes are cooked with poppy seed paste.Bengalis have this dish mainly in lunch

Aloo posto

Ingredients to make Aloo posto

  • 2 large potatoes cut into cubes
  • 2 tbsp poppy seeds
  • salt to taste
  • 1 tbsp mustard oil
  • 1/2 tsp haldi
  • 2 whole dried red chillies
  • 2 green chillies
  • 3/4 cup water

How to make Aloo posto

  1. Heat oil in a pan
  2. In the meantime make a paste of poppy seeds n green chillies
  3. When the oil is heated add potatoes n fry them a little
  4. Next add poppy seed n green chilli paste
  5. Saute a little
  6. Now add haldi,salt,whole dried red chillies n water
  7. Allow the potatoes to cook till they are tender
  8. Saute till all the water dries
  9. Your aloo posto dish is ready to serve

Reviews for Aloo posto (1)

Anushree Ghosh3 years ago

Quick, easy and tasty :)