2009/03/31

POTATO FRY AND IDIYAPPAM


SIMPLE POTATO FRY:

INGREDIENTS:

Potato - 150 gms
Chilli powder - 1 tsp
Salt to taste
Turmeric powder - 1/2 tsp
Mustard,Urat dal -1 tsp each
Onion - 1
Curry leaves

METHOD OF PREPARATION:

1) Heat oil in a kadai.Add mustard,urat dal.Once it splutters,add onion and curry leaves.
2) When onion turns golden brown,add cleaned,washed and chopped potato.Saute for 2-3 minutes.
3) Add powders and salt.Cover with a lid.Cook in slow flame.Stir it often.Cook till it is completely done.

Serve hot with curd rice or any rice.This goes to Deepa's Cooking for kids --Potato event started by sharmi .
My other entries are

Peas-Potato Masala

IDIYAPPAM :




INGREDIENTS:

Rice Flour - 1 cup
Warm water
Ghee as per preference.
Salt to taste.

METHOD OF PREPARATION:

1) Knead soft dough with rice flour , ghee and salt.
2) Fill an 'idiyappam' presser with the dough and press it on to idli plates and steam for 5-10 minutes.
3) Serve hot with coconut milk/cow milk and a little of grated coconut and sugar on top.

This goes to WYF : Cuisine hosted by easycrafts .

28 comments :

Priya Sriram said...

Idiyappam looks lovely Shama! Potato recipe looks simple too! :)

Smitha said...

I love idiappam and I have not had it since I left India( 1-1/2 yrs now). Can I have some of it from that plate.

Deepa Hari said...

Potato looks yum and simple...Beautiful idiyappam Shama...Thank you Dear for the lovely entry.

Gita's Kitchen said...

Both the dishes look so yummy Shama, idiyappam is my favorite weekend breakfast, I am planning to make it this weekend after seeing that lovely picture :)

Suma Rajesh said...

woo both looks fabulous ...nice recipe..

Varsha Vipins said...

God..am missing Idiappam so so much..will have to get the presser next time from India..looks great Shama..:)

sriharivatsan said...

Potato looks crispy...Idiyappam looks soft...Super Madam...

Pooja said...

simple and yummy potato curry..idiyappam is looking tempting....Dont have the idiyappam presser to make it..Pass this plate shama :)

Sanghi said...

Oooh both are my favourite shama! Delicious dear!

Preety said...

i have no idea what idiyappam is..

Potato looks so crispy..

Vibaas said...

potatos look crisp and yum, shama :)

Vicky Xavier. said...

Idiyappam and potato recipe looks delicious dear.

Vidhya said...

i am hungry now. Idiyappam is my favorite and my patti makes it from scratch with raw rice.. looks perfect

sowmya said...

i am very fascinated by this idiappam..have to buy the press soon..potato looks yumm

vidhas said...

It is my favourite andn my lil one's too.

Valarmathi said...

Idiyappam looks great. I love it.

EC said...

I love this dish, but am lazy to make it often..thanks for the delicious entry

Priya said...

Send me some potato fries Shama....Idiyappam, feel like having rite now!

Akal's Saappadu said...

i like potato fries butthe idiyaappams are the ones i miss so much ; yummy with sweetened coconut milk or mutton paayaa or kurma;

Happy cook said...

What i want to have is that idiyapom with coconut milk and then i will sprinke a bit if suagar on top and enjoy them; the thought makes makes me really drool for them.

Ashwini said...

Wow so yummy..miss that idiyaappams..Can have that plate right now..

Madhumathi said...

Love idiyappam and potato fry soo much..both the dishes look mouthwatering :)

Dhanya Nambirajan said...

Both are my favourites.They look yummy and delicious,nice presentation.

Ann said...

A lovely combo which i havent tried yet..Idiyappam is pur fav too Shama.

Laavanya said...

I love both - idiyaapam & potato fry... I add boiling water to the idiyaapam flour.. must try this method sometime.

Hema said...

really lovely and delicious Idiyappam. I love to have coconut milk!!!

Mahimaa's kitchen said...

wwow.. both the dishes look fabulous. i want them.

Uma said...

both the dishes look yummy!