Potato Masala is one of the most welcoming recipes. It is prepared in a simple way with only few basic ingredients. A good choice of recipe for beginners in cooking. It will never be a failure.


  • Potato - 250 g
  • Onion - 1
  • Tomato - 1 
  • Mustard and Urad dal - 1 tsp each
  • Coriander leaves - few
  • Green Chillies - 3
  • Curry leaves - few
  • Chilli powder - 1 tsp
  • Turmeric powder -1 tsp
  • Salt to taste


1) Pressure cook peeled potatoes with little water for 4-5 whistles. Allow the steam to leave and keep aside.

2) Heat oil in a kadai.Add mustard and urat dal.Once it splutters, add chopped onion, tomato, curry leaves and green chillies. Saute till tender.

3) Add potatoes to it. Mash it for a while.

4) Add little water, Chilli powder, Turmeric powder and Salt. Mix it well and cook till the masala is a bit thick.

Serve hot with Rice. It can be spread over dosa to make a perfect Masala Dosai. 


suvi said...

thansk for visiting my blog shama! the potaoes look awesome, one of my favourites.

Mahimaa's kitchen said...

porials look very yummy.. i can have them even without rice :)

Sum Raj said...

every snaps looks wonderful and tempting pic..

AnuSriram said...

All the curries looks delicious! Nice entry!

Andhra Flavors said...

i need some cabbage recipes... thanks for sharing.

Varsha Vipins said...

All lovely poriyals...love them with Sambar n curd..:)

Unknown said...

nice and perfect recipes for the event this dry peas recipe is new to me will try this

Valarmathi Sanjeev said...

All poriyals looks yummy that too potato curry looks delicious and nice entry.

vidhas said...

All the three looks yum. Weill surely give a try.

Unknown said...

nice simple ones..each one looks really delicious..

Gita Jaishankar said...

All the dishes look so yummy Shama, dry peas curry is new to me, I should try that one soon :)

Yasmeen said...

Tasty spread of poriyals:)

Nithya Praveen said...

Nice and Simple Shama...good ones for FIC:)

Vijitha said...

Trail back girl I have somethin for you in my blog!
All the dishes looks so yummy shama!

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