Wednesday, 12 June 2013

Aloo Bharta

Aloo Bharta is another typical odia food cooked always in most of the household. Being one of my favourite is always cooked during weekends.While cooking dal I usually put potatoes in it to boil and this easy Bharta for lunch which goes perfect with steamed Rice and Dal.
Aloo Bharta is a comfort home cooked food. Now coming to the recipe.

2 medium sized Potatoes boiled and mashed
1 Onion chopped
1 Green chilli chopped
Few Curry leaves
Coriander leaves chopped
1/2 tsp Mustard seeds
1/2 tsp cumin seeds
Salt to taste
1 Tbsp Oil(I prefer Mustard oil for this one)

Heat oil in a pan. Add mustard seeds and cumin seeds and let it splutter , add the onion and fry till it is cooked slightly and then add the green chilli and curry leaves.
Add the mashed potato and salt to it.cook for 2-3 minutes. Garnish with coriander leaves.


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