Monday, September 8, 2008

Alu , Methi curry

potatoes - 300 gms
onion - 1
methi leaves - 1/4 cup
palak leaves - 1/2 cup
ginger   - 1 " peice
oil - 3 tbsp
rai - 1/4 tsp
jeera - 1/4 tsp
turmeric - pinch
salt - to taste
red chillie powder - 1 tsp

Boil potatoes, peel the skin and cut into peices. cut the cleaned methi and palak leaves .Heat oil in a pan and add rai, jeera . when they splutter , add finely cut onions and fry till they are soft. Add ginger juliens, cut methi and palak leaves and fry a little. now add potato peices, turmeric, red chilliepowder, salt and mix well. Fry till all the water is evaporated and curry is dry.  goes well with rice and chapathis..