Methi Dum Aloo - Fenugreek Indian Spicy Potatoes

READY IN: 1hr 5mins
Recipe by Charishma_Ramchanda

Wonderful recipe and it's one of my favourites! I hope you enjoy this; really I do:)

Top Review by jedwards82

I made this dish tonight - my SO found this to be one of the best potato dishes he's ever had! We cook and eat lots of Indian food, so I take that as quite a compliment! Great recipe!

Ingredients Nutrition


  1. Grind together all the ingredients mentioned under'masala paste' and keep aside.
  2. Prick potatoes all over using a fork.
  3. Heat oil in a wok.
  4. Once its hot, deep fry the potatoes in it until golden in colour.
  5. Drain on clean paper towels and keep aside.
  6. Heat oil or ghee in a skillet.
  7. Add cumin and mustard seeds alongwith asafoetida powder.
  8. Allow to splutter.
  9. Once they stop spluttering, add the ground paste and fry until the ghee or oil separates from the masala.
  10. Add kasoori methi, salt, pepper, potatoes and a little water.
  11. Stir well.
  12. Cover and cook on medium flame until the potatoes are tender and ready to eat.
  13. Serve hot with naan or paratha or kulchas.
  14. Enjoy!

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