Aloo Posto

"A delicious Bengali style Recipe,where Potatoes are cooked in poppy seed Paste."
-- @lettuce24
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Prep time 10mins
Cook time 10mins
Serves or Makes: 4

Recipe Card


  • 1 cups Potato Cubes
  • 6 tablespoons Poppy Seed
  • pinch Turmeric Powder
  • To Taste Salt
  • 1 cups Mustard Oil
  • Dry red Chilli


  • Step 1

    Dry Roast the poppy seed. Take it out in a bowl. Add water. Now make a paste in blender.

  • Step 2

    Perboil the potatoes. Pour mustard oil in pan. Fry the potato cubes.

  • Step 3

    As potatoes start changing colour, add the poppy seed Paste. Add turmeric powder and salt to taste. Mix everything.

  • Step 4

    Cook for few minutes. Add water. Cook in medium flame, till water gets dried. Pour dollops of mustard oil and finish cooking.

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