scorecardresearch
Follow Us:
Monday, July 04, 2022

Aloo lovers, try Potato Sesame Salad!

You can do many things with potato - make paratha, tikki, sabzi and what not. You can even make a salad out of it and it tastes delicious.

Written by Nisha Madhulika |
January 29, 2015 1:43:13 pm
Potato Sesame Salad (Source: nishamadhulika.com) Potato Sesame Salad (Source: nishamadhulika.com)

You can do many things with potato – make paratha, chaat, tikki, sabzi and what not. You can even make a salad out of it and it tastes delicious. In Nepal, this recipe is called Aloo achar or Nepalese Potato Salad. The difference is that in Nepal people use sesame oil to make it, while we will use olive oil.

POTATO SESAME SALAD

INGREDIENTS

4 potatoes (medium sized)
Salt (as per taste)
2 green chilli (chopped)
1 teaspoon lemon juice
1/2 inch long piece ginger
2 teaspoon olive oil
2 teaspoon sesame
1 tablespoon coriander leaves (chopped)

Best of Express Premium
UPSC Key-July 4, 2022: Why to read ‘floating solar plants’ or ‘malnutriti...Premium
UPSC Essentials: Key terms of the past weekPremium
ExplainSpeaking: Despite the fall, are Indian stock markets still overval...Premium
‘Peter Brook tried to destroy, recreate us. I wasn’t willing to be destro...Premium

METHOD

* Wash and boil potatoes in cooker.

* Peel them and cut them into 4-6 pieces each.

* Do not cut the potatoes immediately after boiling them. Rather let them cool down for 1 hour and then cut into pieces.

* Roast the sesame in a small pan until brown.

* Put olive oil, salt, green chilli, lemon juice and ginger into the potatoes and mix well.

* Put 1/2 tablespoon coriander leaves in the salad and mix it well too.

* Potato Sesame Salad is ready. Put the salad in a serving plate and garnish with coriander leaves. You can also eat it as an evening snack.

Express Explained Go beyond the news. Understand the headlines with our Explained stories

📣 Join our Telegram channel (The Indian Express) for the latest news and updates

For all the latest Lifestyle News, download Indian Express App.

  • Newsguard
  • The Indian Express website has been rated GREEN for its credibility and trustworthiness by Newsguard, a global service that rates news sources for their journalistic standards.
  • Newsguard
Advertisement
Advertisement
Advertisement
Advertisement