The humble potato may not look too fancy but it is definitely popular! From crisps in the UK to hash browns in the US and Vada Pav in India, potatoes are a favorite comfort food. Being a high carbohydrate food, potatoes have always been shunned by dieters. A little-known fact, though, is that they are a rich source of vitamins B6 and C, potassium and dietary fiber. Don't lose out by letting this versatile veg's looks or reputation fool you! Love potatoes? Try these popular Indian potato dishes:
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Bharvaan Simla Mirchi
This is another one of those foods that look like they take a lot of time and effort to make but in truth, are easy to prepare. Bharvaan Simla Mirchi can even be stuffed with Masala Kheema (pictured, see recipe below).
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We have never met an eggplant we didn't love! Eggplant is one of our favorite vegetables. The nice thing is you can make it so many ways. This Baingan Aaloo Ki Subji recipe is really easy and turns out a delicious dish that tastes great when served with hot Chapatis.Continue to 5 of 8 below.
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Aaloo Shepoo Chi Bhaaji
We love this tasty Aaloo Shepoo Chi Bhaaji dish from Maharashtra in Western India, for its sheer simplicity. It takes just 10 to 15 minutes to make from start to finish but the results are very satisfying indeed. Serve Shepu Chi Bhaaji with hot Chapatis and a bowl of your favorite Daal (lentils).
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This is a simple, wholesome Gobhi Aaloo Mutter Ki Subji dish that is perfect when served with hot Chapatis (Indian flatbread) or Parathas (pan-fried Indian flatbread). It makes for a quick and easy meal on those days when you can't be bothered spending hours in the kitchen.
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