I am sure everyone will love this potato and peas combo.Goes well with poori / Chapathi.

You need:

Potato – 2 medium sized,boiled ,peeled and mashed roughly
Fresh Peas – 1/2 cup,boiled
Carrot – 5 tablespoons,grated
Tomato – 1,finely chopped
Onions – 1,finely chopped
Green chillies – 3,slit lengthwise
Ginger- a small piece,chopped
Curry leaves-a few
Coriander leaves
Turmeric powder-1/4 teaspoon
Besan/Gram flour – 3 tablespoons
Salt- to taste

Seasoning:

Mustard seeds-1 teaspoon
Gram dhal-1/2 teaspoon
Asafetida-a pinch
Oil-1 tablespoon

  1. Heat oil in a pan and the seasonings ,ginger,green chillies,curry leaves.
  2. When done add onion and fry till translucent.
  3. Put in the tomatoes and fry till mushy.
  4. Next goes the grated carrot and fry for a few minutes and the potatoes and peas.
  5. Stir well and add salt and turmeric powder.
  6. Mix besan with a little water to a pouring consistency.
  7. Add this to the pan and bring to a boil.Simmer.
  8. It will thicken .Remove from heat.
  9. Serve garnished with finely chopped coriander leaves.

There is another method of preparing the same masal.

You need:


The ingredients are almost the same but I am writing them down once again and highlighting the extras.

Potato – 2 medium sized,boiled ,peeled and mashed roughly

Peas – 1/2 cup,boiled

Carrot – 5 tablespoons,grated

Tomato – 1,finely chopped

Onions – 1,finely chopped

Green chillies – 3,slit lengthwise

Curry leaves – a few

Coriander leaves

Turmeric powder-1/4 teaspoon

Salt -to taste

Jeera-1/2 teaspoon



Ginger- a small piece



Coconut-1/4 cup,grated



Gram dhal3 tablespoons



Seasoning :

Mustard seeds -1 teaspoon

Gram dhal -1/2 teaspoon

Asafetida- a pinch

oil – 1 tablespoon

Soak gram dhal for an hour and grind it along with grated coconut,green chillies,ginger and jeera. keep aside.

Follow the previous procedure but add the ground paste instead of the besan.

RC #2 day 8-Let’s go see what my dear team mates are upto

1) DK 2) Siri 3) Srivalli 4) Ranji 5)Curry Leaf 6)Medha7)Priya 8)Bhawna 9)Raaji 10)Ruchii 11)Anu 12)Kamala
13)Roopa 14)Divya Kudua 15)Rekha 16)Divya M 17)Lakshmi 18)Raaga 19)Lakshmi Venkatesh 20)Sripriya
21)Viji 22)Pavani

7 thoughts on “Potato And Peas MasalRM # 2”

  1. I tried this today and it came out very well,.. am a amateur cook and this is the first time i cooked something good to eat,..
    thanks PJ, ya the best!!

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