Aloo Tikki Chaat
Vegan Option, Gluten-Free Option
Aloo Tikki Chaat is a famous Indian Street Food. A crispy potato patty flavored with Indian spices and topped with yogurt and chutneys. This recipe makes 12 patties ~ 4 servings.
for the mashed potatoes
- 6 russet potatoes, boiled, peeled, cooled, grated
- 1 tsp kala jeera, roasted cumin or regular
- 2 tsp coriander powder
- 1 tsp chat masala, I like MDH
- 1 tsp Kashmiri red chili powder, or paprika
- 1/2 tsp garam masala
- 2 tsp amchur, mango powder
- 3 green chilies, finely chopped
- 1/2 cup fresh cilantro
- 1 1/2 tsp salt, add more if need be
- 1 slice whole-wheat bread, pulsed into bread crumbs
- 1 cup yogurt
- splash of water, not too runny
for the cilantro chutney
- 1 clove garlic
- 1/2 inch piece ginger
- 1/4 tsp salt
- 1/2 tsp cumin seeds
- 2 tbsp water, more if needed
- 1 tbsp lemon juice
- 2 tbsp red onion chopped
- 1/2 tsp sugar
- 1 Indian green chili
- 1 bunch fresh cilantro
for assembling aloo tikki chaat
Once cooled, peel the potatoes.
Grate the potatoes in a large mixing bowl.
Prepare bread crumbs, I simply add a slice of whole wheat bread to my 4-cup mini food processor.
Add all the spices and fresh cilantro to the grated potatoes.
Top with breadcrumbs.
Using your hands, and mash all the ingredients well.
Take a golf-sized amount of potatoes into the palm of your hand.
Form round patties.
Saute Aloo Tikki
Heat up a 10.25" castiron skillet on low-medium heat for 3-4 minutes - you can cook up to 4 patties at a time. Once hot, add avocado oil and place the aloo tikki patties on the castiron.
Cook each patty for 5-6 minutes on each side, and then flip and cook for 5-6 minutes on the other side.
Cook the patties in batches. Once done turn off the stove.
Place the cooked patties on a paper towel to help remove excess oil.
Assemble Aloo Tikki Chaat
Place patties on a plate.
Top with yogurt, green chutney, and tamarind chutney.
Top with chopped red onions fresh cilantro, and sev.
Finish off with a sprinkle of chat masala and red chili powder.
Calories: 473kcalCarbohydrates: 81gProtein: 11gFat: 14gSaturated Fat: 3gCholesterol: 8mgSodium: 1258mgPotassium: 1581mgFiber: 8gSugar: 17gVitamin A: 429IUVitamin C: 27mgCalcium: 145mgIron: 4mg