Tuesday, March 12, 2013

Chettinad Potato Fry/Chettinad Urulaikizhangu Varuval

Snow in march, believe me i have never seen it before,dunno wats going on with European weather. But watever even we are bit sad about the weather,some comforting foods will keep definitely warm na.Here comes a simple,aromatic and easy peasy potato fry from Chettinad cuisine. Usually my mom do prepare these tiny cubes of potatoes and fry them in oil but this chettinad potato fry is completely different from my mom's version, when i bloghopping at Solai aunty's space,my eyes caught this fantastic,easy potato fry.The addition of crushed garlic cloves pulled me to give a try and the garlic cloves added in this fry gives a beautifuly garlicky flavour to this whole fry.

A prefect side dish to enjoy with a simple dal and rice, you can also have it just like a snacks, this is how i finished half of this fry once i finished frying.You cant resist to these delicious potato fry. If you want to make a fry with less oil, this chettinad potato fry suits prefect and you guys must give a try to this quick side dish.Sending this delicious potato to Lakshmi's Tried & Tasted- Chettinad Cuisine.



3nos Potatoes
1tsp Sambar powder or 1tsp red chilly +coriander powder
5nos Garlic cloves (crushed)
Few curry leaves
1/2tsp Mustard seeds
1tsp Fennel seeds
Oil
Salt

Wash and peel the potatoes, cut them as small cubes and add in the sambar powder and salt,keep aside

Heat enough oil,let splutters the mustard seeds,fennel seeds, add the curry leaves and fry.

Now fry the potatoes in simmer until they get cooked.

Add the crushed garlic,cook again in high flame,so the potatoes gets well roasted,dont forget to stir continously.

Once the oil starts coming out, put off the stove.

Remove the potato fry from the pan and discard the oil.

Serve with rice and rasam.

39 comments:

  1. Snow there too...unbelievable weather:) Nice varuval priya. I can have it anytime...yumm!

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  2. What a pretty dish. I'll wager it tastes as good as it looks. I hope you are having a great day. Blessings...Mary

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  3. love chettinad flavors. this looks yum.

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  4. One yummy potato side, i love adding garlic and adding sambar powder must lift the flavors sure going to try this soon.. super click aks

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  5. Easy n Tasty Potato fry... lovely Priya.

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  6. My all time / any time fav :) Looks yummm!

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  7. here too very bad weather ka...super dish for the climate...lovely texture sis...

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  8. potatoes are my favorite..this recipe sounds easy and yummy..ll try this soon :)

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  9. Clicks super ayiriku aks..:) how is my Tamil ..lol
    I m hungry dear...it looks so yummy :)

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  10. My most favorite... can't beat this with any one... yummm akka....

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  11. wow so good.. with rice n rasam shd be a ..perfect hit..

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  12. Love the flavors,perfect with rice and rasam

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  13. Simple yet delicious potato fry,looks delicious and tempting perfect with rasam rice...

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  14. Looks healthy n delicious... Awesome clicks

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  15. Very perfect side dish, Superb!
    Today's post:
    http://sanolisrecipies.blogspot.in/2013/03/sweet-sour-tomato.html

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  16. Lovely fry...me too bookmarked it from her blog...ss the weather is toooo bad!!

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  17. Thanks a lot for posting this wonderful potato recipe.
    Deepa

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  18. Snow in March, not a good sign. Potato fry and rasam should be great for cold weather.

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  19. i also used to prepare the same but use chillipowder.lovely side for any rice.

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  20. potato-garlic-fennel seeds, pairs so well..so yummy n tempting fry...i love this with sambar rice :)

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  21. Spices + potatoes is always yummy :D

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  22. What a delicious preparation!! Nice clicks too :)

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  23. Looks so yummy ,use of fennel is new to me

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  24. delicious and flavourful... mouth watering..

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  25. Great warming dish for the cold season. Would you believe it is summer at my place now?

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  26. I'll die for this ever...
    http://recipe-excavator.blogspot.com

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  27. Super tempting potatoes. Love to have this with rasam rice

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  28. This potato poriyal is very inviting.. Love to have with curd rice.My DH all time favorite too...

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  29. Tempting one. Can't stop eating this.

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  30. yummy curry.. simple and homey!!
    Sowmya
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