Sarson Aloo ka Saag


Added to 2 cookbooks   This recipe has been viewed 10527 times

A perfect winter curry which has the benefits of greens and potato. It goes well with makke ki roti.

Add your private note

Sarson Aloo ka Saag recipe - How to make Sarson Aloo ka Saag

Preparation Time:    Cooking Time:    Total Time:     Makes 3 to 4 servings

2 cups chopped mustard leaves
2 potatoes , chopped
1/2 tomato , chopped
2 onions , chopped
4 to 5 garlic (lehsun) cloves
4 to 5 green chillies
2 tsp chopped ginger (adrak)
1 tbsp tomato puree
2 to 3 tbsp ghee
1/4 tsp cumin seeds (jeera)
2 whole dry kashmiri red chillies
1/4 tsp turmeric powder (haldi)
1 tbsp coriander (dhania) seeds powder
a pinch garam masala
a pinch of asafoetida (hing)
  1. Combine the mustard leaves, garlic cloves, green chilies and ginger and pressure cook with a cup of water till cooked.
  2. Cool and blend in a mixer to a paste. Keep aside.
  3. Heat a tbsp of ghee in a pan, add the onions and saute till they turn golden brown.
  4. Add the tomato and potato, salt and cook for 2 minutes.
  5. Add the tomato puree and mix well.
  6. Add the turmeric and coriander seeds powder and saute for a few seconds.
  7. Cover and cook till potatoes are done.
  8. Add the the mustard greens paste and half a cup of water and some garam masala and mix well.
  9. Heat another tbsp of ghee and add cumin seeds.
  10. When the seeds crackle, add one finely chopped garlic, asafoetida and 2 red chilies.
  11. Pour this tempering on the curry.
  12. Mix and serve immediately.

Member Photo
This recipe was contributed by Pari_ Vasisht on 16 May 2012
A passionate food blogger, I love to try fusion food. I find baking therapeutic and love to bake and...

Know more about this member, Click Here
Related Articles
Recipe Contest

No Contest Announced

View contest archive....
Rate and review this recipe and get 15 days FREE bonus membership!
Subscribe to the free food mailer

Hyderabadi Recipes

Missed out on our mailers?
Our mailers are now online!

View Mailer Archive

Privacy Policy: We never give away your email

REGISTER NOW If you are a new user.
Or Sign In here, if you are an existing member.

Login Name

Forgot Login / Passowrd?Click here

If your Gmail or Facebook email id is registered with, the accounts will be merged. If the respective id is not registered, a new account will be created.

Are you sure you want to delete this review ?

Click OK to sign out from tarladalal.
For security reasons (specially on shared computers), proceed to Google and sign out from your Google account.