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122 Baby Potatoes recipes


Last Updated : Oct 31,2018




baby potatoes recipes | 130 indian baby potatoes recipes

baby potatoes recipes.  indian baby potatoes recipes collection. Baby potatoes are well, babies! They are potatoes that are removed from the soil before they are mature, and like babies are sweet-natured, baby potatoes are sweeter than the full-grown potatoes too. That sounds like an awful analogy but it does serve the purpose of explaining what baby potatoes are.

Small and pretty, the baby potatoes have a white inside covered by a light brown peel that is very thin. They can be had peeled or unpeeled. While the peeled ones are more on the sweetish side, the unpeeled one has a nice nutty tinge to it. The slightly sweetish taste of baby potatoes combines beautifully with most herbs and seasonings making it a very popular ingredient, especially for curries and starters.

Baby potatoes are available commonly all over the world, and can be used in both Indian and continental dishes. You can make much more than just curries and starters with it, as you are just about to discover.
 

5 Things to know about baby potatoes

1. Baby potatoes taste similar to regular potatoes but they have a tender, mildly sweeter taste.

2. In fact, if you cannot find baby potatoes, you can use regular potatoes cut into cubes.

3. Nevertheless, baby potatoes do look cute and dainty and are a pleasant addition to any recipe.

4. It is very important to wash your baby potatoes well and remove any green patches before cooking.

5. You must cook the baby potatoes in salted water or they will have a bland taste.
 

9 Popular dishes made with baby potatoes

1. Starters
2. Khichdi
3. Biryani
4. Pulaos
5. Baked dishes
6. Subzi
7. Chaats
8. Salads
9. Tikka


How do you select and cook your baby potatoes?

Make sure your baby potatoes are firm and free of dirt, grime or any blemishes. Check that the skin is smooth and doesn't have mild green patches. The green patches indicate the presence of solanine – a toxic pigment that should be removed before cooking. Try to pick baby potatoes of the same size so that they will cook uniformly.
 

Cooking your baby potatoes:

• Wash the baby potatoes well.
• Boil them in enough salted water in a pressure cooker for at least 3 whistles.
• You can also boil them in a regular open vessel on the gas stove but it will take a long time.
 

Go ahead and enjoy baby potatoes

The baby potatoes can be used whole or halved, peeled or unpeeled. You can simply peel the potatoes, season them with a little salt and pepper and enjoy right away, or you can use the baby potatoes in other dishes.
 

Top 10 Indian Baby Potato Recipes

Wondering where to start? The Dum Aloo is unarguably one of the most popular recipes using baby potatoes! It is made in different ways in different regions. You can try the restaurant style Dum Aloo, or the way it is made in Kashmir or Banaras. You will see distinct differences in the flavor and texture of these dishes.

1. Dum Aloo
2. Aloo Chaat
3. Dum Aloo Banarasi
4. Kashmiri Dum Aloo

Looking so attractive and being so tasty, baby potatoes are perfect to make chaats with. Its mild taste is also a good playing ground for the chatpata flavors of the chutneys and spice powders!

5. Aloo Tuk
6. Mini Chatpata Aloo
 

It fits into khichdis, curries, and more…

7. Khichdi, Bengali Style
8. Tandoori Aloo
9. Lahori Aloo
10. Aloo Paneer Mutter Chaat

Thankfully, this tasty ingredient is also healthy! Baby potatoes are low in calories and naturally fat-free and cholesterol free. They are also a good source of fibre and minerals, not to forget a moderate dose of vitamins like folate, Vitamin C, B1 and B6. These keep your nervous system, heart, bones, gums and teeth healthy, and help resist infection and stress.

All the more reason to go for these yummy and attractive potatoes! Have them soft and succulent, crisp and scrumptious, mildly seasoned or spicy, whichever way you like. You can discover many more recipes with baby potatoes on our website.
 

Enjoy our baby potatoes recipes,  indian baby potatoes recipes collection below.

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Italian Style Baby Potatoes
Recipe# 36941
26 Jun 18

 
by Tarla Dalal
Baby potatoes are truly very lovable – small and cute to behold and soft and sweet to taste! here is a very aesthetic way of preparing this delicious starter, with cream, butter, cheese and italian seasonings. The final garnish of parsley imparts a tempting aroma to the preparation, and also adds sp ....
Dill Baby Potatoes
Recipe# 36938
28 Jun 18

 by Tarla Dalal
A mouth-watering delicacy of baby potatoes tossed with butter and dill! While the strong flavour of dill is enough to make these potatoes exciting, there is more to the surprise. A tangy curd dressing further improves the texture and flavour of the Dill Baby Potatoes, as the intermixing of curds wit ....
Mexican Style Baby Potatoes
Recipe# 36939
18 Jul 15

 
by Tarla Dalal
Excitement to the core, the Mexican Style Baby Potatoes is surely not baby stuff! With lip-smacking refried beans, tangy salsa, sour cream, seasonings and herbs, the baby potatoes transform into a really exotic treat, Mexican style! You can keep the boiled potato ....
Herbed Baby Potatoes with Garlic Mayo Dip
Recipe# 41756
08 May 17

 by Tarla Dalal
Quick and easy to make but extraordinarily tasty, the Herbed Baby Potatoes with Garlic Mayo Dip is a perfect starter to serve at parties. It has a tantalising flavour and a wonderful mouth-feel. Perked up with herbs and spices, the boiled baby potatoes are a perfect match for the tongue-tickling ....
Baby Potatoes and Bell Pepper Stir-fry
Recipe# 41015
11 Nov 08

 by Tarla Dalal
The very sight of the Baby Potatoes and Bell Pepper Stir-Fry is appetising. The chunky veggies with the aromatic seasonings make you want to grab a bite immediately. And it would do you a world of good to sink your teeth into this tasty stir-fry, as it is loaded with folic acid from the potatoes and ....
Dum Aloo Banarasi
Recipe# 4313
24 Jul 18

 by Tarla Dalal
Dum means cooking in steam. Dum cooking brings the oil or ghee, used for the preparation, to the top of the dish thus improving its appearance. This Dum Aloo preparation uses baby potatoes which are easier to cook. You may however, use medium sized potatoes, each cut into 2, if you do not find baby ....
Aloo Chaat
Recipe# 2582
08 Oct 18

 by Tarla Dalal
Aloo Chaat is a mouth-watering treat that everybody loves! Tasty baby potatoes are combined with onions and tomatoes, as well as peppy chaat masala and tangy lemon juice to make a really flavourful treat. It feels wonderful to bite into this exciting treat, which is soft, crispy and chewy too. P ....
Dum Aloo, Popular Restaurant Style Punjabi Dum Aloo Recipe
Recipe# 33534
30 Oct 18

 by Tarla Dalal
Dum aloo is one vegetable which is loved by one and all, it is rich, creamy and spicy all in one. . . Serve it hot with Chapatis or Cooked Rice to make a homely and satisfying meal.
Kashmiri Dum Aloo
Recipe# 2410
06 Oct 18

 by Tarla Dalal
A delicacy from the snow-capped mountains, Kashmiri Dum Aloo is a delicious potato preparation that’s bursting with flavour. Chilli-coated potatoes are cooked with curds, tomatoes and a flavourful paste of whole spices and sautéed onions. Dried fenugreek leaves are the ultimate addition to t ....
Aloo Paneer Chaat ( Forever Young Recipes)
Recipe# 5621
16 Jun 08

 by Tarla Dalal
Snack on this lip-smacking, easy to cook chaat, which serves as a protein and calcium booster for your eyes.
Dahiwale Aloo ki Subzi Aur Urad Dal Puri
Recipe# 2825
26 Nov 13

 by Tarla Dalal
This is a street side snack from central india. "puri bhaji" was everyone’s favourite dish for breakfast, especially in the olden days, when everyone lived in joint families and puris were considered the quickest to make. This recipe of puris uses an urad dal paste that gives bulk to the puris and a ....
Oondhiya, Undhiyu, Gujarati Undhiyu Recipe
Recipe# 602
24 Jul 18

 by Tarla Dalal
Oondhiya is a classic Gujarati preparation of vegetables and fenugreek dumplings cooked in an aromatic blend of spices. A traditional recipe that is very popular in surat, the original version requires hours on end! Here, we have presented a faster version using ....
Tandoori Aloo Wrap ( Wraps and Rolls)
Recipe# 32645
23 Dec 13

 by Tarla Dalal
Baby potatoes tossed in a spicy paste and then wrapped up with a flavoured curd dressing – let’s see if you can say ‘no’ to this! the mildness of curds complements the spicy tandoori aloo in this lip-smacking wrap! when making for kids reduce the chilli-garlic chutney and instead increase the amount ....
Phudina Aloo (  Desi Khana)
Recipe# 1513
23 Sep 13

 
by Tarla Dalal
A very simple and quick snack of boiled baby potatoes coated with a pungent chutney of mint, coriander and other punchy ingredients. The lemon juice not only adds tang to the potatoes, it also helps highlight the other flavours. Phudina aloo is just the thing for cocktail parties.
Pahadi Paneer Tikka ( Microwave Recipes)
Recipe# 4918
20 Aug 10

 by Tarla Dalal
Paneer, capsicum, onions and potatoes dunked in a rich curd based, mint flavoured marinade makes a delicious starter. To make a thick marinade you need to start with thick curds. In case the marinade is too runny, add a spoonful of besan to the mixture.
Dum Aloo ( Microwave Recipe)
Recipe# 34575
22 Feb 13

 
by Tarla Dalal
Extra spicy to complement the chill weather of the mountains, this kashmiri curry is popular all over the country, and abroad. You can make amazing dum aloo in half the usual time, if you use baby potatoes and cook in a microwave.
Dahiwale Aloo Ki Subzi with Rajgira Puris
Recipe# 33299
03 Jul 18

 by Tarla Dalal
Baby potatoes cooked with curds and spices is a great combination for Rajgira Puris. The recipe uses ingredients that are acceptable on faraal days too. The simple flavour of the subzi is very soothing to the palate, and just right to nourish yourself on a fasting day. The Dahiwale Aloo ki Subzi ....
Shahi Aloo (  Rotis and Subzis)
Recipe# 270
23 Sep 13

 
by Tarla Dalal
An easy-to-prepare yet rich preparation, shahi aloo is fit for even a grand dinner menu! cashews and raisins not only add to the grandeur but also enhances the flavour.
Aloo Tuk, Sindhi Aloo Tuk Recipe
Recipe# 32758
16 Apr 18

 
by Tarla Dalal
This interestingly named starter is a traditional Sindhi delicacy, made of baby potatoes. Deep-fried and flattened baby potatoes are tossed with a simple yet effective masala prepared with readily available ingredients. The Aloo Tuk is sure to take your taste buds on an enjoyable roller coaster ride ....
Faraali Pahadi Tikka (  Faraali Recipes)
Recipe# 32550
20 Feb 14

 by Tarla Dalal
An exotic recipe made using the traditional upvaas (fasting) ingredients – potatoes, kand, shakarkand and paneer. The minty marinade gives it an elegant touch that will remain fresh in your memory for long.
Aloo Paneer Mutter Chaat
Recipe# 32936
20 Feb 17

 
by Tarla Dalal
A mouth-watering combo of succulent paneer, yummy potatoes and juicy green peas is perked up with tongue-tickling chutneys and spice powders to make a marvellous chaat. The characteristic touch of chaat masala makes the Aloo Paneer Mutter Chaat very chatpata, and the effect is increased with a s ....
Healthy Oondhiya
Recipe# 3569
05 Apr 18

 by Tarla Dalal
Startling though it may seem, here is a wonderful and healthy modification of the famous festive Gujarati dish which is ordinarily loaded with oil. I've changed this recipe and cut down on the oil along with the invisible fat which you get from coconut. The methi muthias added to this recipe are ba ....
Quick Potato Curry (  Desi Khana)
Recipe# 1503
09 Oct 18

 
by Tarla Dalal
With a simple tomato base and common spices, the focus is definitely on the potatoes! although very easy to make, this quick potato curry is an ever-popular dish that is frequently made in most households, especially if there are children around.
Sambhariyu Shaak ( Gujarati Recipe)
Recipe# 594
23 Nov 14

 by Tarla Dalal
Sambhariyu shaak is a traditional guajarati stuffed vegetable dish. This dish can be customised to your liking by using any vegetables that you and your family prefer. However, the vegetables are to be selected carefully to make sure they look good and get cooked evenly. Pressure cooking is the easi ....
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