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Aloo Matar Masala Sabji / Potato Green Peas Gravy Curry

VegCookBook by Praveena
Vegan, Vegetarian, Simple, Easy to make, gravy curry or side for any rice, roti, phulka, Indian breakfast.
Prep Time 5 mins
Cook Time 20 mins
Total Time 25 mins
Course Main Course, Side Dish
Cuisine Indian
Servings 5 servings


  • Frying pan (for stove-top method)



  • 5 count Potatoes (large size)
  • 4 count Tomatoes (medium size)
  • 1 inch piece Ginger
  • as per taste Salt
  • 10 count Curry Leaves (optional)
  • 7 count Fresh Green Chillies (or as per taste)
  • 3 tablespoons Cooking Oil
  • 4-5 twigs Fresh Coriander
  • 1 cup Frozen Green Peas
  • 1 tablespoon Sugar/Jaggery
  • 2 teaspoons Red Chilli Powder / Paprika (or as per taste)
  • 1-2 teaspoons Garam Masala Powder
  • 1 tablespoon Jeera / Cumin Powder
  • as required Water

Ingredients for Tempering

  • ¼ teaspoon Turmeric Powder
  • ¼ teaspoon Sesame Seeds
  • ½ teaspoon Jeera / Cumin Seeds
  • ¾ teaspoon Mustard Seeds



  • Wash the vegetables and herbs.
    Peel the potatoes, cut into cube size pieces and put them in a bowl of water (to prevent them from changing colour).
  • Cut the tomatoes into small pieces.
    Slit the green chillies length wise, finely chop the ginger and coriander.


  • Put a frying pan on stove top under medium flame, add the oil and let it heat.
    Add all the ‘Ingredients for Tempering’ and let them splutter.
  • Add the chopped ginger, slit green chillies and curry leaves.
    Transfer all the potato, tomato pieces and required salt.
    Add 1½ of water and close the pan, let it cook for 10 mins.
  • Now add the green peas, leave the pan with lid for 5 more mins.
    Take the lid off the pan, add the sugar, red chilli powder, garam masala powder and jeera /cumin powder.
    Mix everything thoroughly and leave it open for 2-3 mins.
  • Once the curry reaches your desired consistency, add half of the chopped coriander.
    Give a gentle mix and switch the flame off.
    Transfer the curry/sabzi into a serving dish and garnish it with rest of the coriander. Done!!
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