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Aloo Beans Recipe Step By Step Instructions

Aloo Beans Recipe | Potato & French Beans

Aloo Beans is a mildly spiced Indian curry made of stir fried potatoes and green beans. This really simple curry is ready in a jiffy and goes really well with any Indian bread.
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Recipe Info

Prep Time 20 mins
Cook Time 20 mins
Total Time 40 mins
Servings 4
Category Main Course
Cuisine Indian

Nutrition

Calories: 140kcal | Carbohydrates: 25g | Protein: 4g | Fat: 5g

Ingredients For Aloo Beans Recipe | Potato & French Beans
  

  • 3 Large Potatoes
  • 250 gm French Beans
  • 1 Teaspoon Cumin Seeds (Jeera)
  • 1/8 Teaspoon Asafoetida (Heeng)
  • 1/3 Teaspoon Turmeric Powder (Haldi)
  • 1/2 Teaspoon Red Chilli Powder
  • 1 Teaspoon Coriander Powder
  • 1/2 Teaspoon Garam Masala
  • 1/2 Teaspoon Salt, or to taste
  • 1 Tablespoon Oil

Step By Step Instructions for Aloo Beans Recipe | Potato & French Beans
 

  • Heat some oil in a pan or kadai. Add some cumin seeds (jeera) to it. Fry till they start to splutter. Also add a pinch of heeng (asafoetida).
    1 Teaspoon Cumin Seeds (Jeera), 1/8 Teaspoon Asafoetida (Heeng)
    Aloo Beans Recipe Step By Step Instructions 1
  • Add diced potatoes to the pan. Fry them for 3-4 minutes till they start to brown very slightly.
    3 Large Potatoes
    Aloo Beans Recipe Step By Step Instructions 2
  • Now add chopped green beans to the pan.
    250 gm French Beans
    Aloo Beans Recipe Step By Step Instructions 3
  • Now add turmeric powder (haldi), red chilli powder, coriander powder and salt.
    1/3 Teaspoon Turmeric Powder (Haldi), 1/2 Teaspoon Red Chilli Powder, 1 Teaspoon Coriander Powder, 1/2 Teaspoon Salt, or to taste
    Aloo Beans Recipe Step By Step Instructions 4
  • Cover the pan with a lid and cook for 10-15 minutes till the potatoes and beans are cooked. Then sprinkle garam masala powder on top.
    1/2 Teaspoon Garam Masala
    Aloo Beans Recipe Step By Step Instructions 5
  • Mix everything well and cook for 2 minutes.
    Aloo Beans Recipe Step By Step Instructions 6
  • Aloo beans is ready. Serve it hot with any Indian bread like roti or on the side of dal rice
    Aloo Beans Recipe Step By Step Instructions