Aloo Capsicum

Simple recipe yet flavorful and colorful 😀 Your tummy will like it 😉

Very simple dish to serve with chapatis. Aloo capsicum can also be eaten with rice too and this recipe using potato and capsicum can be tried with many variations. This side dish goes great with parathas too.

You can add any combination of  capsicum of your choice, Yellow/ orange/ red or green.


Serves 2


  • 2 Chopped potatoes (medium)
  • 1 Green bell pepper (small)
  • 1 Red bell pepper (small)
  • 1 Chopped onion (small)
  • 1 Chopped tomato (medium)
  • 1 Tbsp cumin seeds
  • 1 Tbsp chopped ginger garlic (1 slice ginger + 2 garlic cloves)
  • 1 Tsp coriander powder
  • 1/2 Tsp red chili powder
  • 1/2 Tsp turmeric powder
  • 1/4 Tsp garam masala
  • Salt
  • Oil


Step 1- Heat oil in kadhai and add cumin seeds. Let it splutter


Step 2- Add chopped ginger and garlic


Step 3- Sauté for 30secs then add chopped onion and fry till translucent


Step 4- Add chopped tomatoes and fry till it starts to leave oil


Step 5- Now add the chopped potatoes and fry on high flame without covering the kadhai’s lid


Step 6- When the potatoes are half cooked add chopped bell pepper, Insert fork in potato piece to check whether it’s cooked or not


Step 6- When the veggies are cooked add coriander powder, red chili powder, turmeric powder and salt. Sauté for 2mins


Step 7- Add garam masala and turn off the flame


You can garnish with chopped coriander leaves


Serve with hot chapatis, curd and salad 🙂



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