Aloo Poha / Potato Poha/ Savory Flattened rice ( Aval) and potato.

Aloo Poha is a simple tasty breakfast, dinner, or a simple tea time snack , It is made of pressed rice, Potatoes. Onions, and spices.  It can also be carried in the snack box.


Poha   – 2 cups

Potato   – 1 no

Mustard seeds – 1 tsp

Cumin seeds  – 1 tsp

Green chillies, chopped – 2 nos

Ginger, chopped – 1 tsp

Curry leaves

Peanuts  – 2 tbsp

Onion  – 1 nos

Turmeric powder – 1/2 tsp

Sugar –  1 1/2 tsp




Cook the potato. Cut into small cubes and keep aside.

Soak poha with little water and keep aside.

Heat oil in a pan. Splutter mustard seeds and cumin seeds. Add green chilles and ginger. Saute. Add peanuts and roast till crispy. Now add onion and saute. When onion turns light brown, add turmeric powder and potatoes. Mix well. Add sugar and stir. Add poha and and mix well. Serve hot.

Love Poha! Check these poha recipes.

                                    Aval Vilayichathu

                                     Aval Upma/Poha upma

                                     Aval payasam/Poha payasam

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