Quick Potato Patties Recipe (Shortcut Aloo Tikkis)
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A shortcut recipe to make quick potato patties or aloo tikkis when you are short on time and just need a snack for tea time or when you are really hungry.
Recipe type: Snacks
Cuisine: Indian
Serves: 6-8 tikkis
  • 2 medium potatoes, grated (about 3 cups)
  • A bunch of fresh coriander leaves, chopped
  • 1 tsp jeera / cumin
  • 2 green chillies, chopped
  • 1 generous pinch asafoetida / hing / perungayam
  • ½ tsp red chilli powder
  • 1 to 2 tbsp besan / bengal gram powder / kadalai maavu
  • Salt to taste
  • Oil for shallow frying
  1. Grate the potatoes and squeeze out excess moisture
  2. Place in a bowl and add the other ingredients in except oil
  3. Mix welll
  4. Shape into flat patty shapes on the palm of your hand
  5. Shallow fry in a wide pan until golden brown on both sides.
  6. Serve the tikkis hot with ketchup.
Recipe by Edible Garden at https://www.cookingandme.com/2009/06/22/quick-potato-patties-aloo-tikki-recipe/