Aloo roti

Aloo Roti Recipe

I love recipes that use simple ingredients come together quickly and produce savory results. That’s why I love this traditional pakistani aloo roti recipe.

As the simple name suggests, Aloo paratha is a homemade flatbread stuffed with potatoes and spices as a filling. The base recipe makes it easy to mix in a variety of different toppings that suit your can also trying this taste recipe Keema Samosa


Aloo Roti

They simply melt in the mouth, these are particularly kids favorite. Do not hesitate to double the recipe, they'll be gone in no time.
Prep Time 15 mins
Cook Time 25 mins
Total Time 40 mins
Cuisine Indian, Pakistani
Servings 7 small roti
Calories 165 kcal


  • 500 grams potato
  • 1 cup wheat flour more for dusting
  • teasp turmeric divided
  • ½-1 teasp red chilli powder
  • 2 green chilies chopped
  • 1 onion finely chopped
  • ½ tbsp cumin powder
  • ½ coriander powder preferably roasted and grounded
  • 2 coriander leaves chopped
  • salt to taste
  • oil to fry



  • Boil potatoes with 1 teaspoon turmeric and salt until fork tender. Run cold water over potatoes to cool them and peel off the skin.
  • Mash potatoes in a bowl and add all remaining ingredients. Mix well to form a soft dough. (You may add more wheat flour if needed to form a dough.)
  • Divide dough in to seven portions. Dust each portion generously with wheat flour and roll into a small, ⅛ inch thick flatbread. Lift each flatbread carefully and dust flour on both sides.
  • Fry each flatbread on a non stick pan with little oil, turning from side to side until you see brown spots. Serve hot with chutney.
Keyword Aloo Pratha, Aloo roti

Traditionally, this dish is served with pickles and chilli sauce. You can also try it with a butter and yogurt.

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