Poori Masala Recipe - Potato Masala for Poori,Dosa

Poori Masala Recipe

Poori Masala is my fav since childhood days and I remember ordering it everytime we visit hotel Annaporna and now mittu takes after me :) Poori Masala is loved by all ages starting from kids to elders....This potato masala can used as stuffing for masala dosa too or can be accompanied with poori,chapathi etc.

Potato Masala
Today lets learn how to make poori masala recipe....

Potato Masala

Potato Masala Recipe - Ingredients

Preparation Time : 15 mins | Cooking Time : 30 mins | Serves : 2
Recipe Category: Main / Sidedish | Recipe Cuisine: South Indian

Potato - 5(3 small and 2 big)
Onion -1 medium sized chopped finely
Tomato - 1 small chopped roughly
Turmeric powder - a generous pinch
Salt - to taste

To temper:

Oil - 1 tbsp
Mustard seeds - 1 tsp
Urad Dal / Channa Dal - 1/2 tsp
Curry leaves - few
Ginger - 1/4 inch piece
Green chillies - 1 chopped roughly


  1. Pressure cook potatoes with water until soft. Cool it, peel off the skin and mash it up roughly. Keep aside.Take little and mash it up well.
    How to make poori masala - Step1
  2. Heat oil in a pan, add mustard seeds, urad dal allow it to crackle then add curry leaves,ginger and green chillies fry for a minute. Then add onion saute till slightly browned.Then add tomato and saute till tomatoes raw smell leaves.
    How to make poori masala - Step2
  3. Add mashed potatoes along with turmeric powder.Mix well.
    How to make poori masala - Step3
  4. Add 1 cup water,  required salt and allow it to boil..
    How to make poori masala - Step3
  5. Whil cooking,mash with the laddle.Allow it to get nicely blended when it all comes together as a mass to a semi thick consistency,switch off.
    How to make poori masala - Step3
Your potato masala is ready now. You can pair with pooris or use the masal for masala dosai.
Potato Masala Recipe

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Poori Masala Recipe

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