Every time guests come home and we have to cook something, we sit and think for long hours finally to only make potato cutlets and fritters. Aren’t we all tired of the same old boring food? Well, I am sure even our guests and kids are bored! Don’t you worry, because today with this recipe of potato pinwheels you will be pleasantly surprised at how simple yet delicious a homemade snack can taste!

The best part about this recipe is how simple it is to prepare it! All you need to prepare potato pinwheels (also known as samosa pinwheels) is make the potato fillings, fill the dough in with the same, roll, cut and fry! Read the full recipe to get a detailed understanding of how to make potato pinwheels.

Potato Pinwheels Recipe Card

Try out this delicious snack with a cup of tea and enjoy your evening!

Total Time :
40 min
Preparation Time :
25 min
Cooking Time :
15 min
Servings :
Cooking Level :
Riddhi Kaushik


  • 6 tsp oil
  • 4 potatoes
  • I tsp cumin seeds
  • 1 tsp chaat masala
  • 1 tsp aamchur powder
  • 1 tsp coriander powder
  • I tbsp chili powder
  • 3 green chilies
  • 1 tsp lemon juice
  • salt to taste
  • 3-4 coriander leaves
  • 2 cups maida(all purpose flour)
  • 1 tsp carom seeds(ajwain)


Step 1
Boil potatoes and peel them.
Step 2
Mash the boiled potatoes and add chaat masala, aamchur powder, red chili powder and salt.
Step 3
Mix well till it combines, then add chopped green chilies.
Step 4
Squeeze the lemon juice, add the coriander leaves and mix again.
Step 5
Take a pan, heat 2 tsp of oil.
Step 6
Add the cumin seeds and let it splatter.
Step 7
Add the potato mixture and cook it for 3-4 minutes. Turn off the gas.
Step 8
For the dough, combine flour with 4 tsp oil, pinch of salt and carom seeds. Mix well.
Step 9
Pour water slowly and kneed till you get a soft dough.
Step 10
Pinch out small balls from the dough and flatten it with a rolling pin like you make chapatis.
Step 11
Brush some oil on the dough and take a handful of potato mixture and spread it evenly on the rolled our dough.
Step 12
Start rolling this tightly from one end like you roll a chart paper.
Step 13
Once the roll is prepare, see the ends and cut this horizontally into approximately 1 inch slices.
Step 14
Take a pan, heat oil in it.
Step 15
Take the slices you prepared and fry them, till they turn golden brown.
Step 16
Serve with the chutney of your choice.