Bored of having the regular aloo ki sabzi at home? Aloo or potato is one vegetable you can experiment with when it comes to preparing sabzis. Here we have an interesting recipe to give potatoes a royal twist. Loaded with ghee, spices and cream, this shahi aloo recipe is a treat for your taste buds. 

If you don't enjoy the dry aloo sabzi anymore then you will absolutely love this curry aloo recipe. This one is creamy and tastes delicious with parathas. The recipe is so easy to prepare and you can serve it at your house party too. We bet your guests will think you ordered it from a restaurant. 


Shahi Aloo Recipe Card

Creamy and delicious! This recipe is so easy to prepare!

Total Time :
50 min
Preparation Time :
10 min
Cooking Time :
40 min
Servings :
Cooking Level :
Main Course
Tanya Malik


  • 300 g baby potato
  • salt to taste
  • 2 tbsp ghee
  • 2 tbsp vegetable oil
  • 1 tej patta
  • 2-3 Cloves
  • 1 cup chopped onions
  • 1/2 cup chopped tomato
  • 1 tsp chopped ginger
  • 1 tsp chopped garlic
  • 1 tbsp coriander powder
  • 1/2 tsp turmeric powder
  • 1 tsp red chilli powder
  • 2 cups Milk
  • 1 tbsp lemon juice
  • 1/2 tsp garam masala powder
  • 2 tbsp kasuri methi
  • 2 tbsp fresh cream


Step 1
Wash baby potatoes and peel them.
Step 2
In a pan, add oil and deep fry the potatoes. Take off flame and keep aisde.
Step 3
In the same pan, add onions and saute for 3-4 minutes. Keep aside.
Step 4
Next add ghee to the pan, add cloves and tejpatta.
Step 5
Add chopped onion and tomato. Fry till turn golden brown.
Step 6
Now add ginger and garlic and fry again.
Step 7
Take off flame and let the mix cool.
Step 8
In a blender, add the mixture. Make sure you take out the tejpatta. Make a smooth paste.
Step 9
Add some water if required.
Step 10
Transfer this mix in the same pan and add all the spices - turmeric powder, coriander powder, red chilli powder and cook well.
Step 11
Add some milk, potatoes and onions.
Step 12
Sprinkle salt and cook for 10 minutes.
Step 13
Add garam masala, kasuri methi and cream. Cook well.
Step 14

shahi aloo curry

Serve hot with rotis or parathas.