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Potato Gothsu

Potato Gothsu
This is the recipe which  i learnt from one of my dear friends. When ever i visit her place, she will make this Potato gothsu and hot steaming dosais especially for me. Right from day one, i liked this gothsu a lot. That tempting recipe is for you..

potato gothsu

Recipe For : 2

Preparation Time : 30 minutes


Potato                     - 1 (medium size)
Big Onion               - 1 (small size)
Tomato                    - 1 (small size)
Salt                          - As required
Turmeric powder     - 1/4 tsp
Mustard Seeds         - 1/4 tsp
Urad Dal                  - 1/4 tsp
Curry Leaves           - few
Oil                            - 2 tbsp

To Grind:

Chopped Coconut    - 3 tbsp
Dry Red Chili          - 2
Cumin Seeds            - 1/4 tsp (Seeragam)
Fennel Seeds            - 1/4 tsp (Perunjeeragam / Sombu)


  •  Chop finely Big onion, Potato and Tomato. Grind everything under ' To Grind' adding little water.
  • Heat oil in a pan. When its hot, add Mustard seeds and Urad dal to it.
  • When they splutter add chopped onions and curry leaves to it.
  • After they turn translucent, add chopped potato to it.
  • Saute till potato is half cooked and then add chopped tomatoes.
  • Add  Salt, Turmeric powder and ground masala after tomato has been cooked.
  • Add also enough water and cook the gravy in medium flame, till everything is cooked completely and the gravy reaches needed consistency. 
  • Adjust the spice according to your taste.It tastes so good with Dosai and Idly.