Aloo Matar

Aloo Matar is a super delicious Indian dish made with potatoes, peas, and a yummy tomato sauce. Its really easy to make and really yummy to eat!

Aloo Matar

Aloo Matar


Serves 4

Aloo Matar

  • 1 onion, diced
  • 2 garlic cloves, minced
  • 1" piece of ginger, minced
  • 2 cups water, split
  • 1 15oz can diced tomatoes
  • 1 15oz can tomato sauce
  • 4 cups chopped red potatoes
  • 1 tbsp garam masala
  • 1 tsp cumin
  • 1 tsp turmeric
  • 1 1/2 cups frozen peas
  • lemons
  • brown rice

Combine and Cook

Add the onion, garlic, ginger, and 1 cup of water to a large pot on your stove. Cook about 10 minutes until the onions are soft. Mix in the diced tomatoes, tomato sauce, red potatoes, garam masala, cumin, turmeric, curry powder, and the second cup of water. Cook on your stove for about 30 minutes until the potatoes are soft.

Mix in the Peas

When the potatoes are cooked through, mix in the frozen peas and cook for another 3 minutes. Serve with any lemon juice, salt, and pepper. This recipe is delicious on its own or if you want a really hearty meal serve over brown rice.

Aloo Matar

Aloo Matar