Aloo Palak Recipe – Spiced Potato Spinach Recipe

Aloo Palak Recipe is a delicious Quick Indian Recipe served as a Side-Dish along with roti, paratha, puri, naan or plain rice.

aloo palak recipe

What could be the height of frustration in your business?

I went through one of that in the last couple of days. And I am sure at least some of you would have gone through a similar experience.

It is when some of these companies treat you like a “piece of crap” and either don’t respond to your queries or, give you some weird responses, the meaning of which you are expected to figure out like in most of those art films.. 🙂

We had one of those experiences with Facebook, when they shut down our FB business ads account without even telling us clearly why they did it.




Aloo Palak Recipe

We have never received any red flags or, warnings for any violation though we have been using it for almost 3 years now.

And when companies like these come back to your “so-called” appeals with a robotic response, you feel all the more frustrated.

Nevertheless, FB decided to stay with their decision in spite of all our appeals and we decided to move on…Aloo Palak Recipe

Dilip has always had a very straightforward approach to the use of the Internet – Keep it clean and help keep it clean. And going with this motto of his in life, he always ensures that he reports offensive posts on social media and ensures that he does his part to keep the internet clean.

He had done this a lot of times on Facebook as well. Ironically most of these posts were not even supposed to be there on Facebook in the first place but gets through all the cracks in their policing model.

And good netizens get caught for no wrong of theirs.

I felt sad for him when this FB ads issue happened. He had spent a lot of time nurturing his ads and audiences.

Aloo Palak Recipe

At times I feel that such poor treatment of responsible citizens is what then makes them go rogue. At least for people who aren’t very strong at heart and are devastated by such rejections.


Dilip has decided to move on in life and to focus more on Bing ads, Twitter and Pinterest.Aloo Palak Recipe

Aloo Palak Recipe – Spiced Potato Spinach Recipe

As the name itself says, this recipe is a combination of aloo and palak. This recipe is so easy to make as it simply makes use of readily available spice powders and everyday ingredients. It does not only tastes good but it is also a very healthy recipe. Aloo Palak recipe goes really well along with hot chapattis. If you want you can also serve this recipe as a side dish along with plain rice and dal or along with rice and pulissery.

For another palak recipe, that I am sure you would love, Click here…

Aloo Palak

Aloo Palak Recipe

Prep Time: 15 minutes
Cook Time: 15 minutes
Total Time: 30 minutes
Servings: 4 People
Calories: 176 kcal
Author: Puja
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  • 500 gms Spinach finely chopped
  • 250 gms Potato boiled and roughly mashed
  • 100 gms Onion (thinly sliced)
  • 100 gms Tomato thinly sliced
  • 2 tsp Coriander Powder
  • 1 tsp Garam Masala Powder
  • 1/2 tsp Turmeric Powder
  • 2 tsp Red Chilli Powder
  • 1/2 tbsp Ginger-garlic paste
  • 1/4 tsp Mustard Seeds
  • 3 tbsp Vegetable Oil
  • Salt to taste


  1. Wash the spinach leaves. Chop them.

  2. Take a pan, heat some oil.
  3. Add mustard seeds and let them splutter.
  4. Once the mustard seeds starts spluttering add chopped green chilis, onions, turmeric and salt.
  5. Fry onion on slow flame until golden brown.
  6. Add ginger-garlic paste and saute until the raw smell of garlic goes off.
  7. Now add coriander powder, garam masala powder and red chilli powder.
  8. Fry until the raw smell of masala goes off.
  9. Add slightly mashed potato to it and give it a nice stir.
  10. Now it's time to add chopped spinach. Stir well.
  11. Add sliced tomatoes and mix everything well.
  12. Cook for another 3-4 minutes or until the tomatoes are well cooked.
  13. Once done switch off the gas and serve along with hot chapatis, naan, paratha or puri.

  14. This can also be served as a side dish along with rice and some curry.

Recipe Notes

Make sure you don’t over cook the spinach, otherwise it will lose its freshness.

Nutrition Facts
Aloo Palak Recipe
Amount Per Serving
Calories 176 Calories from Fat 99
% Daily Value*
Total Fat 11g 17%
Saturated Fat 8g 40%
Sodium 130mg 5%
Potassium 1091mg 31%
Total Carbohydrates 16g 5%
Dietary Fiber 5g 20%
Sugars 2g
Protein 6g 12%
Vitamin A 246.9%
Vitamin C 59.7%
Calcium 15.6%
Iron 33.4%
* Percent Daily Values are based on a 2000 calorie diet.


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4 thoughts on “Aloo Palak Recipe – Spiced Potato Spinach Recipe

  1. Hi Puja – what a delicious dish! Flavorful and healthy – a great combo. Sorry to hear about Dilip’s issues with FB. I’m hearing that a lot of US bloggers are having similar experiences lately. Very frustrating. I hope he has better luck with the other social medias. xo

    • Thanks, Allie, in spite of the multiple, follow up the issue couldn’t get resolved so we have decided to move on. Glad you liked the recipe. 🙂

  2. This looks very nourishing and tasty Puja! I’m sorry to hear about your FB issues, that sounds very frustrating! Good on you for deciding to move on!

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