Take poha in a bowl


add in water


season with some salt and sugar


add little turmeric powder


mix well using your hands


set aside for few mins


Heat oil in a kadai, add in peanuts and roast till golden


add in mustard, chana dal and urad dal


let them sizzle and get golden


add little asafoetida


add in curry leaves, onions and green chillies


 little salt and sugar


add in turmeric powder


mix well


add in little chilli powder


now add in potatoes


mix well


cover and cook on low flame till the potatoes are done


now the potatoes are cooked


increase the flame and roast the potatoes till it gets golden


now add in the poha


toss well


add in coriander leaves


squeeze little lemon juice


mix well



About Aarthi

Over the past few years I’ve been on a mission to find and create recipes that I can make from scratch. I hope you enjoy the recipes on this blog as they are tried and true from my kitchen to yours!

Reader Interactions


  1. Sadhana Valentina

    Aarthi...first time visiting ur blog...I juz love it. Keep up the good work dear. Nice recipe. Its great that u have fans outside India also !! U rock !!! I am happy to follow u.....

  2. Now Serving

    wonderful preparation dear!

  3. harini-jaya

    We make it a little differently but my husband doesn't like poha at all..I do make it for me and the kids though! That reminds me that I haven't blogged about this 🙂

  4. Sushma

    Love it!!

  5. Priya (Yallapantula) Mitharwal

    What an encouraging email from your reader dear, absolutely worth it 🙂

    These poha look so tempting, a perfect breakfast.

  6. Mehjabeen Arif

    I cannot resist poha.. My husband is not a huge fan tho'
    But I make it for myself ., 🙂 looks good

  7. Priya

    Batata poha makes me hungry...simply inviting..

  8. julie

    lovely presentation dear..healthy aloo poha too!

  9. Cool Lassi(e)

    Nice tasty breakfast item!

  10. Usha

    My MIL used to make very delicious poha. We usually add peanuts to poha.

  11. Sobha Shyam

    poha and potato are a good combination..loved the recipe..following u..drop at my space too 🙂

  12. Mom Chef

    Love Poha anytime ! And being in Mumbai, we make this often, you version looks yummy with ginger and potatoes too 🙂 And am sure its such a lovely mail from a fan ! Congrats dear

  13. vaishali sabnani

    nice pohas ..n r these wheat ones...the color is brown and i have heard of brown wheat pohas..if so where do u get them??

  14. Saji

    First time here...Poha luks awesome

  15. veena krishnakumar

    Nice step by step tutorial. looks good

  16. Suma Gandlur

    These pohas are life savers in the morning chaos, aren't they?

  17. Srivalli

    Poha looks good's nice reading emails from readers..good job..

  18. swapna

    Thanks for visiting my blog....Love this anytime!!
    Happy to follow you....

  19. Anonymous

    Hi Aarthi, Tried this yday 14 June and doubled the receipe. Also made it with brown beaten rice. The dish came out yummy. Thanks.

  20. Anonymous

    Nice one keep rocking us with all food recipes

  21. Food World

    Such a fantastic yummy salad.I tried it last it came out very well.Thanks for sharing this we all love it
    Yummy poha recipe

  22. @foodie2u

    Aloo poha looks delicious and all steps are easy to explain.


  23. Santosh Darveshi

    Nice Recipe

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