Fandango’s Flashback Friday — September, 17

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This post was originally published on 17 September 2013

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Jamie Oliver’s Bombay Potatoes

Ingredients
3 tablespoons sunflower Oil
1 teaspoon mustard seeds
1 pinch of ground cumin
1 teaspoon turmeric
1 teaspoon ground coriander
1 teaspoon garam masala
1 teaspoon chilli powder
1 knob fresh ginger, peeled and finely chopped
6 potatoes, peeled, parboiled and cut into cubes
4 knobs butter
4 tomatoes cores removed and flesh diced
fresh coriander, roughly chopped

Method
1 Heat the oil in a pan and fry the spices for a few minutes.
2 Add the butter, then the potatoes, making sure they are completely coated in the spicy mixture.
3 Cook for about 10-15 mins, then stir in the tomatoes and the coriander.

However, this is my version of his recipe.

Bombay Potatoes

Ingredients
3 tablespoons olive Oil
1 teaspoon mustard seeds
1 pinch of ground cumin
1 teaspoon turmeric
1 teaspoon ground coriander
1 teaspoon garam masala
1 teaspoon chilli flakes
1 knob fresh ginger, peeled and finely chopped
6 potatoes, peeled, and cut into 1 cm slices
2 tablespoons butter
2 tomatoes cores removed and flesh diced
fresh coriander or parsley, roughly chopped

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Method
1 Heat the oil and butter in a pan and fry the onions and garlic, add the  spices and fry for a few minutes.
2 Then add the potatoes and a teaspoon of salt, making sure they are completely coated in the spicy mixture.Then stir in the tomatoes and the coriander. (or parsley – my husband does not like the taste of fresh coriander)

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3, Cook till done.

I served this lovely spicy Vegetarian dish with green beans and a tossed salad.

8 thoughts on “Fandango’s Flashback Friday — September, 17

  1. Oe lekker! Ons het ‘n resepteboek van Jamie Oliver (van lank gelede) en ek wil my verbeel hierdie resep is ook daarin … jy het my nou ‘n idee gegee – dalk moet ek dit gaan soek, bietjie afstof en kyk watter lekkertes ek daarin kan vind!

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