The Best Authentic Saag Aloo Recipe

The Best Authentic Saag Aloo Recipe

The authentic taste and aroma of Saag Aloo recipe is something you should look for in any Indian feast. If you’re looking for a healthy dish to try with your mid-week meal plan, then this side dish can be perfect! Serve it with your favourite Indian dishes and enjoy.

Prep Time

40 Minutes






Looking for a healthy alternative to start up your day? No Indian feast would be complete without the best side dish such as the saag aloo recipe! Saag aloo is a popular side dish that is known with potatoes and spinach. It’s healthy and tastes great!. The combination of spinach and potatoes is undoubtedly the best duo and would go down like a treat with the family.

If you have some leftover boiled potatoes, then this recipe is just perfect! Saag aloo let you use your leftover boiled potatoes, mix it with spinach and our best curry spices, then serve it with your favourite Indian dish. It’s a satisfying side dish that you can create for everyone as it’s suitable for vegans, vegetarians and even for weight watchers!

Authentic Saag Aloo

Shopping List

2 large potatoes that are cut into cubes

¼ tsp of cumin seeds

1 knob butter

½ tsp of olive oil

1 chopped medium onion

2 coarsely chopped garlic cloves

1 tsp grated ginger

1 tsp garam masala

1 tsp turmeric

1 tbsp water

350g of fresh spinach

2 x Tandoori Spices Kit

Spicentice Make Your Own Curry Gift Set (choose best flavours to suit your needs) 

Preparing the Potatoes

Boil the cubes of potatoes for roughly 8 to 12 minutes until they become tender. Poke them with a fork to check to make sure they dont overcook. Drain them and put on the side. If you are using the leftover potatoes, then you can check if it is still tender and may want to boil it again if necessary.


  1. Fry the cumin seeds with your butter and oil until it starts to become brown.
  1. Add the chopped onion, garlic and ginger. Wait for them to turn brown.
  1. Mix the Spicentice curry mix for added flavours.
  1. Add the boiled potatoes, water, and the remaining ingredients.
  1. Lastly, mix it with the spinach and stir for about 4 minutes until the spinach has all wilted.
  1. Serve it while hot and have it with your other Indian dishes.

Tip: If you do not have fresh ginger, then you can skip it.

If you are short from some great meals to fit on your meal plans or you are just craving on your favourite Indian dishes, then this curry gift set gives you the best seasoning you need. It’s all easy to prepare and made for everyone.

Why Choose Spicentice?

Spicentice is the best when it comes to the best spices and rubs on the market! We have award winning kits that let you create favourite meals at home. There is no need for you to worry about craving for meals at the near restaurant as you can prepare it at home and serve it with your family. Our kits are also best for different meals that bring out the right flavours you want and equally convenient for everyone.

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