The festival of Navratri has arrived and with it many of us have started our annual fasting ritual. During these nine days, nine forms of Maa Durga are worshiped in different ways. enjoyment Prasad to the deity. And, considering how busy the nine days are going to be, we can do it all with fasting-friendly recipes that can be cooked up in a jiffy. And what could be better ingredients than a trusty crowd-pleaser, potatoes. Potatoes are easily available at home and are quite versatile. You can fry them, mash them, or even boil them to incorporate them into a variety of fasting-friendly dishes. We have compiled a list of simple and delicious potato recipes that you can enjoy during your fast.
Here’s a set of 7 recipes you need to bookmark right now.
1) Potato Chaat
Potato is one of the most easily available vegetables in every household which can be used to give a riot of flavour. For example, take this aloo ki chaat recipe. This is a great option if you like crunchy potatoes with a bunch of savory spices. All you have to do is boil the potatoes, fry them and add some spices.
fasting aloo chaat
2) Vrat Wale Aloo Rasedari
This can be a great option if you are fasting and want to have a fasting lunch. In fact Vrat Wale Aloo Rasedar is a popular dish during fasting. Put potatoes in the gravy made from spices and let it cook for some time. You can eat it with Kuttu Puri.
3) Potato Chips
Homemade potato chips are the best when you want to have a quick snack while observing your Navratri fast. Cut the potatoes and bake them or fry them. You cannot consume common salt during the fast, so just add rock salt to it and enjoy.
Fast-Friendly Potato Chips Made With Rock Namki
4) Potato Pakora
You don’t need to shy away from irresistible dumplings even when you’re fasting. Just make sure you make these potato fritters with all the fasting-friendly ingredients. Dip potato slices in buckwheat flour and deep fry them. Voila! It is ready and you can cut it.
5) Vrat Wale Dahi Aloo
This recipe gives potatoes a tangy twist and can be cooked in under 30 minutes. It is made using boiled potatoes cooked with the goodness of curd and some spices.
fasting curd potatoes
6) Potato curry
If you are a fan of kadhi ke pakodas then you will also like this. It is easy to make and delicious as well. Curry can be made with Singhare flour. This would make a great lunch during Navratri when you are fasting.
7) Sour Sweet Potatoes
Imagine tasting a potato dish that has the tartness of lemon with a hint of sweetness. It is the perfect mix of sweet and sour for your fasting days. So, when you start to feel those hunger pangs, just cook it for yourself and you won’t regret it.
Fast-Friendly Sour Sweet Potato Recipe
Which is your favorite from this list? Do let us know in the comments.