3 potatoes boiled but firm
1 bunch spring onion chopped into 1" pieces
1 tsp. ginger finely chopped
1 tsp. garlic finely chopped
1/2 tsp. red chilli finely chopped (fresh or dried)
1/2 tsp. sugar
1 tsp. soya sauce
1 tsp. tomato sauce
1 tbsp. cornflour
1/4 cup water
2 tbsp. oil
salt to taste
Mix the cornflour and water. Keep
Peel and chop the potatoes into long thick chunks.
Heat oil in a wok or pan, add some potatoes at a time.
Fry till light golden brown. Finish all potatoes similarly.
Keep aside. Remove half the oil.
In the remaining oil, add the chillies, ginger and garlic.
Fry for a minute. Add the potatoes.
Add sauces, salt and sugar.
Stir well and add the cornflour solution.
Cook till the wateriness is gone.
Add spring onions and stir. Serve hot.
time: 10 minutes (excluding potato boiling time)
Makes: 3 servings
Shelflife: Best fresh (
potatoes may be boiled in advance)