These spiced potatoes are one of the most popular Indian dishes and surprisingly easy to make at home . Serve as a side dish to any Indian meal, especially chicken.
Peel and cut the potatoes into quarters, then submerge them in cold salted water in a saucepan. Heat to a boil and simmer for 15 minutes or until the potatoes are just cooked. Drain and allow to steam dry a little in the colander for a few minutes.
Peel and slice the onion , then crush and dice the garlic. Fry both in a frying pan with a shot of oil for 4 minutes to sauté.
Spoon in the spices, then continue to fry for 1 minute. Melt the ghee or butter into the pan with the spices and add the cooked potatoes. Fry over a high heat, tossing occasionally carefully to avoid breaking up the potatoes too much for 5 minutes so the potatoes are evenly spiced.
Chop the coriander and mix through the Bombay potatoes last minute with a squeeze of lemon juice and some freshly sliced chilli.