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Aloo tikki in air fryer

Aloo tikki in air fryer

Enjoy the famous street food aloo tikki when prepared at home with minimum oil with these aloo tikki in air fryer.
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Prep Time 15 mins
Cook Time 16 mins
Total Time 31 mins
Course Appetizer
Cuisine Indian
Servings 2
Calories 258 kcal


  • Air Fryer


  • 2 Potatoes
  • 1/4 Cup Green peas
  • 1 Tbsp Rice flour
  • 1/4 tsp Turmeric powder
  • 2 tsp Ginger chilli paste
  • 1/2 tsp Garam Masala
  • 1 tbsp Fresh coriander
  • 1 tbsp oil


  • To make this tikki, we need to steam and cook the potatoes.  I have steamed the potatoes in an instant pot. Add some water into the inner pot. Insert a trivet. Keep the washed and cleaned potatoes on it, Close the lid. Keep the vent in the sealing position. Pressure cook it on HIGH FOR 10 MINUTES.
  • Cook the peas till soft and cool it.
  • Add the mashed potatoes and peas and mix well
  • Now add the ginger chilli paste, turmeric powder, garam masala, .rice flour and salt
  • Mix everything together into a very soft mixture.
  • Make small balls and flatten it in your palms to make small patties
  • Lightly grease the basket of the air fryer
  • Preheat the air fryer at 200C for 5 minutes
  • Arrange the tikkis in the basket
  • Brush the surface of the patty with little oil.
  • Air fry them for 8 minutes.
  • Flip all the patties and air fry them again for 6 minutes to get the crispy delicious aloo tikki
  • Serve hot or warm with chutney of your choice.


  • you can shallow fry this aloo tikki on a stove top. The procedure is given in the introduction.
  • I have steamed the potatoes in the instant pot. You can use either this method or cook in a pressure cooker or cook it in a microwave oven too.
  • The amount of oil used can be further reduced
  • You can add amchur powder for that tangy taste


Calories: 258kcalCarbohydrates: 43gProtein: 6gFat: 7gSaturated Fat: 1gSodium: 14mgPotassium: 941mgFiber: 6gSugar: 3gVitamin A: 139IUVitamin C: 49mgCalcium: 26mgIron: 2mg
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