Sweet Potatoes are known as Shakarkhand in Hindi, Sihi Genasu in Kannada, Sakkarvalli Kilangu in Tamil, and Kannang in my mother tongue, Konkani.
In addition to their distinctive flavor, we know that the sweet potatoes have several health benefits.
- Sweet Potato, about 400-500 gms
- Cumin Seeds, 1/2 tsp
- Green Chillies, slit, 3
- Curry Leaves, a sprig
- Peanuts, 3 tbsp
- Chilli Powder, 1/2 tsp
- Lemon, juice of 1/2 a lemon
- Fresh Coriander Leaves, finely chopped, 2 tbsp
- Fresh Coconut Gratings, 2 tbsp
- Salt, to taste
- Oil, 2 tbsp