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Aloo Matar Chaat
Here's my easy take on Aloo Chaat, a very popular street food snack from North India and a super quick one to recreate at home. "Matar" means peas in Hindi, which I've added because potatoes and peas are a match made in heaven!
Tangy Indian Potato and Pea Salad - Aloo Chaat

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