Bharwa Shimla Mirch

    Bharwa Shimla Mirch

    Recipe by: MyDeliciousRecipes

    Bharwa Shimla Mirch

    Potato capsicum is a delicious and most popular vegetable in India and if the capsicum is stuffed with potato, the taste doubles. Bharwa Shilma Mirch or stuffed capsicum is the most delicious dish of capsicum and is the most popular in India. To make Bharwa shimla mirch, stuffing is made from boiled and fried potatoes and this stuffing is filled in capsicum and then stuffed capsicum is cook with this stuffing. By following this detailed recipe of Bharwa shimla mirch, you can easily make this delicious capsicum dish at your home.

    Preparation Time
    15 Minutes
    Cooking Time
    45 Minutes
    Meal Type:


    Capsicum250 GramPotato4 Medium
    Ghee3 TablespoonCoriander Leaves, Finely Chopped2 - 3 Tablespoon
    Ginger Paste1 TeaspoonGreen Chilli, Finely Chopped2
    Cumin Seeds1/2 TeaspoonRed Chilli Powder1/2 Teaspoon or As Per Taste
    Turmeric Powder1/2 TeaspoonChaat Masala1/2 Teaspoon
    Coriander Powder1 TeaspoonSalt1/2 Teaspoon or As Per Taste
    Maggi Masala-Ae-Magic1 Pouch  

    • Boil the potatoes in a pressure cooker for 3 - 4 whistles and let the pressure cooker release all the pressure automatically.
    • Take the capsicum and cut from the top and using a knife remove all the seeds from it and make them hollow.
    • Take out the potatoes from the pressure cooker and allow them to cool to room temperature. Once cooled, peel and chopped the potato.
    • Heat a pan and add 2 tablespoon of ghee to it and heat it on high heat. When the ghee gets hot, reduce the heat to low. Add cumin seeds and fry while stirring continuously.
    • When the cumin seeds crackle, add green chili, ginger paste, turmeric powder, coriander powder and fry for about 20 - 30 seconds.
    • Add boiled potatoes, salt, red chili powder, chaat masala and mix well. Fry the potatoes for 2 - 3 minutes on medium heat. Mash them a bit using potato masher while frying.
    • Turn off the gas. Add Maggi masala-ae-magic power and coriander leaves and mix well. Transfer it to a bowl. Stuffing is ready.
    • Using a spoon, fill this stuffing well in the hollowed capsicum. Press the stuffing from the back side of the spoon to fill completely.
    • Fill all the capsicum with this potato stuffing.
    • Heat 2 tablespoons ghee in a non-stick pan. When the ghee becomes hot, place the stuffed capsicum in the hot ghee for frying. Cover the pan and fry it for about 2 minutes.
    • Open the cover and rotate the capsicum to fry from the other side. Fry again for 2 minutes. Swirl the capsicum every 2 - 3 minutes to fry from all sides.
    • It will take about 20 - 25 minutes to fry from all sides.
    • Turn on the gas and transfer the capsicums to the serving bowl. You can use the leftover ghee to fry other things.
    • Garnish the bharwa shimla mirch with coriander leaves. Serve delicious bharwa shimla mirch hot with roti or paratha.
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