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Mughlai Paneer

 

Mughlai Paneer

Ingredients:

  1. Paneer (Cubed): 250 Gm
  2. Cashew: 50 Gm
  3. Almond: 50 Gm
  4. Onion: 2 -3 (Finely Chopped)
  5. Ginger Garlic Green Chili Paste: 2 Tsp
  6. Coriander Powder: 2 Tsp
  7. Cumin Powder: 1 Tsp
  8. Garam Masala: 1 Tsp
  9. Pepper Powder (Preferably White Pepper): 2 Tsp (Or To Taste)
  10. Black Cumin Seeds (Shahi Jeera): 1 Tsp
  11. Yogurt: 1 Cup
  12. Milk: 1 Cup
  13. Salt: To Taste
  14. Sugar: A Pinch
  15. Oil: 2 Tblsp
  16. Cilantro: For Garnish

 

Method:

  1. First shallow Fry the paneer cubes.
  2. Soak the almonds/cashews in milk for 10-15 min and grind it in a blender to form a smooth paste.
  3. Heat oil in a pan, splutter cumin seeds and fry the onions until they start to sweat.
  4. Add ginger-garlic-green chilly paste and cook till the raw smell vanishes.
  5. Add the yogurt along with cumin powder, corriander powder and garam masala to this and cook for a minute.
  6. Next add the cashew and milk paste. Add water as needed and bring it to a boil. (Add more water than needed as the gravy thickens considerably.)
  7. Add salt, sugar and pepper powder to the gravy and let it simmer for 15-20 minutes for the cashew/almond to be cooked nicely.
  8. Add the paneer cubes to the gravy and cook for another 5 minutes.
  9. Garnish with fresh cilantro or with toasted cashews/almonds and serve with pulav/naan.

 

 
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Posted by on June 30, 2013 in North Indian, Paneer, Vegetarian

 

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PANEER TIKKA

Ingredients:
1 Large block of Paneer
1 onion
1 Capsicum
1 Tomato
Few Mushrooms
Finely chopped Coriander leaves
To Marinade:
1/2 cup Curd  (plain yogurt)
1 tsp Garlic paste
1 tsp Ginger Paste
2 tsp Tandoori powder
1 tsp cumin (jeera) powder
2 tsp Chaat powder
Salt to taste
Red chili Powder to taste

 

How to make indian paneer tikka recipe :
  • Cut Paneer into long 1/2″ thick cubes.
  • Cut all vegetables into cubes.
  • Mix all ingredients for marinade and keep aside.
  • Add the left marinade to the vegetables.
  • Brush the marinade to the paneer and refrigerate it for 3 hours.
  • Heat oil in a kadhai and fry marinated paneer till fully done.
  • Also fry other vegetables.
  • In a plate arrange fried vegetables and then paneer.
  • Garnish with coriander and lemon slices
  • Serve tandoori paneer tikka hot with hari chutney
 
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Posted by on January 14, 2012 in Vegetarian

 

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Chilly Paneer

Ingrediants:
350 gms Paneer
2 tsp Salt
1 Egg
1/2 cup Corn Flour
1 tsp Ginger-Garlic Paste
2 cups Coarsely Chopped Onions
2 tbsp Sliced Green Chillies
1 tbsp Soya Sauce
2 tbsp Vinegar
1/4 tsp Ajinomoto
Oil for frying
Little Water

 

How to make chilly paneer:
  • Cut the paner into cubes.
  • Mix together the cottage cheese, 1 tsp salt, egg, corn flour, garlic, ginger and water to just coat the paneer pieces with the mixture.
  • Heat oil in a pan and fry the paneer pieces caoted with mixture till golden in color.
  • Heat 2 tbsp of the oil in a wok and stir fry the onions in it over high heat for half a minute.
  • Add the green chillies, salt, soya sauce, vinegar, ajinomoto and the fried paneer cubes.
  • Mix well, and garnish the chilli paneer with finely cut spring onions and coriander.
 
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Posted by on January 14, 2012 in Vegetarian

 

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Shahi Paneer

Ingredients:

200 gms Paneer
2 Medium Onions
1″ Ginger
3-4 Garlic Pieces
2 Green chillies
1/2 tsp White Pepper Powder
1 tsp Red Chilli Powder
3/4 tsp Turmeric Powder
1 tsp Garam Masala Powder
3-4 tbsp Cream
1/4 cup Dry fruits (Cashew Nuts, Raisins, Makhane)
1/2 cup Milk
8-10 tbsp Vegetable oil
Salt to taste

Preparation:

 

  • Heat oil in a kadhai.
  • Cut paneer into small cubes. Fry over medium heat until light brown.
  • Keep the paneer pieces aside.
  • Saute the dry fruits in one tablespoon of oil.
  • Grind onion, ginger, garlic, green chilli in a blender and make a fine paste.
  • Fry the mixture in the remaining oil until golden brown and oil starts separating.
  • Add salt, red chilli powder, white pepper, turmeric powder, garam masala. Saute for 1-2 minutes.
  • Add milk to make the gravy. Bring the gravy to boil. Reduce the heat and cook until the gravy becomes thick.
  • Put a portion of the dry fruits in the gravy while it is being cooked. Keep the rest of dry fruits for decorating.
  • Finally add paneer cubes and 1 tbsp cream. Heat for 5 minutes.
  • Garnish shahi paneer with cream and dry fruits and coriander leaves.
 
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Posted by on January 14, 2012 in Vegetarian

 

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