Mutter Paneer

SpicySpicy Served HotServed Hot VegetarianVegetarian
Very Good based on 49 Ratings

Listed in : Vegetarian , Vegetarian Curries , Vegetarian Gravy , Cuisine , Cuisine Punjabi , Kids , Must Try , Kids Lunch Box

Servings: 6
Ingredients:
  • Cottage Cheese, Lowfat, 2%, Cottage Cheese - 200 gms. [Cut into cubes]
  • Dhania Powder , Coriander Powder, Corriander Powder, NITU DIDIS CORIANDER POWDER, Coriander Pd Coriander Powder - 1 tbsp.
  • Peas, Green, Raw, (Frozen) green peas - 3 cups
  • Turmeric, Ground,powder, Haldi, Nitu Didi turmeric powder Turmeric Powder - ½ tsp.
  • Onions, Raw, Onion Onion - 1 [Chopped]
  • Tomatoes, Red, Ripe, Raw, Red Tomato Tomato - 1 [Chopped]
  • Ginger Root, Raw, Fresh Ginger Ginger - 1 piece
  • Pepper, Black Powder, Pippali, Ground Pepper Pepper Powder - ¼ tsp.
  • Red Chili Powder, Paprika, Deggi Mirch, Red Chilli Powder, Red Chilly, Red Ch Red Chilli Powder - ½ tsp.
  • Salt, Common Salt, Rock Salt, Table Salt Salt - 1 tsp.
  • Canola Oil, Vegetable Oil, Cooking Oil - 6 tbsp.

Instructions (Preparation Steps):

  • 1 .Place the chopped onion and ginger in a blender and blend well.
  • 2 Heat oil in a sauce pan and fry the paneer until light brown, drain and keep aside.
  • 3 .In the same oil add the onion ginger paste from the blender and stir fry until the
  • onion paste turns a light brown colour.
  • 4. Add the chopped tomato, coriander powder, chilli powder, turmeric powder and salt.
  • 5 Pour in 2 cups of water, add the pepper powder and simmer for 10 minutes.
  • 6.Add the frozen peas and fried paneer and simmer for another 10 minutes.

Cook's Tip:
To keep paneer (cottage cheese)fresh for a long time wrap it in a blotting paper and then store it in the refrigerator.Paneer will remain fresh for a week easily.
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Cayenne pepper can add a little fire to recipes. Use less, taste and then add more if you’d like.
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If you cook Indian food, you are bound to get turmeric stains on your clothes at one time or another. The good news is they're really easy to take out. Wash the stained clothes/kitchen linen immedeately in cool water and soap. Dry in the sun and the stain will fade to a very pale pink. Wash the article again and the stain will be gone!
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