Butter Paneer Masala

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Delicious butter paneer masala is hot thick gravy made with pieces of paneer mixed in a buttery sauce of tomatoes, onion paste and lots of spices. Enjoy with parathas.

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Butter Paneer Masala recipe - How to make Butter Paneer Masala

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100 gms butter
500 gms paneer (cottage cheese) cubes
1 cup onion paste
1 tbsp ginger-garlic (adrak-lehsun) paste
1/2 cup tomato puree
1 1/2 tbsp chilli powder
2 tsp garam masala
2 tsp sugar
salt to taste
50 ml fresh cream

For The Garnish
1 tbsp chopped coriander (dhania)
  1. Heat 1/2 the butter in a pan, add the paneer and saute till it turns to golden brown in colour.
  2. Remove from the flame and keep aside.
  3. Heat the remaining butter in the same pan, add the onion paste and ginger-garlic paste, mix well and saute for 5 minutes on medium flame.
  4. Add the chilli powder, garam masala, sugar, salt and tomato puree, mix well and cook for 5 minutes.
  5. Add the paneer and 150 ml water, mix well and simmer for 5 minutes.
  6. Add the cream and simmer futher for 2 minutes.
  7. Serve hot garnished with coriander.

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Butter Paneer Masala
 on 26 Mar 16 09:00 PM

It''s easy or to yummi tnx tarla jiii
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Tarla Dalal    Hi Rupali , we are delighted you loved the Butter Paneer Masala recipe and it came out perfectly. Please keep posting your thoughts and feedback. Happy Cooking.
28 Mar 16 10:25 AM
Butter Paneer Masala
 on 22 Jan 16 04:21 PM

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Tarla Dalal    Thanks Sananda. We are delighted you loved the recipe. Please keep posting your thoughts and feedback.
22 Jan 16 04:39 PM
Butter Paneer Masala
 on 19 Jan 16 05:43 PM

Best Recipe. I loved it. Thanks for sharing the wonderful recipe with us.
Butter Paneer Masala
 on 30 Dec 15 05:25 PM

Thank you so much for the recipe. I had cooked something for my family for the first time and they loved it. I am not much into cooking and never thought that i could make something this delicious.
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Tarla Dalal    Thanks Ananya. Great to know the recipe turned out and the credit goes to you. Keep trying recipes and we would love to hear from you.
31 Dec 15 11:46 AM
Butter Paneer Masala
 on 06 Jan 15 06:57 PM