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Paneer Masala


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You can safely include this recipe in any menu, as it is usually liked by most people. A healthier version can be made by baking the paneer instead of deep frying it. Try it with chilli sauce for that extra thrill! an ideal vegetable to serve with plain parathas or naans.

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Makes 6 servings
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Ingredients

350 gms paneer (cottage cheese)
2 tomatoes
1/2 cup fresh cream
1 tsp chilli sauce (optional)
3 tbsp ghee
ghee for deep frying
salt to taste

To Be Ground Into A Paste
1 large onion
1 tbsp khus-khus
1 tbsp grated fresh coconut
2 sticks cinnamon (dalchini)
2 cloves (laung / lavang)
10 peppercorns (kalimirch)
6 red kashmiri chillies
3 tsp coriander (dhania) seeds
1 1/2 tsp cumin seeds (jeera)
5 garlic (lehsun) cloves
25 ginger (adrak)

Method
  1. Cut the paneer into long pieces and deep fry in ghee.
  2. Chop the tomatoes.
  3. Heat the ghee in a vessel. Fry the paste for at least 3 to 4 minutes.
  4. Add the chopped tomatoes and fry again for 3 to 4 minutes.
  5. Add the paneer pieces, cream, chilli sauce, salt and 1 teacup of water and cook for 10 minutes.
  6. Serve hot with parathas.
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Foodie #610867April 16, 2014

Like all of your other paneer recipes this one too is a hit... Everyone loves paneer, and a dish like this one will leave you licking your fingers... A must try recipe... Quick to make and even quicker to finish...

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Reviewed February 01, 2013by Cooking enthusiast

Nice spicy paneer dish.

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Reviewed April 16, 2014by Foodie #610867

Like all of your other paneer recipes this one too is a hit... Everyone loves paneer, and a dish like this one will leave you licking your fingers... A must try recipe... Quick to make and even quicker to finish...

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