Paneer Nuggets, Quick Paneer Deep-fried Snack

Paneer Nuggets, Quick Paneer Deep-fried Snack

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Paneer Nuggets is a quick and easy deep-fried snack that will appeal to everybody. Here, a succulent and spicy mixture of paneer and tongue-tickling spice mixes like garam masala, chaat masala, etc., is coated with batter, dusted with bread crumbs and deep-fried. The bread crumbs give the Paneer Nuggets a wonderfully crispy outer layer, while the paneer inside is melt-in-the-mouth soft. The touch of spices is a master-stroke, which boosts the taste of this snack manifold. Enjoy it as a tea-time snack, or serve it as a starter at parties.

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Paneer Nuggets, Quick Paneer Deep-fried Snack recipe - How to make Paneer Nuggets, Quick Paneer Deep-fried Snack

Preparation Time:    Cooking Time:    Total Time:     Makes 10 nuggets (10 nugget )
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10 big paneer (cottage cheese) cubes
1/2 tsp ginger (adrak) paste
1 tsp garlic (lehsun) paste
1/2 tsp garam masala
1/2 tsp chaat masala
1 tsp chilli powder
1 tsp lemon juice
1 tbsp finely chopped coriander (dhania)
salt to taste
bread crumbs for rolling
oil for deep-frying

To Be Mixed Into Plain Flour Mixture (using 5 Tbsp Of Water)
1/4 cup plain flour (maida)
3 tbsp cornflour
a pinch of salt

For Serving
tomato ketchup
  1. Combine the ginger paste, garlic paste, garam masala, chaat masala chilli powder, lemon juice, coriander and salt in a deep bowl and mix well.
  2. Marinate each paneer cubes with the prepared masala, from all the sides and keep aside for 15 minutes.
  3. Dip each paneer cubes in the prepared plain flour water mixture and roll it in the bread crumbs till they are evenly coated from all the sides.
  4. Heat the oil in a deep non-stick pan, deep-fry a fry few marinated paneer cubes at a time till they turn golden brown in colour from all the sides. Drain on an absorbent paper.
  5. Serve immediately with tomato ketchup.

Paneer Nuggets Video by Tarla Dalal

Nutrient values per nugget
Energy104 cal
Protein2.2 g
Carbohydrates7.5 g
Fiber0.5 g
Fat7.4 g
Cholesterol0 mg
Vitamin A99.5 mcg
Vitamin B10 mg
Vitamin B20 mg
Vitamin B30.5 mg
Vitamin C1.1 mg
Folic Acid10.5 mcg
Calcium53.4 mg
Iron0.5 mg
Magnesium0 mg
Phosphorus0 mg
Sodium12.8 mg
Potassium23 mg
Zinc0.1 mg

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Paneer Nuggets, Quick Paneer Deep-fried Snack
 on 13 Sep 17 04:23 PM

Paneer Nuggets.. a great eve snack.. its spicy.. from out.. and soft from inside.. My family loved this recipe.. its very interesting.. Goes well with tomato ketchup..