10 Best Ever Paneer Delicacies…
March 29, 2016 Author: Vishwagujarat
Cottage cheese popularly known as paneer is one of the most loved ingredient by the Indians.
Dum Paneer Kali Mirch
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Ingredients 1 tsp oil 4 cloves 4 green cardamoms 1 inch piece cinnamon 1 onion fried till brown and blended with little water to make paste Paste of 1 tsp ginger and 1 tsp garlic with 4 green chillies 3 Tbsp dahi / yogurt 1 tsp dhaniya /coriander powder 1 tsp pepper powder 3/4 tsp cumin powder 1 tsp salt 2 Tbsp cream 1/4 tsp rang mirch /paprika 1/4 tsp haldi / turmeric 1/4 tsp garam masala 250 gm paneer Coriander, to garnish Fresh mint leaves, to garnish Method Heat oil and add the cloves, cardamoms and cinnamon till it's nice and fragrant. Now add onion paste and cook well. Add ginger, garlic and green chilli paste. Saute. Add yogurt / dahi. Cook and add coriander powder, cumin powder, pepper powder, haldi and rang mirch / red chilli. Add salt. Cook and add cottage cheese cubes and cream as well as 1/2 cup water. Seal the pan with foil and put a lid on top. Reduce flame to low and let it simmer for 15 minutes. Now open it and cook further if you like to dry it up. Check for salt adding more if needed serve garnished with coriander and mint leaves.
Since it is made with milk, it is naturally loaded with calcium. With it's delicate milky flavour, paneer can be used in curries or served grilled as a side. Paneer is used to make some of the much-loved desserts like Rasgulla, Rasmalai, Chenna Murki and many more.
Here are our 10 Paneer recipes that will leave you finger licking: