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Shahi Paneer

>> Friday, September 10, 2010

Shahi Paneer is one of the popular dishes of Punjab. When it comes to Punjabi cuisines, you need to be generous with the amount of ghee/butter. This recipe is very easy to make at home. And it goes well with rotis, parathas and even jeera rice.
As I'm a Paneer lover, Shahi paneer is always given a "Shahi" treatment in my kitchen and my dinning table. :) Why not? Who can resist the thick, rich gravy........
So let us get onto "The KhasamKhas" dish of all times.


Ingredients:
1 cup paneer, cubed
2 medium onions, chopped
2 green chillies, chopped
1 tsp ginger-garlic paste
1 tsp red chilli pwd
1/4 tsp turmeric pwd
1 tsp garam masala
1/2 cup cream
1/4 cup dry nuts
1/2 cup cilantro, chopped
10 tsp vegetable oil/ghee
Salt to taste


Method:
Fry paneer in oil till they are golden brown in color. Remove from heat and put in hot water to remain soft. In a large pan, saute dry nuts, onion and green chillies, until onions become translucent. Add ginger-garlic paste and fry for 1 min. Remove from heat and let it cool.


Make a fine paste in blender. Pour back to same pan and fry again for sometime. Reduce the flame and add all masalas and salt. Saute for 2 mins.
Add cream to the mixture and stir well. Cook at low flame and add paneer cubes to the gravy. Cook for 2 mins. Garnish with chopped cilantro.
Serve hot with tandoori rotis or jeera rice.
Note: If the gravy is thick, add in some milk to obtain the desired consistency.


This entry goes to "Letz Relissh!!-Paneer" by Jay.

    

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17 comments:

Aparna S Mallya September 10, 2010 at 11:00 AM  

Looks very tasty! The paneer pieces floating in the dish look so tempting!

Priya September 10, 2010 at 11:50 AM  

Such a fabulous looking shahi paneer..

Shabitha Karthikeyan September 10, 2010 at 12:35 PM  

Looks very tempting. I feel hungry again. Have a great weekend !!!

Sadhana September 10, 2010 at 11:24 PM  

That looks delicious and divine dear!

Reshmi September 11, 2010 at 8:22 AM  

i too made this 1 week b4...my hubby said its taste was just divine...so i m the guarantiee for this shahi paneer....amazing...beautiful...

Premalatha Aravindhan September 11, 2010 at 7:23 PM  

wounderfull dear!luks very tempting ,plan to try this...

Anukampa September 11, 2010 at 8:18 PM  

wow..first time here..just loved you shahi paneer...Looks so mouthwatering have added you blog now and am a followers too. :-)

Anu

Jay September 12, 2010 at 5:48 PM  

Dear Reshmi,

Shahi Paneer looks delicious and very tempting...excellent clicks..! Nice presentation too...!

Thanx for this great entry..:)

Best regards,
Jay

nandini September 12, 2010 at 9:34 PM  

That looks so delicious and so creamy and melting... would be perfect team with rotis...

Shanthi September 14, 2010 at 1:02 AM  

Lovley and creamy. Nice space here. Keep rocking.
http://shanthisthaligai.blogspot.com/

Ragini Miranda's Kitchen October 2, 2010 at 11:59 AM  

Hi Reshmi ,
First time here ,what a lovey blog u have !! following it now !! do drop by mine at www.happyhealthyfuncooking.blogspot.com .

Easy Indian Recipes March 19, 2014 at 3:01 AM  

Hi! Your shahi paneer recipe was nominated as one of the "Best Shahi Paneer Recipes on the Net". To vote for it, please visit http://easyindianrecipes.org/side-dish-recipes/best-shahi-paneer-recipes-on-the-net-vote-for-your-favorite/ - your recipe is positioned at #127 (random order).

Sonam Kumari August 6, 2015 at 12:11 AM  

I tried this Shahi Paneer Recipe And it comes out delicious :)

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