Kadai Paneer

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Kadai Paneer
Photo Courtesy: Aarthi (my sister)

I got his superb recipe from my sister-in-law Ramya. My sister made it yesterday and it came out very well! I have also tried this recipe earlier.. It is a sure hit!

Recipe Courtesy: Ramya (my sister-in-law)

250 gms panneer - cut into cubes and deep fried
1 onion very finely chpopped or pureed
1 onion cubed
2 tsp dhania jeera powder
1/4 tsp haldi (turmeric)
1 tsp chilli powder
2 tsp kasoori methi
5 tomatoes ripe and juicy
1/2 red capsicum - diced
1/2 green capsicum - diced
100 gms whipping cream
pinch of sugar
2 tbs oil
4 cloves, 6 cashew pieces - powdered together
1 tsp ginger garlic paste

Method of preparation:
Cut paneer and fry in oil and immerse them in warm water as you fry and squeeze the water out gently.
Grind tomatoes - heat oil and fry the onions to golden brown.
Add ginger garlic paste and fry for 1/2 min
Add kasori methi and fry for 1/2 min
Add all other dry masalas and fry for 1 min( haldi, dhania, jeera chilli powder, pinch of sugar)
Do not add salt now. Add ground tomatoes and diced capsicum and cover and cook for 5 mins
Add salt and paneer pieces and cover and cook for 5 mins.
Stir gently in between
Add whipping cream till the red color changes to deep yellow and turn off the flame
Serve hot.


Priya Sriram said...

Hi Preety, thanks for stopping by my blog... love your blog too, wonderful collection of recipes!!
Kadai paneer looks completely delicious!! :)

Subhie Arun said...

ur kadai paneer looks delicious and yummy...nice color n click...

Shama Nagarajan said...

lovely nice recipe dear

Chitra said...

have tasted in hotels , give a try and let u know:)

Ramya Vijaykumar said...

Slurrp, kadai paneer look so divine and looks just like restaurant served... Tempting...

kittymatti said...

Thnx ramya, chitra, shama, subhie, priya

Pavithra said...

Looking great and i love kadai paneer..

Priya said...

Looks really yummy!

aarthi said...

thanks priya and pavithra

rads said...

always loved this dish...btw a suggestion: why don't you add the approximate amount of calories for each dish...that way it'll be useful for diet-conscious ppl...

kittymatti said...

sure radhika! Thtz a very good suggestion.. Will do that from the next post, thnx again dear!

Flavia said...

I tried this it came out really well!! I love kadai paneer, every restaurant I go in India, my standard order is roti and Kadai paneer, thanks so much for this recepie….:)

kittymatti said...

thnx flavi!!!so sweet! u made my day da...

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