Posts Tagged ‘Paneer’


Achari Paneer

Achari Paneer is flavorful, healthy and high in protein. Paneer is an Indian cheese, also known as chenna. Achari paneer is very versatile and can be served as an appetizer or as an accompaniment to a main course.


Bengali Rasgulla

Rasgullas are homemade cheese or paneer balls soaked in chilled sugar syrup. This recipe is made using a pressure cooker.


Butter Paneer Masala

Butter Paneer Masala is a rich entre made with Indian cheese and a creamy sauce. This dish is tasty when served over white rice or with Naans or Tandoori Rotis.



Chum Chum

Chum Chum is a popular Bengali (East Indian) sweet dish that is made with Paneer, (home-made cheese). It is a versatile dish that can be served in many different variations. Here I will show you 3 different ways to serve Chum Chum, either with Pistachios, or with Coconuts or with Malai (cream).


Eggplant and Mushroom Wrap with Roasted Red Pepper and Sun Dried Tomato Chutney

I was inspired by the ingredient: Bell Pepper and Eggplant. Red Bell Peppers are so delicious and sweet and roasting them brings out even more flavor and sweetness. Adding Sun Dried Tomatoes adds even more intense flavor. I’m trying to get my husband to stop eating meat, so I have to cook things with a lot of flavor and meaty textures. This chutney has very bold and robust flavor, the eggplant and mushrooms provide the meaty consistency, while the crumbled paneer adds protein.


How to make Paneer

Paneer is a homemade Indian cheese. Paneer is used many different ways making desserts, appetizers and main course dishes.



Kadhai (Kadai) Paneer

Kadhi Paneer is a great main dish for any special occasion. Paneer and colorful bell peppers are sauteed in spicy tomato gravy.


Kalakand

Very traditional and delicious dessert, made with whole milk, variation of a burfi soft and grainy in texture.


Making Paneer

Wednesday, March 2nd, 2011

Paneer is a fresh cheese, which is un-aged and non-melting. Paneer is also known as chena. In Indian cooking, paneer is used in a variety of ways! It is used to prepare appetizers, side dishes, main dishes, desserts and whatever else you can think of. Any way you use paneer, it tastes great. It doesn’t […]


Malai Kofta

Malai kofta is a delicious and rich main dish for any special occasion.


Mattar Paneer (Green Peas With Cheese)

Mattar (peas) Paneer (cheese) is a popular main course Indian dish, made with green peas, paneer, and a creamy blend of spices.


Mawa Paneer Thandai Balls

Mawa Paneer Thandai Balls is both sweet and savory and a great dessert everyone will love.


No butter in butter paneer masala?

Tuesday, November 4th, 2008

Another frequently asked question is why do I call this recipe Butter Paneer Masala when I don’t use any butter in this recipe. Personally, I call this recipe Paneer Masala. I have had lots of requests for Butter Paneer Masala, so I researched this recipe and discovered that butter isn’t used. My recipe uses yogurt […]


Palak (Spinach) Paneer

Palak Paneer is a Punjab dish and is very popular with youngsters. The creamy texture of spinach with paneer is a very good combination.


Paneer Burfi

Paneer Burfi is great to serve with tea or coffee, or as a dessert with any meal.


Paneer Curry Pasta Salad

Recipe submitted by Nibedita Das As a Kindergarten teacher I have spent years observing children eating during lunch. I also raised two very picky eaters. One thing I have noticed over the years is that children truly love eating pasta. This was my inspiration to try a fusion recipe – Paneer Curry Pasta Salad. Preparation Time: […]


Paneer Kheer with Strawberry

Paneer Kheer with Strawberry is a delightful dessert. This Paneer and strawberry dessert is a sure winner especially when you want to serve a unique paneer delicacy.


Paneer Stuffed Bun

Recipe submitted by Aparna Mallya When my husband came home from office this evening I welcomed him with these hot buns straight from the oven. The look on his face was priceless!! Ingredients: For the filling: 1 medium onion 7 to 8 garlic cloves 1 to 2 green chillies 1 medium tomato 1 tsp garam […]


Paneer Tikka Masala

Paneer Tikka Masala is a gourmet dish which is simple to cook but very flavorful. Marinated paneer with tomato gravy makes a delightful dish for a formal dinner.


Potato Paneer Tots

Potato Paneer Tots are a great blend of potatoes, paneer and jalapeno pepper.