Paneer Lababdar | How to make Paneer Lababdar

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ByAparna Prabhu
Created on 23rd Nov 2015
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  • By Aparna Prabhu
    Created on 23rd Nov 2015

About Paneer Lababdar

This particular dish is a little healthier as there is no cream in it.

The delicious and mouthwatering Paneer Lababdar is a famous dish of Punjabi and is very much popular in the whole worldwide. This dish is often reserved for any special occasion like parties or festivals. Paneer Lababdar is the best option for you when you want to eat or cook something really perfect. It is an amazing dish which is liked by the people of every age group. The flavorful and saporous ingredients are the key to the amazing taste of Paneer Lababdar. Aparna Prabhu shared this Paneer Lababdar recipe which is perfect to serve for 2 people. The step by step process with pictures will help you to know how to make the delicious Paneer Lababdar. It is not a typical restaurant style recipe but a simple homely comforting recipe which is best to understand for the beginners. It is an easy and simple recipe that is perfect to make in a jiffy for a weekend lunch or dinner. Try this delicious Paneer Lababdar recipe at your home and surprise your family and friends.

  • Prep Time0mins
  • Cook Time30mins
  • Serves2People
Paneer Lababdar

Ingredients to make Paneer Lababdar

  • 1 tbsp oil
  • 1/2 cup chopped onions
  • 1 tsp ginger paste
  • 1 tsp garlic paste
  • 1 tsp cumin seeds
  • 1/2 tsp turmeric powder
  • 1 tsp garam masala
  • 1/2 tsp chilli flakes
  • 1 tsp kasuri methi/dried fenugreek leaves crushed
  • Salt to taste
  • 2 tbsp water
  • 1 tsp lemon juice
  • 8-9 cubes of paneer
  • 1 tsp chopped coriander leaves

How to make Paneer Lababdar

  1. To make Paneer Lababdar heat oil in a pan.
  2. Add onions, ginger paste, garlic paste and sauté them. Add turmeric powder, garam masala, chilli flakes, salt and mix well chopped tomatoes and sauté well making sure the tomatoes get a little mushy.
  3. Add the mixture to a mixture jar (make sure the mixture isn’t too hot before grinding). Add water and make a fine paste.
  4. Empty the paste into the same pan where you sauteed them without adding oil. Add lemon juice, paneer, coriander leaves, kasuri methi and mix it well.
  5. Paneer Lababdar is ready to serve with rotis/chapathi or naan or even simple jeera rice.
My Tip: You can add 1 tbsp low fat cream and add 1/2 tsp butter while you saute the onions. For a rich flavour you can even add few soaked cashew nuts while grinding. I have skipped all this as it was a lighter/healthier version.

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Shikha Rania year ago
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razia ska year ago
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ambika singha year ago
wow this paneer dish along with that rice is making me so hungry! good work!
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Asha Patela year ago
Thank u will try
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Sharada Prabhakar2 years ago
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Jyotsna Tilve2 years ago
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Anahita Gandhy2 years ago
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Divya Karamchandani2 years ago
will try today
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Bindiya Sharma2 years ago
will be trying this out soon..with the cashewnuts!
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