Malai Kofta | How to make Malai Kofta

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ByRashmi Krishna
Created on 2nd Dec 2015
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  • By Rashmi Krishna
    Created on 2nd Dec 2015

About Malai Kofta

This is one of the dishes I prefer to make at dinners when we have guests who are vegetarians as they mostly prefer paneer.

Malai Kofta, a succulent delicacy which is famous all over the world. Malai Kofta is one dish which makes its accompaniments tastier. With the overflow of flavours, Malai Kofta has always been everyone's favourite. This recipe by Rashmi Krishna is the perfect one to try at home for your family. It's a get together at home and you realise that you want to make a Malai Kofta, just the perfect situation when you realise that you need to know how to make the perfect Malai Kofta. So, at that time you can try out this delicious recipe by Rashmi Krishna. The recipe of Malai Koftais very simple and can be made in restaurant style using a few ingredients. The time taken while preparing Malai Kofta is 25 minute. This recipe of Malai Kofta is perfect to serve 4. Malai Kofta is just the appropriate option to prepare when you have a get together or night party at home. And do remember that be it kids or grownups, everyone just absolutely love it. So do try it next time!

  • Prep Time0mins
  • Cook Time25mins
  • Serves4People
Malai Kofta

Ingredients to make Malai Kofta

  • Paneer- 150 grams (I used home made)
  • Tomatoes- 3 (Chopped)
  • Cashewnuts- 1/2 cup
  • Melon seeds - 1/4 cup
  • Poshto/poppy seeds - 1 tsp (optional)
  • Ginger-Garlic paste- 2 tsp
  • Green cardamoms- 2
  • Red chilli powder 1 tsp
  • Salt to taste
  • Oil 1 tbsp
  • Yogurt 1/4 cup
  • Flour/maida 2 tsp
  • Fresh cream 2 tbsp
  • Garam masala 1 tsp
  • Fresh coriander to garnish

How to make Malai Kofta

  1. Pressure cook the tomatoes with cashew nuts, melon seeds, poppy seeds, ginger, green cardamoms, red chilli powder, salt and 1 tbsp oil. (1 whistle is enough)
  2. When the mixture cools down, grind it in a blender. Add in the curd and mix it well. Keep it aside.
  3. Mash the paneer in a bowl. Add in green cardamom powder, salt, flour and mix well. Take small portions and shape them into koftas.
  4. In a kadhai, heat sufficient oil and deep fry the koftas. Place them on tissue papers to drain the excess oil.
  5. Strain the mixture and transfer it in a pan, bring the mixture to a boil and add in the garam masala along with the cream.
  6. In a serving bowl add the deep fried koftas, (I sprinkle some chat masala and then pour the gravy on top.) Garnish with some more cream before serving.
  7. Finally garnish with some fresh coriander leaves and serve it hot.
My Tip: Homemade paneer is always better and its texture is best suited for this dish. I sometimes add bread crumbs to koftas as well.

Reviews for Malai Kofta (41)

Arun 0892911177725 days ago
Yummy...
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Reetu Jain3 months ago
:ok_hand::ok_hand::ok_hand:
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Parul Panwar4 months ago
Yummmmmyyyyy
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Arun 08929111777
25 days ago
hmm

Chahna Chhetri5 months ago
So yummy
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Arun 08929111777
25 days ago
hmmm

Deepa Wadhwani5 months ago
V v V nice
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Anuradha Goyal5 months ago
Yammi
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Premlata Vyas5 months ago
V nice
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Rajni Saluja5 months ago
Soperb
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Arun 08929111777
25 days ago
yup...

Bhaswati Chakroborty6 months ago
Very nice dish.
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Dipika Medhi6 months ago
Very tasty.....:grinning::grinning::grinning::grinning::grinning::grinning:
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Jyôtî Awasthi7 months ago
Very good
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chandni lokwani7 months ago
Agar kharbuje ke beej na mile to
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Minakshi Ahuja7 months ago
Very nice
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Arun 08929111777
25 days ago
hmm

Ankita Verma9 months ago
Wow...will try
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Khyati Jain9 months ago
Tried it wid sum modifications..cme out rely well.ty
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Neetu Mulchandani9 months ago
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Ritu Gaur Sharma10 months ago
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Renu Sehgal10 months ago
I used to stuff some dry fruit in koftas .
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Aren Aier Singh10 months ago
pressure cook the tomatoes, cashew etc in oil??? no water??
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Menka Ramania year ago
you haven't used mashed potatoes. ..?
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Babita pattanaika year ago
yummy yummy:blush:
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Deepti Jaina year ago
seems yummy will try soon
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Renu Kapoora year ago
seems yummy
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Gulerana Kareema year ago
very nice
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Zeenat Sultanaa year ago
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Mita Agarwala year ago
very nice
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Anuradha Maitraa year ago
Don't we need to cook the mixture at all?
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Ankit Kumar Guptaa year ago
nice
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Veena Kaula year ago
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Zaiba Hidayath Zaiba Hidayatha year ago
yummy
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Beena Sharmaa year ago
yummy
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Renu Kanwara year ago
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neetu tiwaria year ago
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Aruna Puria year ago
yummy dish
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shruti chandaka year ago
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Jaya Bachhuka Waskara year ago
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Meenal Singha year ago
very easy n low fat calories if u make koftas in appa pan or airfryer so that calories are too much drop
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Ritu Shardaa year ago
So easy to make
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Deviyani Srivastavaa year ago
Looks so good!
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Meena Parmara year ago
good
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farzana sayeda year ago
wao wil definitely try dis
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