Paneer Kofta | How to make Paneer Kofta

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By Ritu Sharma
Created on 24th Jul 2015
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About Paneer Kofta

Another classic Punjabi dish! Deep fried paneer balls in a spiced curry!

Paneer Kofta is a popular aromatic and delicious dish. You can try making this amazing Paneer Kofta in your kitchen. This recipe requires few minutes for preparation and 60 minutes to cook. The Paneer Kofta by Ritu Sharma has detailed steps with pictures so you can easily learn how to cook Paneer Kofta at home without any difficulty. Paneer Kofta is enjoyed by everyone and can be served on special occasions. The flavours of the Paneer Kofta would satiate your taste buds. You must try making Paneer Kofta this weekend. Share your Paneer Kofta cooking experience on the BetterButter platform. You can also use the "What's cooking" feature on the app to get in touch with other home chefs like Ritu Sharma for inputs. In case you have any queries for Paneer Kofta you can comment on the recipe page to connect with the Ritu Sharma. You can also rate the Paneer Kofta and give feedback.

  • Prep Time0mins
  • Cook Time60mins
  • Serves2People
Paneer Kofta

Ingredients to make Paneer Kofta

  • 250 gm Paneer grated
  • 2 Potatoes boiled and mashed
  • 3 Tomatoes
  • 1 Onion chopped
  • 1 Green Chilli chopped
  • 3/4 cup Water
  • 2 tbsp Oil
  • 2 tbsp Coriander Leaves chopped
  • 2 tbsp Cashew nuts chopped
  • 1 1/2 tbsp Besan
  • 2 tsp Garlic-Ginger crushed
  • 1/2 tsp Lemon Juice
  • 1/2 tsp Ginger grated
  • 1/2 tsp Cumin Seeds
  • 1/4 tsp Garam Masala
  • 1 ½ tsp Coriander Powder
  • 1/2 tsp Dried fenugreek leaves
  • 1/4 tsp Turmeric Powder
  • 2 Cloves
  • 1/2'' inch small piece of Cinnamon Stick
  • Oil for deep frying
  • Salt to taste

How to make Paneer Kofta

  1. In a bowl, take grated paneer,mashed potatoes, green chilli,besan, grated ginger, lemon juice and coriander leaves.
  2. Mix well, and make small flat balls of it.
  3. Heat oil in the pan and fry the koftaS till golden brown.
  4. Grind cashew nuts with 2 tbsp water and grind the tomatoes separately.
  5. Heat 1 tbsp oil in another pan, add cumin seeds followed by cloves, cinnamon and ginger-garlic. Saute for few seconds.
  6. Add onions and cook till golden brown. Add tomato puree, cook for a few minutes.
  7. When oil leaves the sides, add cashewnut paste, chilli powder, coriander powder, cumin powder, turmeric powder and garam masala.
  8. Finally add 3/4 cup of water and fenugreek leaves. Bring gravy to a boil.
  9. Add the koftas to the gravy, garnish with coriander leaves.
  10. Serve hot with rice/rotis/parathas.

Reviews for Paneer Kofta (18)

Alkesh Soni7 days ago
It's a delicious recipe. ..difficult one made it easy.

Neha Dosi18 days ago

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Rashmi Chaudhary3 months ago

Mamta Rastogi4 months ago

Rukhsana Rahman6 months ago

Vaishali Sankhayan10 months ago
Made this dish today. Everyone in my family loved it. Came out nicely. Thanks for sharing your recipe with us.

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Sushma Narang2 years ago
i ll try

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