Mc Donald's Style Paneer McPuff | How to make Mc Donald's Style Paneer McPuff

By Shaheen Ali  |  11th Jun 2016  |  
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About Mc Donald's Style Paneer McPuff Recipe

Paneer Mc Puff is the most popular snack invented by McDonalds. America. Ever since i had these yummy cute little Paneer Puffs, it was in my wish list to make them at home. Today tried my hands on them and they came out just perfect! All the efforts and hard work paid off well, when my son mentioned that these were far better than what we had in Mc Donald's. Nothing can be as rewarding as that! Let us now quickly get on to check the recipe of Mc Donald's style Paneer McPuff

Mc Donald's Style Paneer McPuff

Ingredients to make Mc Donald's Style Paneer McPuff

  • all purpose flour 2 cups
  • butter 2.5 tbsps
  • salt 1.5 tsps
  • water 1 cup
  • For filling :
  • Finely Chopped Paneer / cottage cheese 1 cup
  • Finely Chopped capsicum 1
  • Chopped Red Bell pepper 1/2
  • Finely Chopped garlic 1 tbsp
  • Green Chili Sauce 1.5 tbsps
  • tomato Sauce 1 tbsp
  • Soy Sauce 1/2 tsp
  • Black pepper Powder 1/2 tsp
  • salt 1/4 tsp
  • butter 1 tbsp
  • sugar 1 pinch

How to make Mc Donald's Style Paneer McPuff

  1. For Making Pastry Dough : Sift flour in a large mixing bowl, add salt and butter and mix to form crumbles. Start adding water and knead to make a soft and smooth dough. Cover the dough and keep aside to rest for 15 mins
  2. For Making Filling : Heat butter in a wok and add chopped garlic and saute till golden. Add chopped capsicum, red bell pepper, salt and black pepper and saute till soft. Now add all the three sauces and stir well for 2-3 minutes. Add finely chopped paneer pieces into the saucy mix and stir such that everything incorporates well. Sprinkle a pinch of sugar
  3. For Making Paneer McPuffs : Pinch a large tennis ball sized dough and roll to make a ball. Place the dough ball on the dusted counter and roll out to make a thin sheet.
  4. Cut the sheet into equal sized 2 x 2" squares with a knife or a pizza cutter. Collect the extras from the sized and keep aside.
  5. Take 1 tsp of filling and place on the centre of one square. Wet your index finger with water and slide across the sides of the square sheet.
  6. Place another similar sized sheet over it and press the sides gently. Make impression with a fork across the sides to seal.
  7. Place the puff on a lined baking tray. Similarly make more puffs and place them on the baking tray. (You can make square, round, crescent shapes etc)
  8. Pre heat the oven at 180 degree C for 15 mins. If your oven does fast heating then pre heat at 150 degree C. Bake the Paneer Puffs for 15-20 minutes or till you see them turning crisp and golden.

Reviews for Mc Donald's Style Paneer McPuff (18)

Sangeeta Kaushala year ago


Ruchi Chopraa year ago


Mehar Tayyaba2 years ago

Can i fry dem instead of baking

Hetal Sarkar2 years ago

my children love it

Fateha Sherjil2 years ago

Excellent :thumbsup:

fiza memon2 years ago


Sadhana Rao2 years ago


Rita Patel2 years ago


Shanthi Ganesh3 years ago

All purpose flour is nothing but maida

Swati Oswal3 years ago

what is all purpose flour can v use maida

Shashi Prinja3 years ago


Pooja Narang3 years ago

can v deep fry these puffs

Afshu Kas3 years ago

can we fry the puff

Kusum Bajaj3 years ago


Komal Mathur3 years ago

can we deep fry d mc puffs

Pranav Shah3 years ago


Parul Desai3 years ago

if i dont have oven then can i deep fry it?
Cuppy Cake
a year ago
If you don’t have oven then try it in a home made oven. ( take salt in a pan and keep an baking or aluminium tray over it)

Nafisa Pathan3 years ago