Dum Paneer Kalimirch | How to make Dum Paneer Kalimirch

By Amrita Iyer  |  5th Sep 2016  |  
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About Dum Paneer Kalimirch Recipe

This is an absolutely delicious Paneer recipe which does not involve Tomatoes but is absolutely lip smacking and finger licking with any Pulao,Biryani,Roomali Roti or Naan!The recipe is by NDTV Chef Divya Burman!This is a must make accompaniment which will surely earn you laurels as it earned me!

The delicious and mouthwatering Dum Paneer Kalimirch is enjoyed by all. This dish is often prepared for special occasions including parties or festivals. Dum Paneer Kalimirch is a good option when you want to cook something different . It is an amazing dish which is liked by people of all age groups. The flavourful ingredients are the key to the amazing taste of Dum Paneer Kalimirch. Amrita Iyer shared Dum Paneer Kalimirch recipe which can serve 4 people. The step by step process with pictures will help you learn how to make the delicious Dum Paneer Kalimirch. Try this delicious Dum Paneer Kalimirch recipe at home and surprise your family and friends. You can connect with the Amrita Iyer of Dum Paneer Kalimirch by commenting on the page. In case you have any questions around the ingredients or cooking process. The Dum Paneer Kalimirch can also be given a rating. The "What's cooking" feature can be used to share your experience when you make Dum Paneer Kalimirch with other users

Dum Paneer Kalimirch

Ingredients to make Dum Paneer Kalimirch

  • 500 gms paneer
  • 2 tbsp oil
  • 2 tsp clove Powder
  • 2 tsp cardamom powder
  • 2 tsp cinnamon Powder
  • 3 onions - fried till brown, then cooled and grounded with 1/4 cup water to form a smooth paste.
  • 1 tbsp ginger-garlic paste
  • 1/2 cup yogurt
  • 3 tsp coriander powder
  • 3 tsp pepper Powder
  • 2 tsp cumin powder
  • 2 tsp Green chilli paste
  • 1 tsp garam masala
  • 1 tbsp coriander - Mint Leaves - chopped
  • 2 tsp salt
  • 1/2 cup cream

How to make Dum Paneer Kalimirch

  1. Heat the oil in a pan, add the clove, cinnamon and cardamom powders. Add the onion paste and mix it well.
  2. Then add the ginger, garlic and green chilli paste. Fry till the rawness disappears, then add the yogurt, coriander, cumin, pepper, turmeric and chilli powders. Mix it well together.
  3. Next add salt as per taste, mix well and add the paneer. Pour in 1/2 cup of water into the pot.
  4. Put a sheet of aluminium foil over the pot and cover it with a lid. Let it simmer on a medium heat for 15- 20 minutes till it's thick and cooked. If you want you can dry it up after opening it.
  5. Take it off the heat and add in the cream. Mix it well and sprinkle the mint and coriander leaves on top.
  6. Serve it hot as an accompaniment.

My Tip:

This recipe is made by cooking on "dum" or simmered in its own juices!

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