Restaurant style palak paneer | How to make Restaurant style palak paneer

By Honey Singh  |  9th Dec 2016  |  
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  • Restaurant style palak paneer, How to make Restaurant style palak paneer
Restaurant style palak paneerby Honey Singh
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About Restaurant style palak paneer Recipe

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Restaurant style palak paneer is a popular aromatic and delicious dish. You can try making this amazing Restaurant style palak paneer in your kitchen. This recipe requires 60 minutes for preparation and few minutes to cook. The Restaurant style palak paneer by Honey Singh has detailed steps with pictures so you can easily learn how to cook Restaurant style palak paneer at home without any difficulty. Restaurant style palak paneer is enjoyed by everyone and can be served on special occasions. The flavours of the Restaurant style palak paneer would satiate your taste buds. You must try making Restaurant style palak paneer this weekend. Share your Restaurant style palak paneer 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 Honey Singh for inputs. In case you have any queries for Restaurant style palak paneer you can comment on the recipe page to connect with the Honey Singh. You can also rate the Restaurant style palak paneer and give feedback.

Restaurant style palak paneer

Ingredients to make Restaurant style palak paneer

  • Fresh spinach (palak) 250gm
  • Green chilies 1- 2 chopped
  • garlic cloves 2-3
  • ginger 1/2 inch
  • Water for blanching spinach 4 cups
  • water for ice bath 4 cups
  • For the palak curry
  • onion 1, finely chopped
  • tomato 1, finely chopped
  • garlic cloves 4-5, finely chopped
  • cumin seeds 1/2 tsp
  • turmeric powder 1/2 tsp
  • Red chili powder 1/2 tsp
  • asafoetida (hing) a pinch
  • Garam masala powder 1/2 tsp
  • bay leaf 1 small
  • paneer 200 gm
  • water 1/2 cup
  • Ghee or unsalted butter 2 tbsp
  • salt as required

How to make Restaurant style palak paneer

  1. Rinse the palak or spinach leaves very well in running water. Tender stems are fine. If the stems are stringy, then discard the stems.
  2. Boil 3 cups water in a pan. Then add the palak leaves in the hot water. Close with a lid and let the palak leaves sit in the water for 2-3 mins. Strain the palak leaves.
  3. Immediately add the spinach leaves in a pan or bowl containing ice cold water. This method helps in preserving the green color of the spinach. Just add 8 to 10 ice cubes to 4 cups water to get cold water. Allow the spinach leaves to be in the cold water for a minute or two. Then drain the ice cold water.
  4. Add the spinach in a grinder jar with chopped ginger, garlic and green chilies. Make a smooth palak puree. No need to add water while making the puree. Keep the spinach puree aside.
  5. Heat ghee and butter in a pan. Melt the butter. Add the cumin seeds. Then add the bay leaf. Add the finely chopped onions. Saute till the onions become golden. Then add the finely chopped garlic. Saute it.
  6. Add the chopped tomatoes. Stir and saute the tomatoes till they soften. Once the tomatoes are softened and you see ghee releasing from the sides of the mixture then add the turmeric powder, red chili powder and asafoetida. Stir very well.
  7. Add the palak puree. Stir well. Add about 1/3 to 1/2 cup water or as required. Stir again. Simmer for 6-7 minutes. The spinach is cooked. Add salt, stir and add garam masala powder. Stir again and then add the paneer cubes. Cook it for 1-2 min. Your palak paneer is ready! Must try!

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Shipra Saxena2 years ago

nice!
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