Malai Kofta | How to make Malai Kofta

By Indrani Ghosh  |  26th Dec 2016  |  
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About Malai Kofta Recipe

Fried Paneer balls in thick gravy

Malai Kofta is delicious and authentic dish. Malai Kofta by Indrani Ghosh is a great option when you want something interesting to eat at home. Restaurant style Malai Kofta is liked by most people . The preparation time of this recipe is 15 minutes and it takes 15 minutes to cook it properly. Malai Kofta is an amazing dish which is liked by the people of every region. By the help of this recipe you can definitely know how to make a perfect Malai Kofta. Malai Kofta is an amazing dish which is perfectly appropriate for any occasion. Malai Kofta is delicious as well as healthy dish because it contains large amount of healthy nutrients. Surprise your family and friends by preparing this restaurant style Malai Kofta at your home.

Malai Kofta

Ingredients to make Malai Kofta

  • Milk 1 ltr
  • lemon 1
  • cashew nuts 50 gm
  • poppy seeds 2 table spoon
  • onion 1
  • ginger- garlic paste 1 tablespoon
  • tomato 1
  • 2 green chillies
  • sugar 1 tablespoon
  • Ghee/butter
  • Garam masala
  • turmeric Powder

How to make Malai Kofta

  1. Prepare the fresh paneer by squeezing the lemon juice into boiling milk
  2. Drain the excess water from the fresh paneer using a soft cotton cloth
  3. Knead the paneer very well using 1 tablespoon of all purpose flour
  4. Make round balls from the dough
  5. Fry these balls and place them on a kitchen towel
  6. In a kadai heat some oil and 1 table spoon of ghee
  7. Add garam masala in the hot oil
  8. Add onion and ginger garlic paste and fry till the mix is golden brown
  9. Add tomato and fry till the tomato is soft
  10. Add salt according to the taste
  11. Add paste of poppy seed and cashew nut paste and a pinch of turmeric powder
  12. Slow cook the mixture for 10 minutes and stir continuously
  13. When the oil separates from the mixture add paneer ball and sugar
  14. Cook for another 5 minutes and serve hot with fulkas

My Tip:

Paneer should be kneaded well so that the balls do not break

Reviews for Malai Kofta (1)

Kanak Patel2 years ago

Very nice recipe!

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