Khoya Paneer | How to make Khoya Paneer

By Ruchi Srivastava  |  16th Jan 2017  |  
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About Khoya Paneer Recipe

This is a mouthwatering cottage cheese curry, made with loads of spices and and khoya for that extra deliciousness.

Khoya Paneer is a popular aromatic and delicious dish. You can try making this amazing Khoya Paneer in your kitchen. This recipe requires 30 minutes for preparation and 30 minutes to cook. The Khoya Paneer by Ruchi Srivastava has detailed steps with pictures so you can easily learn how to cook Khoya Paneer at home without any difficulty. Khoya Paneer is enjoyed by everyone and can be served on special occasions. The flavours of the Khoya Paneer would satiate your taste buds. You must try making Khoya Paneer this weekend. Share your Khoya 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 Ruchi Srivastava for inputs. In case you have any queries for Khoya Paneer you can comment on the recipe page to connect with the Ruchi Srivastava. You can also rate the Khoya Paneer and give feedback.

Khoya Paneer

Ingredients to make Khoya Paneer

  • 250 grams paneer
  • 100 gram khoya
  • 1 cup green peas
  • 1 capsicum
  • 10-12 cashew nuts
  • 1 tbsp melon seeds
  • 2 onion
  • 5-6 garlic loves
  • 1 inch ginger
  • 2-3 green chillies
  • 2-3 tomatoes [made into a paste]
  • 1/2 tsp turmeric powder
  • 1 tbsp shahi paneer masala
  • 1 tbsp kashmiri red chilly powder
  • 1/2 cup fresh cream
  • 2 tbsp oil
  • 4 tbsp butter
  • 1 cup milk
  • salt

How to make Khoya Paneer

  1. Soak the cashew nuts & melon seeds in hot water for 2 hours, and then strain, grind them together into a fine paste, also make a paste of the onion, keep aside.
  2. Now heat about 2 tbsp of oil along with the butter in a heavy bottomed kadhai, add the onion paste and saute till golden brown. Now add the ginger garlic paste and saute further.
  3. Then add the powdered masalas , followed by the tomato paste. Now cook till the masala leaves oil and then add the green peas. Shallow fry the paneer pieces in another pan and dip them in some warm water, squeeze the excess water out and keep aside.
  4. Stir and cook further. Then add sal, water and give it a stir. Boil and then add the khoya. Then add the cubes capsicum and cook further, then add the fried paneer.
  5. Finally add the cream and milk into the gravy, check for seasoning and serve with some roti or rice.

My Tip:

Don't cook for a long time after adding milk and cream

Reviews for Khoya Paneer (1)

BetterButter Editorial2 years ago

Hi Ruchi, this recipe is currently hidden from public view as it is in hindi. We are not allowing the same currently, thus we request you to rewrite the same in english at the earliest. Once it's done please email us at and we will unhide the same. Thanks!

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