Kadhai Paneer | How to make Kadhai Paneer

By Reetu Gupta  |  30th Sep 2015  |  
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About Kadhai Paneer Recipe

Kadhai paneer is one of the favourite dish of every house it is a melt in the mouth dish.

Kadhai Paneer

Ingredients to make Kadhai Paneer

  • 250 gms - paneer
  • 1 - capsicum (cubed)
  • 1 - onion (cubes)
  • tomato puree - 1/2 cup
  • onion - 1 (chopped)
  • ginger-garlic paste - 2 tbsp
  • salt to taste
  • 1 cup - finelly chopped tomatoes
  • 2 - chopped green chilies
  • Grated ginger - 1 tbsp
  • Kashmiri lal mirch - 1 tsp
  • 2 tsp - coriander seeds
  • 1 tsp - jeera
  • 1 tsp - peppercorn
  • 2 - red dry chilies
  • Kasoori methi as per taste

How to make Kadhai Paneer

  1. Heat oil in a kadhai, fry chopped onions and then put ginger garlic paste. Saute for a minute.
  2. Now mix in the chopped tomatoes, mix well ...
  3. Put chopped green chilies, grated ginger, salt and kashmiri lal mirch, red chili powder. Mix well
  4. Now put tomato puree and little water and cook well. When the oil separates then it is cooked well.
  5. Meanwhile in an another pan saute capsicum and onion cubes and cook till they are tender.
  6. For kadhai paneer masala, dry roast coriander seeds, jeera, kali mirch and at last put dry red chilies and kasoori methi. Cool and make a coarse/dardara powder.
  7. Now in the gravy put paneer cubes, fried onions and capsicum and 1 tsp of the kadhai paneer masala and garnish with kasoori methi.
  8. Adjust salt and chili according to your taste.

Reviews for Kadhai Paneer (8)

Shipra Bhandari3 years ago


Shalu Ratawal3 years ago

kasoori methi is also to be roasted??
Reetu Gupta
2 years ago
It enhances the flavor

Minal Naik3 years ago

nice receipe

Sandhya Neelesh4 years ago

I tried it..and its super delicious..thank u
Reetu Gupta
2 years ago
Thankyou so much dear

Vijayalakshmi Sridhar4 years ago


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Deviyani Srivastava4 years ago