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Shahi paneer

Sreemoyee Bhattacharjee
20 minutes
Prep Time
40 minutes
Cook Time
4 People
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ABOUT Shahi paneer RECIPE

An easy but decadent paneer curry for special occasions, simple but full of unique flavours.

Recipe Tags

  • Veg
  • Medium
  • Dinner Party
  • North Indian
  • Simmering
  • Main Dish
  • Egg Free

Ingredients Serving: 4

  1. Paneer (cubed) - 1 cup
  2. Onion (chopped) - 1
  3. Tomatoes (chopped) - 4
  4. Green chillies (chopped) - 1
  5. Ginger (chopped) - 2 tsp
  6. Cardamom - 2
  7. Red Chilly powder - 1 tsp
  8. Garam Masala powder - 1/2 tsp
  9. Pepper powder - 1/2 tsp
  10. Milk - 1/4 th cup
  11. Tomato Ketchup - 1 tbsp
  12. Salt
  13. Refined oil
  14. Coriander leaves (chopped) - 2 tbsp


  1. Heat some oil in a pan.
  2. Once heated, add the cardamom followed by the chopped ginger and green chillies.
  3. Once they smell, add the chopped onions.
  4. Fry till translucent and then add the tomatoes.
  5. Cook them until mushy. Keep aside to cool.
  6. Once the tomato mix is cold enough, blend it in a blender.
  7. Heat some more oil in the pan and add the above tomato paste made.
  8. Now add the tomato ketchup, all the powdered masalas and salt.
  9. Cook till the masala leaves oil. Then add the cubed paneer.
  10. Stir and add the milk while stirring the cooking masala.
  11. Finally add some water for the gravy, check for salt and bring upto boil.
  12. Garnish with coriander leaves and serve.

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Jhon Carry
Jhon Carry   Aug-28-2020

Shahi paneer is one of my favorite and traditional recipes of India. I love to try this at home as all the ingredients are readily available in the market. Coupon lady deals is an online store that offers you discount deals on food items. What are you waiting for? Buy food items on discount from their online store and enjoy your recipes.

Ernest an
Ernest an   Aug-10-2020

Shahi paneer and other such foods are specialty of India. People love such kind of food and you can easily prepare these recipes. I have some lab report writer which can help you to get help while writing any kind of reports.

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