Paneer tikka | How to make Paneer tikka

By Rita Arora  |  24th Apr 2016  |  
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About Paneer tikka Recipe

A dish that looks gorgeous and tastes delectable.

Paneer tikka

Ingredients to make Paneer tikka

  • For the marination:
  • Hung yogurt 1 cup
  • ginger-garlic crushed 1 tbsp
  • salt to taste
  • Carom seeds 1/4 tsp
  • Black pepper powder 1/2 tsp
  • turmeric powder 1/2 tsp
  • cumin powder 1 tsp
  • coriander powder 1 tsp
  • Garam masala 1/2 tsp
  • Deggi mirch 2 tsp
  • Anchor powder 1 tsp
  • Chat masala 1 tsp
  • lemon juice 1 tsp
  • fennel seeds 1/2 tsp
  • Crushed kasoori methi 1 tsp
  • gram flour 3 tbsp
  • oil 2 to 3 tbsp
  • Fresh coriander
  • Other ingredients:
  • paneer cut into big cubes 200 gm
  • onion 1 ( cubes )
  • capsicum 1 ( cubes )
  • tomato 1 ( cubes )
  • Food colour 1 pinch ( optional )

How to make Paneer tikka

  1. In a bowl, add the hung yogurt.
  2. Add the ginger-garlic paste to it along with salt, carom seeds, black pepper powder, turmeric powder, cumin powder, corinder powder, garam masala, kashmiri red chilli powder, dry mango powder, chaat masala, lemon juice, fennel seeds powder, crushed fenugreek leaves, gram flour and some fresh coriander and whisk all the ingredients well. Also add a little oil to the marinade.
  3. To this, add the paneer cubes, onion, capsicum and some fresh coriander and gently coat them with the marinade. Cover it and let it marinate in the refrigerator atleast for about 45 minutes to 1 hour.
  4. Once marinated for enough time, preheat the oven at 200 degrees celsius for around 10-12 minutes. Using a skewer, skew the paneer pieces and the vegetables alternatively.
  5. Brush a non-stick pan with some oil and place the skewers on it and keep flipping them from time to time.
  6. If using an oven, grill them for about 20 - 22 minutes. Keep flipping them from time to time and also brush some oil / butter on top if required.
  7. The tempting paneer tikka is ready to be served with some green chutney and onion rings on the side.

My Tip:

We can prepare this in an airfryer as well.

Reviews for Paneer tikka (5)

Neeta Nagpal2 years ago


deepika garg2 years ago

Can we cook it on tawa...

Jonali Mudoi2 years ago


Parul Jain2 years ago

thanks. Ritu ji.

Renuka Shah2 years ago