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8 March, 2017

PANEER (home made) CURRY & BEET-CARROT PALYA/SUBJI

Posted in : BREAKFAST RECIPES, PALYA / SOOKHA SUBJI / USLI / SALAD on by : Divya Suresh

Preparing any kind of dish with home made fresh Paneer is an absolute delight. Today I made Paneer and then prepared a simple curry using the same fresh Paneer, which goes well with Phulka, tandoori roti, Paratha etc. I could not take the process pic of Paneer this time as I was in a hurry ! Soon shall post it separately with step wise pics. Now below is the recipe for Paneer curry.

     Ingredients :

  • Paneer – around 250 gms
  • Ghee – 1 tbsp
  • Cloves – 3 or 4
  • Cinnamon – 1/2 ” stick
  • Black pepper – 1/2 tsp
  • Ginger – 1/2 tbsp
  • Green chilli – 2
  • Almonds – 10 to 12
  • Poppy seeds – 1&1/2 tsp
  • Tomato – 2 big
  • Red chilli powder – 1/2 tsp or to taste
  • Turmeric Powder – 1/4 tsp
  • Fresh methi leaves or Kasuri methi – 1 tbsp
  • Coriander leaves – 1 tbsp
  • Sugar – 1/4 tsp
  • Salt to taste

     PROCEDURE :

  • Heat 1/2 tbsp ghee add cloves, cinnamon,black pepper, ginger, green chilli, almonds, poppy seeds and chopped tomato and saute well till raw smell goes
  • Now add red chilli powder and turmeric powder, mix well, remove from the fire and let it cool and then grind it into a fine paste
  • Heat remaining 1/2 tbsp ghee, add cumin seeds and when it splutter add fresh methi or kasuri methi, ground paste and stir it for a while
  • Then add Paneer cubes, mix everything well, put salt, sugar, and coriander leaves
  • Combine everything well and remove from the heat and Serve

 

BEETROOT & CARROT PALYA/SUBJI : Heat 2 tsp oil in a pan, add 1/4 tsp mustard seeds, 1/2 tbsp bengal gram, 1 tsp black gram, curry leaves…let it splutter, now add 1 cup grated beetroot & 1/2 cup grated carrot, saute well , add 1/4 cup water and cover it and let it cook, once cooked add salt to taste, 1/2 tsp red chilli flakes, mix well add 1/2 cup of grated fresh coconut mix well and Serve.