HOW TO MAKE MUTTER PANEER…….
Mutter paneer is a very light and tasty Punjabi dish. It is added in every restaurant’s menu and easily cooked in homes. It is made with fresh paneer cubes and peas cooked in spicy gravy. This is the most easy and quick Mutter Paneer recipe to prepare . If you have confusion of cooking south Indian recipes or north Indian recipes than mutter paneer is the best choice to cook as it is having different taste of spices with seasonal peas.
Ingredients for Mutter Paneer Recipe
Dish preparation :-
• Paneer 200gm
• Peas (मटर) 1 cup boiled
• Garlic paste (लहसुन) 1 tablespoon
• Tomatoes (टमाटर) 2 ½ cups, finely chopped
• Oil 1 tablespoon
• Turmeric powder(हल्दी पाउडर) ¼ teaspoon
• Red chili powder (लाल मिर्च पाउडर)1 teaspoon
• Coriander powder (धनिया पाउडर) 1 teaspoon
• Garam masala ½ teaspoon
• Salt to taste
• Water 1 cup
• Coriender leaves(हरा धनिया) 4-5 strands
Onion (प्याज़) ½ cup, finely chopped
Method of making mutter paneer
Saute paneer cubes for 2 minutes in a hot pan with ghee or cooking oil and keep aside.Also boil the peas in pressure cooker.
Make the onion paste with ginger,green chillies and garlic in a grinder.Also take some cashew nuts with 2 tablespoons of water and make cashew nut paste. Than blend tomatoes to make tomato puree.
Take a pan and heat it with cooking oil and butter, put onion paste into it and fry till the paste turns golden.Then add green chilli and red chilli powder and cook it for few seconds.
Add tomato puree cook it till the oil starts separating from the puree then add coriander powder ,salt and garam masala to it and keep for 2 minutes. Then add cashew nut paste stir for few minutes.
Add boiled peas and half cup water and cook it for 5-6 min to get the thick gravy than finally add paneer cubes ,stir it and keep it 3-4 minutes than turn off the flame.
Serve with style…!
Take a bowl and pour the prepared curry into it.Garnish it with coriander leaves and sliced lemon.
Serving : 3 people
Cooking time: 40-45 mins
I hope we have solved your query of how to make Mutter paneer.Try this tasty and easy recipe at home and become the chef of your family.