Paneer Pasanda



Ingredients :
For the Paneer:
250 gms Paneer
2 boiled potatoes
5 cashew nuts chopped
7-8 rasins chopped
2 green chilies chopped
1 tbsp coriander leaves chopped
Salt to taste
1 tsp garam masala.
Cut the paneer into triangular shape of ½ cm thick.
Mix Rest of the ingredients together to fine filling.
Stuff the filling in between two paneer pieces as shown in the picture.
Make a batter of 2 tbsp maida , 1 tbsp cornflour and a little salt to taste.
Dip each paneer sandwich in the batter and shallow or deep fry each piece for 2 minutes.
Take out the fried pieces in a tissue roll to soak excess oil.




For the gravy :
1 big onion chopped
1 big tomato chopped
1 tbsp kasuri methi
½ cup curd
5-6 cahsew nut
1 tsp turmeric powder
1 tsp sugar
Salt to taste
1 tsp garam masala powder
1 tsp coriander powder
1 tsp red chili powder
1 tsp cumin seeds
2 tsp ginger garlic paste
2 tbsp oil
Heat oil in a pan. Add cumin seeds, chopped onion, ginger garlic paste and cook for some time. Add chopped tomatoes and cook till you see oil. Add curd and cashew and fry for 2-3 minutes.
Take the mixture in a blender and grind to a fine paste.
Add the paste back to the kadai . Add turmeric powder, coriander powder, garam masala powder, red chili powder,kasuri methi, a little water and bring to boil.
Add the paneer pieces made above and serve with Hot Steamed Rice or Naan.

14 comments:

  1. The pasanda looks fantabulous dear.

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  2. Very interesting one..love the shape of the paneer and filling inside it...looks yummy and nice one soma...

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  3. Wat a delicious and fantastic dish, really very interesting and lovely dish..WIll try out soon..

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  4. Mmm...! They are delicious and superb! I'd have them right now!

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  5. wow........lovely curry dear...looks delicious.

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  6. That's interesting..never had it before..But truly tempting..:-)

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  7. wow!! Superb ..loved the look yum..I love paneers in any form..next time..nice presentation..delicious to the core!! very yummy!

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  8. Pasanda looks so delicious. Great to have with tea.

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  9. Nice filling and delicious gravy... looks mouthwatering

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  10. Interesting recipe...that looks so tempting and delicious..Thanks for your comments on my post dear, and for leading me to your lovely blog.

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  11. Very nice, delicious and new type of preparing paneer. Wonderful presentation.

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  12. Interesting,never tried,Want to taste

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  13. Just loved your recipe, could smell the aroma here.

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  14. I am a big paneer fan and always looking for variations to cook it. Love your recipe.

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