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.


  1. The pasanda looks fantabulous dear.

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

  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.

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

  12. Interesting,never tried,Want to taste

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

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