easy paneer curry for chapathi /paneer sabji gravy

easy paneer curry for chapathi /paneer sabji gravy

easy paneer curry for chapathi /paneer sabji gravyPaneer is a versatile thing that we can make wide variations from simple gravies to exotic delights. I love paneer so much and paneer in any dish is quite acceptable for me. This is an easy paneer curry for chapathi and you can call it by any name a subzi or thick gravy. Its my own method of making a curry with paneer,if you don’t like paneer you can substitute with any other vegetable.easy paneer curry for chapathi /paneer sabji gravyMostly mushrooms,peas and even potatoes may be suitable for this gravy. Adding kasoori methi adds a special flavour to this dish. I have used cream for grinding the masala but its not needed you can add water and grind. A good dollop of butter at the end will give an excellent taste to this gravy,if you like you can add or leave it as I have done. Its bland tasting nature makes it a flexible ingredient to make many tasty delicacies. Its an easy to do panner gravy and it needs no fancy things to make,always the masala’s added will surely be there at our home itself,so do try it.

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easy paneer curry for chapathi /paneer sabji gravy

 

INGREDIENTS:

Paneer cubes – 3/4 cup(click here for making paneer)
Oil – 2 tbsp
Salt to taste
Kasoori methi/vendhaya illai(dry) – 1/4 tsp
Chilli powder – 1/2 tsp
Garam masala powder ,turmeric powder – 1/4 tsp each
Cumin/jeera – 1/2 tsp
Big onion – 1 (roughly pureed)
Tomato – 2(pureed)

For the masala:

Garlic cloves – 10-12(small)
Ginger – 1 inch small piece
Fennel seeds/sombu – 1 tsp
Cloves/lavangam – 3
Pattai/cinnamom – 1 small piece
Green chilli – 1
Cream from fresh milk – 2 tbsp, 1 piece of cardamom

METHOD:

easy paneer curry for chapathi /paneer sabji gravyeasy paneer curry for chapathi /paneer sabji gravy1.Grind  “for the masala” portion as given to a paste and keep ready.

easy paneer curry for chapathi /paneer sabji gravy2.Keep kadai with oil add cumin then the masala paste and let it cook without any raw smell.

easy paneer curry for chapathi /paneer sabji gravy3.Now add onion puree and make them change its colour.

easy paneer curry for chapathi /paneer sabji gravy

easy paneer curry for chapathi /paneer sabji gravy4.Now add the tomato puree and cook well.
5.Add chilli powder,garam masala and turmeric powder.
6.Add needed salt to the gravy.

easy paneer curry for chapathi /paneer sabji gravy

easy paneer curry for chapathi /paneer sabji gravyeasy paneer curry for chapathi /paneer sabji gravy7.Let all the contents cook well without any raw smell,now add kasoori methi, needed water to the gravy and let it boil.
8.Now add the chopped paneer to the gravy and it be for 2 minutes,in-between mix well and switch off.
9.Serve with phulkas.

easy paneer curry for chapathi /paneer sabji gravy

Total Time: 20 minutes

Category: gravy,curry,sabzi,sidedish

Cuisine: NorthIndian

Yield: 3

easy paneer curry for chapathi /paneer sabji gravy

Ingredients

  • Paneer cubes - 3/4 cup
  • Oil - 1 tbsp
  • Salt to taste
  • Kasoori methi/vendhaya illai(dry) - 1/4 tsp
  • Chilli powder - 1/2 tsp
  • Garam masala powder,turmeric powder - 1/4 tsp each
  • Cumin/jeera - 1/2 tsp
  • Big onion - 1 (roughly pureed)
  • Tomato - 2(pureed)
    For the masala:
  • Garlic cloves - 10-12(small)
  • Cardamom - 1
  • Ginger - 1 inch small piece
  • Fennel seeds/sombu - 1 tsp
  • Cloves/lavangam - 3
  • Pattai/cinnamom - 1 small piece
  • Green chilli - 1
  • Cream from fresh milk - 2 tbsp

Instructions

  1. Grind the “for the masala” portion as given to a paste and keep ready.
  2. Keep kadai with oil add cumin then the masala paste and let it cook without any raw smell.
  3. Now add onion puree and make them change its colour.
  4. Now add the tomato puree and cook well.
  5. Add chilli powder,garam masala and turmeric powder.
  6. Add needed salt to the gravy.
  7. Let all the contents cook well without any raw smell,now add kasoori methi, needed water to the gravy and let it boil.
  8. Now add the chopped paneer to the gravy and it be for 2 minutes,in-between mix well and switch off.
  9. Serve with phulkas.

Notes

I have used homemade paneer you can use any store bought one. You can cut the paneer to any shape as you wish. All the spices should be added in moderation otherwise it will become overpowering.

 

 

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