Paneer Mutter

Paneer Mutter

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The popular paneer mutter is a traditional vegetarian recipe with paneer cubes stir fried with matar or green peas and then simmered in a mouthwatering onion tomato based gravy.

Paneer Mutter recipe - How to make Paneer Mutter

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  1. Heat the oil in a kadhai and deep fry the paneer till they turn golden brown and crisp from all the sides.
  2. Dip them in cold water for 5 minutes, strain and keep aside.
  3. Heat the oil in a kadhai, add the onion paste and saute for 3 minutes.
  4. Add the ginger garlic paste and saute for 3 minutes.
  5. Add the red chilli and coriander powder, mix well and saute for 1 minute.
  6. Add the tomato puree and salt, mix well and saute till the oil leaves the sides.
  7. Add the curds, little water, green peas and saffron, mix well and cook till green peas are tender.
  8. Add the paneer and cream and mix well. Cook for 1 minute.
  9. Serve hot garnished with coriander and slit green chillies.