Stuffed Potatoes with Paneer

A crispy outer and a soft interior, makes stuffed potatoes with paneer a perfect starter! roasted potato cases are stuffed with a delectable mixture of cottage cheese spiced mildly with green chillies and interspersed with cashews and raisins. Sour cream makes a great accompaniment for this delightful snack.

Stuffed Potatoes with Paneer

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Stuffed Potatoes with Paneer recipe - How to make Stuffed Potatoes with Paneer

Preparation Time:    Cooking Time:    Total Time:     6Makes 6 stuffed potatoes.
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For The Potato Cases
3 whole boiled and peeled potatoes , cut into halves and scooped
oil or greasing and cooking
salt to taste

For The Stuffing
1 cup mashed paneer (cottage cheese)
1 tbsp finely chopped coriander (dhania)
2 tsp finely chopped green chillies
salt to taste
a pinch of sugar
1 tbsp chopped cashewnuts (kaju)
1 tbsp chopped raisins (kismis)
1 tsp milk (optional)

For The Garnish
2 tbsp finely chopped coriander (dhania)

For Serving
sour cream

For the potato cases

    For the potato cases
  1. Heat a non-stick tava (griddle), grease it with oil and place the potatoes on it.
  2. Put little oil and sprinkle a little salt all over the potatoes and cook on a high flame for 2 to 3 minutes or till they turn light brown in colour.
  3. Turn the potatoes around, sprinkle a little salt, brush a little more oil and cook on a high flame for 2 to 3 minutes or till they turn light brown in colour.
  4. Turn the potatoes again and cook on a slow flame for 2 to 3 minutes. Keep aside.

For the stuffing

    For the stuffing
  1. Combine all the ingredients in a bowl along with 1 tsp milk or water and mix well.
  2. Divide the stuffing into 6 equal portions and keep aside.

How to proceed

    How to proceed
  1. Fill 1 portion of the stuffing into each potato case and press them well so the stuffing does not spill out.
  2. Heat a non-stick tava (griddle), place the stuffed potato cases on it with the stuffed side facing upwards and cook on a medium flame for 1 minute.
  3. Turn them upside down and cook on a medium flame for a few seconds.
  4. Transfer to a plate, garnish with coriander and serve immediately with sour cream.
Nutrient values per stuffed potato
Energy140 cal
Protein4.8 g
Carbohydrates14.4 g
Fiber0.9 g
Fat7.1 g
Cholesterol0 mg
Vitamin A141.6 mcg
Vitamin B1-0.2 mg
Vitamin B2-0.2 mg
Vitamin B30.4 mg
Vitamin C9.5 mg
Folic Acid8.1 mcg
Calcium131.4 mg
Iron0.5 mg
Magnesium0 mg
Phosphorus0 mg
Sodium5.7 mg
Potassium119.4 mg
Zinc0.4 mg
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Stuffed Potatoes with Paneer
 on 07 Apr 15 02:05 PM

Crispy outer covering of the potato, and soft mouth melting paneer stuffing with rich cashew and sweetness of raisin. A good starter recipe.