Monday, February 25, 2013

Quick and Easy Palak Paneer

Palak Paneer(Cottage cheese and Spinach Curry) My Easy way:-
Preparation Time:- 10 minutes
Cooking time:- 10 to 15 minutes
Serves:- 4

Hello my dear visitors,here is the easy and quick Palak Paneer recipe. This is very simple and tastes really good best for surprise guest or in a rush time if u have spinach,paneer/cottage cheese and garlic in your house. This is my son's and husband's favorite recipe and mine too as it gets ready in no time. My family like it more eating with steamed rice.So here is my simple recipe.
1)Spinach blanched and pureed 2 cups
(Puree should be thick as it will become thinner when we add cream or milk at the end)
2)Cottage cheese or Paneer cubes 200 grams
2)Oil 2 table spoons
3)Cumin seeds 1 teaspoon
4)Garlic Grated 1/2 tablespoon
5)Green chilies 3 to 4 numbers (Small size)
6)Lemon juice 1/2 teaspoon
7)Garam Masala 1 teaspoon
8)Fresh cream or Milk 1/4 cup
9)Salt to taste
1)Heat oil in a kadhai,add in cumin seeds allow it to splutter
2)Add in Garlic grated,fry for 2 to 3 minutes add in spinach puree
(Puree the spinach along with the green chilies)cook for 2 to 3 minutes on medium heat
3)Add in lemon juice and Garam masala mix well.
4)Add in paneer pieces and salt ,mix and cook covered for 3 to 4 minutes
5)Add in fresh cream and mix well gently,cook for one minute and turn off the heat.
Garnish with fresh cream and serve with chapati or steamed rice.

1 comment:

  1. Lovely, rich and creamy. Thanks for linking it to lets cook for kids event.