Wednesday, January 28, 2009

Channa N Paneer Masala

Channa n Paneer masala will ressembles quite like green peas paneer masala, i prepared quite similarily to matar paneer one of the famous side dish for parathas n rotis...am an addict to paneer,i can have anything with paneer, i combined  both paneer n channa together as they are rich in proteins n they r really healthy too..this spicy channa n paneer masala is really very easy to prepare n delicious side dish too..This delicious masala dish goes to JFI-Chickpeas guest hosted by Something Foodie...


1/2cup Cooked channa
1cup Paneer cubes
3nos Tomatoes
1no Onion chopped
3nos Cloves
1inch Cinnamon stick
3nos Garlic cloves
1tsp Red chilly powder
1/2tsp Pepper powder
1tsp Coriander powder
1/2cup Coconut milk
1/2tsp Cumin seeds
2tbsp Chopped coriander leaves
Oil
Salt

Chop the onion n  tomato as small pieces, keep aside few tomato pieces n grind rest of the tomato pieces as puree with cloves, garlic n cinnamon stick..heat few drops of oil n fry the paneer cubes for a while..add the paneer cubes to warm water...

Heat the oil in a pan, add the cumin seeds n let them splutters, add the chopped tomato,onion n saute them until they turns mushy, add the spiced tomato puree with salt, coriander powder, pepper powder n red chilly powder, cook them in simmer, after a while, add the cooked channa n fried paneer cubes with the coconut milk..bring it to boil n cook again in simmer for a few minutes..

Garnish with chopped coriander leaves, serve hot with rotis!!

14 comments:

  1. I tried your chettinad kuruma recipe dear, it turned out very well... had it with rotis.. supera irundhudhu. thx a ton for the recipe..

    this gravy looks very yummy. next time try panren.

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  2. Thanks a lot Mahi for ur feedback..give a try to this masala too..am damn sure that u will love them very much too..

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  3. chenna with paneer hm good combination... wil try next time.

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  5. Protein Rich recipieaaa, u r rocking...Looking so yummy..

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  6. Yummy yumm Wish i had this for lunch today.
    Delicious.

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  7. wow priya never tried this channa and paneer combo gravy looks very yummy nice color

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  8. lovely dish priya....shall try this for dinner today after and long time visiting ur blog....Missed ur recipes too last month..u rock...

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  9. Great combo, I made it too last week. Tastes so good! :))

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  10. Heart and yum.Now that I have read Mahimas comment ,I must try the Chettinadd kurma.Will get back

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  11. Nice combo and looks beautiful

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  12. Another new combination. Lovely priya!

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  13. Hi Priya,
    lovely variation on chana masala. Thanks for sending this in to JFI Chickpea!
    best,
    ms

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  14. Channa with panner is a great combination. Thanks for sharing.

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