Friday, February 11, 2011

Tawa Paneer Pulao

Tawa paneer pulao,the name itself makes me hungry, i have bookmarked this simple,delicious,super tempting pulao at Padma's Plantain Leaf before a year, u know some blogger buddies are truly close to ur heart eventhough we never ever met them personally, one among those buddy is Padma, she never failed to encourage me with her beautiful comments and i love going through her space coz of her versatile cooking..As i told before its time to cook and taste many of my bookmarked recipes which were sitting since a long in my draft, i have to say a big thanks to Padma for sharing this wonderful one pot meal..We enjoyed having this tempting pulao sterday for our lunch, we guys are paneer lovers so anything with paneer goes directly to our favourite list, our new addition to that favourite list is this Tawa Paneer Pulao..


TAwa Paneer Pulao

1cup Paneer (cubed)
1cup Green capsicum (cubed)
1no Onion (chopped)
2nos Tomatoes (chopped)
1tsp Ginger garlic paste
1tsp Red chilly powder
2tsp Dry methi leaves
2cups Cooked Basmati Rice
1/2tsp Garam masala powder
1/4tsp Turmeric powder
2nos Whole spices (bay leaves,cloves,cardamom & cinnamon stick)
Oil
Salt
Few curry leaves

To Roast & Grind:
1tbsp Coriander seeds
1tsp Cumin seeds

Dry roast the coriander seeds and cumin seeds and grind as powder..;Heat enough oil in a large kadai, fry the whole spices,curry leaves..add immediately the chopped onions,ginger garlic paste and sauté until the onions turns transculent, add immediately chopped tomatoes,cook until the turns mushy..now add the cubed capsicum along with red chilly powder, garam masala powder,turmeric powder and dry methi leaves, cook for few minutes, now add the cubed paneer to the cook veggies..Stir for few minutes until the oil get separates..

Immediately add the cooked rice, grounded powder and toss gently until everything get well mixed..Enjoy warm with any sort of side dish or raitas..

43 comments:

sowmya's creative saga said... Reply To This Comment

looks delicious..

Prathima Rao said... Reply To This Comment

GOOD ONE Priya!!! The rice is cooked to perfection..A nice, eay, tasty & flavorful dish to...Gonna try it out real soon!!
Prathima Rao
Prats Corner

Kamalika said... Reply To This Comment

Looks very delicious... Priya ..

Srivalli said... Reply To This Comment

Looks wonderful Priya..you always manage to get the rice look so beautiful

Priti said... Reply To This Comment

Looks yum...one gud thing abt blog hopping is we learn new things :)

BangaloreBaker said... Reply To This Comment

A very nice rice.

Priya Sreeram said... Reply To This Comment

delish looking rice !

Gayathri Kumar said... Reply To This Comment

Pulao looks so so inviting..

Sanchita said... Reply To This Comment

That is a lovely plate of food :)

An Open Book said... Reply To This Comment

im seriously hungry looking at this now

Sushma Mallya said... Reply To This Comment

Looks so nice Priya ..beautifully presented as well:)

veena krishnakumar said... Reply To This Comment

looks so lovely priya:-)

Tina said... Reply To This Comment

Yummy yummy pulao...

Smitha said... Reply To This Comment

nice one Priya...I am always a fan of paneer in pulao!

Krithi's Kitchen said... Reply To This Comment

Looks so delicious!

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S.Menaga said... Reply To This Comment

looks very nice!!

Suja Sugathan said... Reply To This Comment

Delicious looking rice,makes me hungry.

Harini said... Reply To This Comment

good one!

Shanavi said... Reply To This Comment

I could feel the aroma and the plate looks soooo good

Kairali sisters said... Reply To This Comment

Tawa paneer pulav makes me hungry, priya. looks awesome..

Sensible Vegetarian said... Reply To This Comment

Perfectly done, looks delicious.

kitchen flavours said... Reply To This Comment

The rice looks so good! Would love to have this with some curries!

Fimère said... Reply To This Comment

un vrai régal cette assiette de riz
bonne journée

Paaka Shaale said... Reply To This Comment

The Pulao looks so tasty Priya. Slurp!!!

Saras said... Reply To This Comment

yummy puloa priya..

Torviewtoronto said... Reply To This Comment

delicious combination rice looks superb

Mina Joshi said... Reply To This Comment

Perfectly cooked rice

Usha said... Reply To This Comment

Perfectly cooked rice and pulao!

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Mary said... Reply To This Comment

This really looks delicious. I'll have to give it a try. I hope you are having a great day. Blessings...Mary

Gulmohar said... Reply To This Comment

Such a comforting rice dish..you have all my fav in there

Swathi said... Reply To This Comment

Tawa paneer pulao looks delicious.

Priya (Yallapantula) Mitharwal said... Reply To This Comment

Love it dear, tawa paneer pulao sounds superb.

G.Pavani said... Reply To This Comment

healthy n yummy pulao..

rekhas kitchen said... Reply To This Comment

Thanks a ton dear for trying my recipe and a big hug to you for those lovely words.I am very glad to have a friend like you
paneer pulao looks so delicious beautifuly presented..

aipi said... Reply To This Comment

Adding paneer is a great idea, will try next time I make this pulao..looks super yum Priya!

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Suma Gandlur said... Reply To This Comment

A filling one. BTZW, any idea why it is called tawa pulao? :)

Santosh Bangar said... Reply To This Comment

delicios intaste and name

My attempt at The Julie/Julia project said... Reply To This Comment

Beautiful pulao... bookmarked for sure :)

swapna said... Reply To This Comment

Yummy rice...

SpicyTasty said... Reply To This Comment

Looks so delicious. Such a nice recipe.

Jayashree said... Reply To This Comment

Your description has made me hungry...

PJ said... Reply To This Comment

Lovely Pulao Priya.very yummy and healthy too

Archana said... Reply To This Comment

Delicious.