Friday, March 11, 2011

Mattar Paneer

Dunno how i missed to post till today my favourite mattar paneer in my space..Most of us know that mattar paneer is a delicious side dish prepared using paneer and peas in a tomato based spicy gravy.. Its one of the famous North Indian food especially in Punjab, this mattar paneer is one of our family favourite dish, which i quite often prepare for our dinner to serve along with rotis or with naans...Probably mattar paneer is one among the popular side dish found all over India, a real feast for peoples like me who fond always for paneer..

Mattar Paneer

1cup Paneer (cubed)
1cup Green peas
1no Onion (chopped)
2cups Tomato puree (store bought)
1/2tsp Sugar
1tsp Ginger garlic paste
1tsp Cumin seeds + Shah jeera
1tsp Kasuri methi
1tsp Red chilly powder
1tbsp Coriander powder
1tsp Garam masala powder
1/4cup Cream
Oil
Salt
Chopped coriander leaves

Heat enough oil, fry the cubed paneer and keep aside, in the same pan fry the cumin seeds and shah jeera, than add the chopped onions,garlic ginger paste and sauté until the raw smell goes away, add the green peas,cook for few seconds, add now the tomato puree, garam masala,coriander powder, red chilly powder, kasuri methi,sugar and salt..cook everything in low flame for few minutes..

Add now the cream, fried paneer cook in low flame until the oil gets separates from the gravy, add the chopped coriander leaves and serve with rotis or naan...

45 comments:

  1. Delicious matter paneer Priya.

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  2. Flavorful and yummy paneer..the color is killing me..superb

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  3. Yummy curry.... and such a nice colour...looks so inviting.

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  4. This gravy looks so rich and tasty.

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  5. That's my all time fav. I make it often but have never posted it. Yours looks absolutely creamy n delish. Perfect with Naan.

    Cheers,
    Satrupa

    http://satrupa-foodforthought.blogspot.com

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  6. One of my favorite dish, looks so tempting.

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  7. Love this anytime....looks delicious!!

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  8. oh I love paneer. And your dish looks thick, rich and creamy. I'm loving it!!

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  9. Thanks for your kind wishes Priya :-) Curry looks absolutely delicious !so colorful !

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  10. I always wanted to make this! Yesterday I made Palak Paneer for the second time, I am learning slowly to cook Indian Food (thanks to all those wonderful bloggers out there!) and since my kids love paneer next I should try to make Mattar Paneer!

    Thank you

    ciao

    Alessandra

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  11. So creamy and delicious.And so very tempting.

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  12. very colourful and yummy, very inviting Priya

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  13. I love matter paneer a lot. I always make them when I have people over.

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  14. That curry got the vibrant color! Good one!

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  15. I love this anytime ..anywhere..A real classic!!


    US Masala

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  16. I love this anytime ..anywhere..A real classic!!


    US Masala

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  17. This is my fav curry...perfect for rotis...ur verison sounds good too

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  18. Wow priya awesome recipe...luks very tempting.

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  19. one of my fav curry,looks delicious..

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  20. எனக்கு மிகவும் பிடித்த டிஷ்....சப்பாத்தி, நாண்வுடன் சாப்பிட சுவையாக இருக்கும்..நன்றி...

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  21. Yumm...my fav dish!!! Looks so creamy and colorful.....wud love to polish it off with hot rotis!!

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  22. WOW...the gravy looks too damn delicious!!!this one`s my fav too!!
    Prathima Rao
    Prats Corner

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  23. Looks spicy and delicious.. thanks for sharing !!

    Indian Cuisine

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  24. Delicious. Great with rotis and naan..

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  25. Wow Gravy looks so creamy and rich. Would love to have this with roti

    Deepa
    Hamaree Rasoi

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  26. Very healthy and delicious! Must try recipe...

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  27. The colour of the dish is so inviting..looks so good.

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  28. you have such a wondrful blog Priya...this recipe looks absolutely delicious...there's an award galore waiting for you in my space...plz accept it !

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  29. wow...lovely pic...its really inviting.....yummmy....

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  30. wow looks so spicy and colorful nice click too yummy

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  31. Thats so colorful and i can feel the flavour from the photo.. yum :)

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  32. on seeing the title i was so surprised why u havent posted this yummy dish so far.
    Nice version of matar panner.

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  33. my all time favorite ...
    looks delicious dear :)

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  34. Anything with paneer is my fav... Looks very inviting and creamy :-)

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  35. Soon after my dinner, u hav made me hungry again, not fair! so much inviting!

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  36. lovely colour & dish!! my fav one...

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  37. You've made the simple mattar paneer look so exotic, Priya! Lovely!

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  38. Lovely one dear am posting a paneer recipe this week too - Still waiting for your cake entry to my event, priya - I was reading the comments on the announcement page and you were planning to send one ... look forward!

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