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Matar Paneer By Chef Sonali

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Matar Paneer is an Indian dish consisting of cheese and peas in a sweet and spicy red sauce.
Ingredients
  Onion 1 Medium
  Tomato 3 Medium, blend in blender
  Clove powder 1⁄4 Teaspoon
  Cinnamon powder 1⁄4 Teaspoon
  Cardamom powder 1⁄4 Teaspoon (Green Cardamom)
  Chopped ginger 1⁄2 Inch
  Salt To Taste
  Red chili powder To Taste
  Garam masala 1⁄2 Teaspoon
  Coriander powder 1⁄2 Teaspoon
  Milk 1 Tablespoon
  Cashew nuts 15
  Kasoori methi 1⁄2 Teaspoon
  Ghee 1 Tablespoon
  Frozen peas 1 Cup (16 tbs) (Green Peas)
  Paneer cube 1⁄2 Cup (8 tbs)
Directions

Add ghee in a pan
Add onion and ginger, cook till golden brown
Add coriander, cardamom, cloves and cinnamon powder and garam masala
Now add pureed tomatoes and cook till ghee separates
Add milk and cashew paste
Next add little water and milk, peas and cheese and kasuri methi
Cook for 15 min and matar paneer is ready to eat.
Garnish with coriander leaves

Recipe Summary

Difficulty Level: 
Medium
Cuisine: 
Indian
Course: 
Main Dish
Taste: 
Spicy
Feel: 
Rich
Dish: 
Curry
Interest: 
Holiday, Everyday, Healthy
Occasion: 
Wedding
Restriction: 
Vegetarian
Ingredient: 
Cheese, Vegetable
Preparation Time: 
15 Minutes
Cook Time: 
15 Minutes
Ready In: 
0 Minutes
Servings: 
4
Subtitle: 
Green peas and cheese curry

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15 Comments

meghna's picture
Looks good. waiting for your sizzling paneer recipe!
Addison's picture
Looks yummy
sonali's picture
thanks and it tastes delicious
Hyde.Ray's picture
Very cute boy! I am sure motherhood is great!
sonali's picture
yes it is! thanks
Taryn's picture
Umm... mouth watering. Reminds of me my Mama's Muttar Paneer. Very Good!
sonali's picture
Thank you so much for the great compliment!
master2006's picture
This matar paneer recipe is one of the best in world.
sonali's picture
Thanks for the nice comments.
ashi_srivastava's picture
hi when i hv opende the link for matar paneer onl ingedients are there. Whole receipe is not there
ashi_srivastava's picture
hi when i hv opende the link for matar paneer onl ingedients are there. Whole receipe is not there
sonali's picture
when I click I get the full recipe....may be there is some error....try again :)
shantihhh's picture
click on directions in the right side tab
michele's picture
I love paneer and have some cheese in the freezer. may I use butter instead of the ghee? Thank You for posting this recipe.
navina's picture
hi dis s navina...i wanna know wat s dove powder...