Paneer & Peas Kurma Recipe

Can use Fried baby potatoes instead of cottage cheese. very less oil needed.
Paneer & Peas Kurma picture


Preparation Time20 MinCooking Time10 Min
Ready In30 MinDifficulty LevelVery Easy
Health IndexHealthyServings3
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Recipe Story

this is my favorite recipe. easy to make and yummy to taste... it goes well with oiled chapathis or even with biryani or other rice items..


 Peas1⁄2 Cup (8 tbs) (cooked)
 Paneer1 1⁄2 Cup (24 tbs), cubed
 Curds1 Cup (16 tbs) (fresh thick)
 Bay leaves2
 Cinnamon2 Inch
 Garlic flakes7 Gram
 Chilli powder1 1⁄2 Teaspoon
 Coriander powder1 Tablespoon (Dhania)
 Tomato puree1⁄4 Cup (4 tbs)


Peel & slice onions into medium sized pieces.
Fry it in little oil till it turns brown.
When it attains room temperature, grind it to smooth paste & mix fresh whipped curds.
Deep fry paneer cubes.
Put it in lukewarm water till required.
Heat oil in a pan, add garam masala, spices, chopped garlic & ground onion paste.
Stir in reduced flame till oil floats on top.
Add dania powder, chilli pwdr, salt & tomato puree.
Cook for few minutes, add peas & fried paneer cubes.
Remove from fire when it comes to boiling point.
Serve hot garnished with chopped coriander leaves.


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veg foodie says :

This is almost a new discovery for me... what is a kurma exactly... this looks lovely.. I love paneer so I wanna make this soon and it seems easy too... It seems good enough for dinner parties also :) glad to find this
Posted on: 21 August 2009 - 11:01pm