Home Made Paneer

Paneer is a fresh, unsalted white cheese. It requires no ageing or culturing, and is very easy to make at home. It is very versatile, and an all-time favourite of kids

Home Made Paneer

Paneer is a fresh, unsalted white cheese. It requires no ageing or culturing, and is very easy to make at home. It is very versatile, and an all-time favourite of kids

Category : Vegetarian, Others

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By Sobha Kesavan

Published On: 03 Jul 2015

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1 Hours
Served : 3
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Ingredients

  • Full Cream Milk - 1 Litre
    Lemon (Normal size) - 1 No.

Directions (Click image to enlarge it)

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Step 1 Home Made Paneer Recipe

Step 1

Boil the Milk

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Step 2 Home Made Paneer Recipe

Step 2

Take the juice from Lemon and keep it ready separately

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Step 3 Home Made Paneer Recipe

Step 3

When the Milk is well boiled, add the Lemon juice and stir it well

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Step 4 Home Made Paneer Recipe

Step 4

Continue to boil the milk in low flame and stir it

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Step 5 Home Made Paneer Recipe

Step 5

After about 3-5 minutes of adding the lemon juice in the boiled milk and stirring it continuously, the solid curds part from the green and watery whey.

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Step 6 Home Made Paneer Recipe

Step 6

Take a sieve (arippa) and put a piece of thin white cloth on it

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Step 7 Home Made Paneer Recipe

Step 7

When complete solid curds part from the green and watery whey, put off the
stove and change the watery whey and solid curd into the cloth kept on the sieve and allow to cool it.

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Step 8 Home Made Paneer Recipe

Step 8

Press the solid curd/Paneer with a spoon so that the watery whey will be removed from the curd/paneer.

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Step 9 Home Made Paneer Recipe

Step 9

Wrap the solid curd/Paneer with a thin cloth

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Step 10 Home Made Paneer Recipe

Step 10

Keep the wrapped solid curd/Paneer in the sieve

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Step 11 Home Made Paneer Recipe

Step 11

Put some heavy material on top of this cloth to squeeze out the moisture from the solid curd/Paneer

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Step 12 Home Made Paneer Recipe

Step 12

After about half an hour, open the cloth and the pure Paneer will be ready

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Step 13 Home Made Paneer Recipe

Step 13

Cut this Paneer in small pieces (or as required) and it can be used for making various recipes

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