Paneer Butter Masala – North Indian Style

by sonaliS
Paneer mixed in whole green gram dal using butter
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Cuisine North Indian
Prep Time 20 minutes
Servings
people
Ingredients
For seasoning:
  • Butter - 2 tbsp
  • Garlic pods - 3 nos
  • Ginger Paste - 1 tsp
  • Cloves(Grambu) - 3 nos
  • Cinnamonpowder(Karugaptta) - 1/2 tsp
Cuisine North Indian
Prep Time 20 minutes
Servings
people
Ingredients
For seasoning:
  • Butter - 2 tbsp
  • Garlic pods - 3 nos
  • Ginger Paste - 1 tsp
  • Cloves(Grambu) - 3 nos
  • Cinnamonpowder(Karugaptta) - 1/2 tsp
Votes: 13
Rating: 5
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Instructions
  1. Pressure cook whole green gam dal.
  2. Cut onions lengthwise (thin pieces) and tomatoes into small pieces.
  3. Heat butter in a pan.
  4. Add ginger, garlic, cloves and cinnamon. Fry for few minutes.
  5. Add onions and fry till it becomes soft.
  6. Add chopped tomatoes.
  7. Sprinkle turmeric powder, coriander powder and chilly powder.
  8. Pour 1/2 cup of water with the cooked green gram dal.
  9. Add coconut, salt and sugar. Cover the pan and bring it to boil.
  10. Finally, add paneer cubes and cook for few minutes.
  11. Garnish with coriander leaves.
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12 comments

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Seema December 14, 2009 - 11:40 pm

Wow I am making this recipe for the first time and it is yummm… thanks for posting this …..

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nithya May 1, 2010 - 12:10 pm

A very good recipe..easy to prepare..

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Shubhasridhar April 6, 2006 - 12:00 am

Some thing different ha..!!!!

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reshma May 11, 2006 - 12:00 am

Tooooooooooooooooooooooooooo gooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooood

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Rajesh September 25, 2005 - 12:00 am

Yummy one. Thanx for the recipe.

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rajitha December 15, 2009 - 9:27 am

hi!!!!!! tried paneer for the first time this is a very good recipe…..came out well…thanks sonali.

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Nimmy July 30, 2011 - 5:41 pm

Excellent recipe. Thanks Sonali.

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Ashok November 1, 2012 - 8:39 am

Recipe come out very good…

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Sara September 8, 2008 - 12:00 am

HEY…im newly married and recipes fm this site has worked wonders in my kitchen. Thank you so much for this paneer recipe. my husband loves paneer but i hadnt ever made it.this was my 1st attempt n the end result is simply awesome!!!keep up d good work.cheers!!

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Sara September 8, 2008 - 12:00 am

Thanks a ton 🙂

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sr April 2, 2008 - 12:00 am

It was really good and tasty

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kumar October 2, 2007 - 12:00 am

mm it`s very good

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