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Paneer kurma recipe

Paneer kurma recipe | South Indian style paneer kurma recipe with full video and step by step pictures.

Usually, we make North Indian gravies with Paneer. There are a lot of varieties of paneer recipes. I have posted many recipes in Jeyashris kitchen. Kurma is a South Indian-based gravy. The main flavor for kurma comes by combining fennel seeds and coconut.

I have posted a few varieties of kurma recipes in Jeyashris kitchen. Paneer kurma is a versatile one where the North Indian ingredient is cooked in South Indian-based coconut masala. We are adding cashew nuts in this gravy a rich taste to the kurma. You can replace it with 1 tbsp of roasted gram dal too.

This kurma pairs very well with roti, parotta, and poori. Apart from this, we can serve this kurma as a side dish for vegetable biryani and kuska too.

Also check out Peas kurma recipe, Restaurant style potato kurma, Idli dosa kurma, Vellai kurma, No onion no garlic veg kurma, Chana kurma, and Nilgiri kurma recipe.

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Paneer kurma recipe

South Indian style paneer kurma recipe
Course Main Course
Cuisine Indian, South Indian
Keyword paneer recipes,, recipes using paneer, side dish for roti
Prep Time 10 minutes
Cook Time 25 minutes
Total Time 35 minutes
Servings 4
Author Jeyashri suresh

Ingredients

  • 2 cups Paneer cubes
  • 1 onion
  • 1 tomato
  • 6 garlic cloves
  • 3 tbsp coconut
  • 1 green chili
  • 1 tsp fennel seeds
  • 6 cashew nuts
  • 1 red chili powder
  • ½ tsp coriander powder
  • ½ cup water
  • 1 tbsp oil
  • ¾ cup milk
  • Salt as needed

Instructions

  • In a pan add 1/2 tbsp oil and add 1 roughly chopped onions, garlic and 1 green chili.
  • Saute till the onions turn slightly brown.
  • Switch off the flame.
  • Add 1 chopped tomato, 3 tsp coconut, fennel seeds, red chili powder, coriander powder and little salt.
  • Combine well and cool completely.
  • Grind this into a fine paste.
  • In a pan add ½ tbsp oil and add the ground paste.
  • Cook for 2 minutes and add ½ cup of water.
  • Mix well and add the paneer cubes.
  • Ensure the paneer is in room temperature.
  • Now add the milk. Always use room temperature milk and not hot milk.
  • Check for salt now.
  • Mix well and cook for 2 minutes.
  • Do not over boil after adding the milk. It may get curdled.
  • Switch off and add finely chopped coriander leaves.
  • Paneer kurma is ready.
  • You can serve this with phulkas, chapathi, parotta and kuska too.

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Notes

1. Adding fennel seeds gives a nice flavour to the kurma, so do not skip this.
2. Paneer kurma pairs well with veg biryani and poori too.
  • In a pan add 1/2 tbsp oil and add 1 roughly chopped onions, garlic and 1 green chili.
  • Saute till the onions turn slightly brown.
  • Switch off the flame.
Paneer-kurma
  • Add 1 chopped tomato, 3 tsp coconut, fennel seeds, red chili powder, coriander powder and little salt.
  • Combine well and cool completely.
PAneer- kurma
  • Grind this into a fine paste.
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  • In a pan add ½ tbsp oil and add the ground paste.
  • Cook for 2 minutes and add ½ cup of water.
  • Mix well and add the paneer cubes.
  • Ensure the paneer is at room temperature
  • Now add the milk. Always use room temperature milk and not hot milk.
  • Check for salt now.
  • Mix well and cook for 2 minutes.
  • Do not over boil after adding the milk. It may get curdled.
  • Switch off and add finely chopped coriander leaves.
  • Paneer kurma is ready.
  • You can serve this with phulkas, chapathi, parotta and kuska too.
Paneer - kurma
  1. Adding fennel seeds gives a nice flavour to the kurma, so do not skip this.
  2. Paneer kurma pairs well with veg biryani and poori too.

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  1. Paneer kurma looks creamy. looks like it is weasy to make. never tried till now. But it can also be another variation for our regular subzi with roti. love it.

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