PANEER KURMA

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PANEER KURMA

Cottage cheese cooked in rich creamy sauce :)

For this gravy you need

15 - 20 nos. of paneer cubes 
1/2 tsp. of dry fenugreek leaves
2 onions
2 green chillies
3 tomatoes
1 tsp. of aniseed
1 bay leaf
1" cinnamon stick 
5 nos. of cashews
1/2 tsp of turmeric powder
1 tsp. of chilli powder
2 tsp. of coriander powder
1/2 tsp. of garam masala powder
1/2 cup of fresh cream
Salt
Oil/Ghee

For Grinding

5 tsp. of grated coconut
10 nos. of cashews and badam

Soak the cashews and badam in milk for 30 mins.

Grind them to a smooth paste.
Preparation

Heat oil in a pan, add the aniseed , bay leaf, and cinnamon, saute them.

Add the chopped onions, saute until they turn translucent.

Add green chillies,saute for a  min.

Add the  tomatoes and cashews along with turmeric ,coriander,chilli and garam masala powders. Mix them well.  saute them well until  the tomatoes gets cooked well.

Allow it to cool and grind them to a smooth paste adding little water.

In a wide pan add a tsp. of ghee pour the grinded paste.

Add  the fenugreek leaves, allow it to cook  for 3 mins in medium flame

Now add the grinded coconut paste and cook for bout 5 - 10 mins.

Finally add the cream and the paneer cubes along with salt,mix them gently .when it boils switch off the flame.

Tasty Paneer Kurma is ready to serve...


Serve this delicious paneer kurma with Chapathi's and enjoy :)

Aruna Manikandan

I am a passionate cook and love to experiment various cuisines , in my kitchen. This blog is my humble attempt to register a copy of recipes that I learn and try . Feel free to experiment with my recipes and adjust accordingly to suit your taste and requirements.Hope you enjoy :)

40 Comments

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  1. never attempted kurma with paneer cubes. looks niceand creamy

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  2. This is just super yummy... looks so rich... Just what I need right now...super...
    Reva

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  3. This looks very creamy and delicious, a perfect side dish with roti's.

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  4. I love paneer and this looks so tempting!

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  5. Wow the gravy looks so creamy and rich. Perfect to have this with nan.

    Deepa
    Hamaree Rasoi

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  6. Sounds delicious.
    I noticed that you have not used cardamom in the recipe for the Qurma/Kurma; any special reason?

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  7. Super yummy Kurma..looks creamy and perfect.

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  8. Paneer kurma is looks so tasty and delightful... Wonderful clicks and love the green theme in ur pic!!

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  9. Nice idea of making panner kurma,loved it...

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  10. Sounds yummy and am sure it will be a perfect side dish with rotis naans and all ryt?

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  11. rich n creamy n delicious..loved it!

    US Masala

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  12. yummmmmmmmmmmmmmmy and mouth watering kurma.

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  13. I am drooling over your last pic..Paneer kurma looks so rich and creamy..Yum Yum!!

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  14. Rich looking kurma, soo inviting..

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  15. I love white kurma's sooooooooooo much ..Aruna this is really making me drool.. Perfect for rotis and spicy pulao's... yumm yumm

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  16. looks delicious..luved the idea of using coconut,badam and cashews all together for paste...very rich and creamy indeed...bookmarked !

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  17. wow...amazing kurma..its making me hungry now...can u please pass that plate of chapathi with kurma to me... :)

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  18. Rich and delicious kurma. Looks so nice.
    Thank you for posting.
    rani

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  19. Such a creamy kurma, luv it totally

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  20. This will go very well with hot puffed pooris, would love to try this. Kurma with paneer sounds exotic.

    FOODELICIOUS

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  21. Creamy and yummy kurma,my kid luvs it..

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  22. looking so inviting and yummy!

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  23. have never tried the whiter version yet.....simply superb :)

    Lavanya

    www.lavsblog.com

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  24. Looks delicious and rich. Nice paneer dish.

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  25. finger licking Dish. Keep Posting :)

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  26. Looks delicious.. Love the pictures.. Thanks for sharing..

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