Paneer Kali Mirch is a spicy yet delicious gluten-free dish made with aromatic spices. Pair it with homemade warm rotis or white rice to create a yummy wholesome meal tonight!
Paneer or cottage cheese is a staple in my household. Having it on the dinner menu once-a-week is a must. Brings an instant smile on everybody’s face. Besides being a universal favorite, it’s a great way to incorporate protein-packed paneer into our meal. Paneer Kali Mirch
The beauty of paneer is its muted flavor!
It has no substantial flavor of its own. In-fact, paneer has a unique quality of adopting the flavor of whatever its cooked with, making it an amazingly versatile and adaptive ingredient to experiment with.
You can cook all kinds of dishes with paneer. Be it the delectable –
- Methi Paneer recipe
- Kadai paneer
- Paneer ke sooley
- Paneer tikka masala
- Paneer croquettes
- Paneer pasanada
- Paneer burfi….. the list is endless!
Now onto the recipe!
Today’ recipe, Paneer Kali Mirch is very different than the other paneer recipes. It’s
- ready in less than an hour and
- makes a perfect lunch or dinner recipe!
For this recipe, paneer cubes are marinated briefly in thick yogurt and a blend of dry-roasted whole spices. Dry-roasted whole spices take this dish to a whole new level.
Meanwhile, a gravy is prepared using caramelized onion, ginger, garlic and tomatoes. Later, marinated paneer is added along with spices and cooked with enough water to make a thick gravy. Paneer’s bland taste helps enhance all the other flavors in the recipe. Stir in cashew paste and you are all set!
An amazingly d-licious recipe is ready that goes very well with any Indian bread or steamed rice.
Paneer Kali Mirch a simple recipe that comes together very quickly and will surely please many eyes and palates on the dinner table. It tastes even better the very next day and makes a great lunch.
This recipe feeds 4 but can be doubled to feed more. Perfect for family dinners, social gatherings, and potlucks.
I hope you give this recipe a try and if you happen to make it then share your yummy creations with me @facebook or tag me by using the hashtag #ruchiskitchen (one word) on social media. Would love to hear back from you and would love to see your yummy pictures!
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