Paneer (cottage cheese/soya paneer) kofta curry

Ingredient:

For kofta:

For curry:

  • Cumin seed: 1 teaspoon
  • Tomato: 1 no. (Medium)
  • Onion: 1 no. (Medium)
  • Cashew nut: 8-10 no. (Soaked in milk)
  • Chili powder: 1 teaspoon
  • Coriander powder: 1  teaspoon
  • Turmeric powder: half teaspoon
  • Salt: 1 teaspoon
  • Garam masala powder: half teaspoon
  • Fresh coriander leaf: 50 gm
  • Mustard Oil/any cooking oil: 3 tablespoon
  • Butter: 20 gm optional.

Preparation:

  1. Grind the cashew nut and make paste.
  2. Chop the onion, and make paste.
  3. Chop the tomatoes and make paste.
  4. Chop coriander leaves.

Method:

For making kofta:

  1. Crumble/grate the Paneer, and kneed well.
  2. Mix salt and corn flour.
  3. Divide into 8-10 parts, and Make Paneer balls.
  4. Grind Chana dal with garlic, add salt and chill powder.
  5. Divide into 8-10 parts.
  6. Spread Paneer ball on the palm and stuff 1 part of Chana dal.
  7. Fold it in the shape of kofta. Keep aside.
  8. Repeat till all is done.
  9.  Heat the oil in a kadhai and deep fry the kofta (ball) till it turns golden brown in colour from all sides. Keep aside.

For making curry:

  1.  Take a fry pan.  Heat the oil, put cumin seed, bay leaf. Sputter it for few seconds.
  2. Add onion paste and saute on high flame till golden brown.
  3. Add grated tomato and continue to saute for 3-5 minutes.
  4. Add chilly, turmeric, salt and coriander powder, Stir it.
  5. Add cashew nut paste.
  6. Stir and fry on low flame.
  7. Add 200 ml water slowly and cover the lid.
  8. Cook on lower flame and boil it.
  9. Add Garam masala powder. Put fried kofta and cover it.
  10. Put off the flame.
  11. Add butter in it.
  12. You can serve it after 5 minutes.
  13. Garnish with coriander leaves.
  14. Serve hot with roti, poori, naan, or bread.
    Paneer (cottage cheese/soya paneer) kofta curry

    Paneer (cottage cheese/soya paneer) kofta curry

    Ingredients

    Ingredients

    Ingredients

    Ingredients

    Grind Chana dal

    Grind Chana dal

    Mix salt and corn flour

    Mix salt and corn flour

    Make paneer balls

    Make paneer balls

    Spread 1paneer ball on the palm

    Spread 1paneer ball on the palm

    stuff 1 part of Chana dal.

    stuff 1 part of Chana dal.

    Fold it

    Fold it

    Fold it

    Fold it

    Fold it in the shape of kofta

    Fold it in the shape of kofta

    Ingredients

    Ingredients

    deep fry the kofta

    deep fry the kofta

    deep fry the kofta

    deep fry the kofta

    Ingredients

    Ingredients

    .  Heat the oil, put cumin seed, bay leaf

    . Heat the oil, put cumin seed, bay leaf

    Add onion paste

    Add onion paste

    Add onion paste

    Add onion paste

    Add chilly, turmeric, salt and coriander powder

    Add chilly, turmeric, salt and coriander powder

    Stir and fry on low flame

    Stir and fry on low flame

    Add 200 ml water

    Add 200 ml water

    Cook on lower flame and boil it

    Cook on lower flame and boil it

    Paneer (cottage cheese/soya paneer) kofta

    Paneer (cottage cheese/soya paneer) kofta

    Paneer (cottage cheese/soya paneer) kofta curry

    Paneer (cottage cheese/soya paneer) kofta curry

    Paneer (cottage cheese/soya paneer) kofta curry

    Paneer (cottage cheese/soya paneer) kofta curry

    Paneer (cottage cheese/soya paneer) kofta curry

    Paneer (cottage cheese/soya paneer) kofta curry

    Paneer (cottage cheese/soya paneer) kofta curry

    Paneer (cottage cheese/soya paneer) kofta curry   

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