My recipe for today promises to do that too.That feeling of warming-up to an unmatched aroma of a medley of spices and flavors that sing a soft tune, a tune of deliciousness!
What are the ingredients, you ask?Well, Paneer with colored peppers stir-fried using curried spices.It can range from mild to hot and very hot depending on your taste.Its very tasty and a quick way of making dishes Indian style without having to spend a long time, which makes for a perfect weeknight meal!Also good for potlucks and gatherings;
- as an appetizer alongside a crusty bread
- as a filling inside a tortilla
- as a filling inside a puff pastry
- can aslo be served as a main dish
Paneer Jalfrezi (Indian style Paneer/Pepper Stir Fry)
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Paneer-400 gms (easily available at your Indian Grocer’s)
Onions-1 large sliced
Green peppers-1 medium sliced
Red Peppers-1 medium sliced
Ginger-garlic paste-1 tbsp
Tomato puree-1 cup
Ground Cumin-2 tsp
Ground Coriander-2 tsp
Garam masala-1 tsp
Red chilli powder-1 tsp
Green Chillies-2 chopped
Oil- 3 tbsp
Salt- to taste
In a wok heat oil and add the onions.Add the green chillies.Fry for about 2 mins and add ginger-garlic paste.Fry for a minute.Add cumin, coriander , garam masala and red chilli powders.Cook for another minute and add the peppers and the paneer.Add salt and cook for about 5 minutes, until the peppers are shiny and paneer is soft enough.Add the tomato puree and cook for another 2 minutes.Check the seasonings and garnish with coriander.Serve hot with naans, rotis or parathas.
My friend Sonali from Only Fish Recipes has awarded me the Versatile Blogger Award!Thanks so much Sonali!She has an amazing collection of fish recipes that will make you drool!!Please visit her blog to check out her fish recipes!
I will nominate other bloggers in my next post!
Also linking this entry to #Indianfoodpalooza a wonderful celebration of Indian Food hosted by Indian Simmer,Creative Culinary and The Colors of Indian Cooking !!!Please join in the fun event if you have made and posted an Indian dish from 1st-31st of March.There are prizes to be won!!