Community Recipe: Paneer Makhani


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A good way to use the homemade cheese. Serves 1. People who love Butter Chicken will love this too.


  • 120 g Paneer cheese
  • 100 ml double cream
  • 2 tbsp butter
  • 300 ml tomato sauce
  • 1 g clove of garlic
  • 1 g small piece of ginger
  • 2 tbsp fresh coriander
  • 1/4 tsp chili
  • 1/4 tsp ground cumin
  • 1/4 tsp turmeric
  • 1 tsp garam masala
  • 1/2 tsp cumin seeds
  • 1/2 tsp fenugreek seeds
  • 1 tsp honey
  • 1 g salt and pepper

Step 1


chop garlic and ginger. Cut the cheese into bite size cubes.


Step 2


melt the butter in a pan and add garlic, ginger, cumin seeds, fenugreek seeds and garam masala, saute for 2 min, add the cheese and salt and pepper. When the cheese is warmed, get it out and set aside.


Step 3


pour in the tomato sauce and all the spices and cook until the tomato sauce thickens a bit, add the cream and stir well, add the cheese cubes and warm them again. Finish with coriander and serve either with Naan bread or Basmati rice

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