Palak paneer
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Palak paneer recipe

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The internet is stored with filled with amazing facts and knowledge that recently revealed. Many of us inquire from me where paneer was invented? So, paneer is essentially made with cows milk and invented in Punjab, this is often also called “white cheese“. Today is all about paneer, a gorgeous recipe combined with spinach and that is called palak paneer recipe. One among the simplest recipe that each Indian people are crazy about.

Palak paneer recipe ingredients:

200-300 grams paneer
1 tbsp oil
¼ tsp cumin seeds
3-4 cloves
4-5 black peppercorns
1 bay leaf
2-3 chopped small onion
2-3 chopped garlic
2-3 chopped ginger
1 tsp roasted (crushed) coriander powder
½ tsp crushed kasoori meethi (Fenugreek)
½ tsp Turmeric powder
1 tsp red chilli powder
1 tbsp fresh cream
Salt to taste

For palak (spinach) pure

2 bunches of spinach (palak)
Chilled water


Cut of the stem of spinach and wash the leaves, boil the spinach leafs in pan for 2-3 minutes then directly transfer it into the chilled water. Remove the leafs from cooling water and transfer the leaves into a grinder and make a smooth paste or pure.

Palak purée

Methods of creating palak paneer recipe:

Step 1

Take a non-stick pan add oil with (bay leaves, black peppercorns, cloves, cumin seeds, chopped ginger) stear the ingredients for a few times to urge the raw smell off. After some minutes add chopped onion and garlic, sauté well on medium flame until they get translucent.

Palak paneer recipe

Step 2

When the onions get translucent add red chili powder, turmeric powder, Coriander powder, kasoori meethi and salt, now sauté well for a few more minutes to urge the spices mix well.

Step 2 masala

Step 3

Now add spinach (palak) pure within the pan and cook it for 2-3 minutes. After few seconds add fresh cream, cook till the oil comes up and float on the gravy.


Step 4

When the gravy is cooked and oil float, add cube sized paneer into the gravy pan and provides an honest mix. Make sure, the paneer don’t break while mixing.

Restaurant style Rogen for palak paneer:

Take another pan add ghee, 2 whole red chilli, add red chilli powder, cumin let the oil get completely hot and then spread the Rogen on the highest of the palak paneer.


Turn off the gas, transfer the palak paneer into a gorgeous dish, garnish it with some fresh cream and coriander sprig. Serve it hot to your family for dinner.

Palak paneer

Some trick and tips for palak paneer recipe:

1. When your transfer your spinach pure into the pan cook just for 2 more minutes, because spinach is boiled and half done.
2. If your wish to feature kewda in palak paneer there is no issue, but just a drop to urge the rounded smell not the taste.
3. Don’t burn the onions while cooking or it’ll provide bitter taste.
4. Rogen is what used out restaurants to bring more authentic taste in recipes.
5. You’ll also add butter in palak paneer within the starting steps, it makes gravy smooth and convey texture.

Facts about spinach:

Facts about spinach

1. Spinach belong to Amaranth family of plants.
2. Consuming spinach increases the eyesight.
3. The very best production of spinach is within the country china about 92% of world’s production.
4. Spinach leaves are mild diuretic and mild laxative.
5. Thinking to grow spinach in backyard, they grow best in cool and moist condition.

Indian texture and flavor are always good, the amazing combination of two unique dishes, street foods are just wow. Paneer invented in many forms like, paneer tikka, malai paneer and palak paneer.
Comment me and let me known how easy the recipe was for you? How you found on fact about spinach?

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