Jan 4, 2012

Aloo Matar Paneer

Aloo Mattar Paneer is a one of popular recipe of North Indian restaurant. Aloo Matar Paneer Recipe is a classic Indian curry. It is a tasty and spicy combination of aloo, matar and paneer.


Potatoes : 4-5, peeled and cubed)
Cottage cheese (Paneer) : 200 gms, cubed
Fresh Mattar(Peas) : 100 gms
Onion : 1, finely chopped
Tomato : 2, finely chopped
Ginger-garlic paste : 1 1/2 tsp
Cumin seeds : 1 tsp
Bay leaves : 1-2
Cashew nuts : 1 tbsp  

Kashmiri red chili powder : 1 tsp
Turmeric powder : 1 tsp
Cumin-coriander powder : 1 tsp
Garam Masala Powder : 1tsp
Sugar : 1/4 tsp
Salt to taste
Oil : 3 tbsp
Butter : 1 cube for garnishing
hot water As needed


Grind tomatoes and make a paste. Peel and cut potato in to medium size pieces.

Heat oil in a pan, Shallow fry paneer and potatoes, until they become golden brown in color and drain them.

In the same oil, add cumin seeds and bay leaves,sauté till lightly browned then add chopped onion, fry till golden brown.

Now add gingar-garlic paste and tomato paste, cook for 2-3 mins. Then add all spice powder except garam masala powder, salt and sugar, mix well.

When masala is done well then add fried paneer,aloo, fresh matar, cashew nut powder and mix well with masala, cover and cook for 5 minutes.

Now add ½ cup of hot water in it and let the mixture come to boil. Cook covered for 6-7minutes until gravy becomes thick. Sprinkle garam masala powder.

Serve hot with roti and any type of paratha.

Garnish with cubed butter.

Sending this to Veena's "HLI-Peas" event



  1. Happy new year.. this is very yummy n falvorful dish perfect with indian breads..adding cashew nut powder shd hv enhanced the taste a lot..

  2. Very yummy gravy...perfect with rotis...Love anything that has paneer in it.

  3. An all time party fav..Looks mouthwatering ;)

    Happy new year to u!!!

    Prathima Rao
    Prats Corner

  4. An all time favourite recipe at my place..looking very tempting and colurful...nice recipe..

  5. Tempting gravy..perfect with rotis..

  6. Simply delicious and mouth watering aloo mutter paneer. Wonderfully prepared.

    Hamaree Rasoi

  7. Delicious..Yummy one to try it asap


  8. Looks so tasty! May this new year bring more joy and happiness for you and family!


  9. Delish luking Aloo Mata Paneer Gravy Dear. Happy and delish Newyear 2012!

  10. yummy looking aloo matar paneer.....happy new year once again

  11. wow...lovely gravy...super tempting

  12. Wish you and your family a very Happy New Year.
    Looks yummy and delicious.

  13. Yum yum,thats an incredible combo,makes me hungry.

  14. Never tried aloo and paneer and peas, it's either matar paneer or aloo matar, will try this out, looks very delicious..

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  16. should cashew nuts be fried before making the paste?

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