Achari Paneer Recipe -Spicy Pickled Paneer Gravy

Ingredients

200 grams Paneer (Homemade Cottage Cheese) 1 tablespoon Oil To Be ground to paste 2 Onion , chopped 3 cloves Garlic 1 inch Ginger 2 tablespoons Pachranga Pickle , with masala 1 teaspoon Fennel seeds (Saunf) Spice 1 teaspoon Red Chilli powder 1 teaspoon Turmeric powder (Haldi) 1/2 teaspoon Coriander Powder (Dhania) 1/2 teaspoon Garam masala powder Water , as required 1-1/2 cups Homemade tomato puree 1 teaspoon Honey Salt , to taste 1/4 cup Fresh cream 1/4 tablespoon Kasuri Methi (Dried Fenugreek Leaves)

INSTRUCTIONS

To begin making the Achari Paneer recipe, grind all the ingredients to be ground into a paste - onion, ginger, garlic, pachranga pickle and fennel seeds.

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Heat oil in a pan; add the ground paste and saute until the raw smell goes away and the oil starts separating. This will take about 3 to 4 minutes.

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Add the red chilli powder, turmeric powder, coriander powder and garam masala and saute into the masala.

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 Stir in the tomato puree, salt, honey and cream. Give it a brisk boil.

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You can add a little water if needed according to your preference and simmer the achari paneer masala for about 4 to 5 minutes so the flavors get combined well into the masala. 

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Once done, garnish Achari Paneer with Kasuri Methi leaves, check the taste and adjust the salt and spices accordingly and serve.

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Serve Achari Paneer with Whole Wheat Lachha Paratha or Jeera Rice ,Lauki Raita and Apple Mawa Kheer for a weekend lunch.

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