Paneer Chilli

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Total Time:
15-30 minutes
Serves:4
Rated 5 based on 100 votes
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Cuisine: Indian Recipe
Technique: Saute Recipe
Difficulty: Medium

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Ingredients

  • 500 g - Paneer (cottage cheese)
  • few drops red colour
  • 2 tbsp - Corn flour
  • oil for deep frying
  • For the Sauce:
  • 2 to 3 tbsp - oil
  • 1.5 tbsp - coarsely ground Garlic
  • 2 to 3 tsp - soya sauce
  • 2 tsp - white Vinegar
  • 3 Green chillies (slit)
  • 3 dry Red Chillies (broken)
  • 1 Capsicum (cut into strips)
  • pinch ajinomotto
  • few drops red colour
  • 1 cup - water
  • 1 tsp - Corn flour dissolved in ½ cup water

How to Make Paneer Chilli

  • Cut the paneer into 1.5 cubes.
  • Gently rub colour on the paneer cubes.
  • Coat the paneer cubes with corn flour and deep-fry in hot oil till golden. Keep aside.
  • For the sauce:
  • Heat oil in a pan.
  • Add garlic, green and red chillies.
  • Saute for 2-3 mins.
  • Add soya sauce, vinegar, ajinomoto and few drops of red colour.
  • Add one cup water and bring it to a boil. Mix well.
  • In a half cup water dissolve 1 tsp corn flour. Mix well.
  • Ensure no lumps are formed.
  • Add the corn flour solution to the sauce.
  • Simmer for few minutes till the sauce begins to boil.
  • Add the paneer pieces and capsicums.
  • Simmer for few minutes till the sauce thickens.
  • Serve hot immediately.