Savoury Cottage Cheese-Paneer Nuggets

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Total Time:
15-30 minutes
Serves: 4
Nutrition facts:

240 calories, 9 grams fat

Difficulty: Easy

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  • 300 g - cottage cheese/paneer
  • 1 tsp - ginger paste
  • 1 tsp - garlic paste
  • 2 tsp - red chilli powder
  • 2 tsp - lemon juice
  • 1 tsp - spice powder/garam masala
  • salt to taste
  • Oil for frying

How to Make Savoury Cottage Cheese-Paneer Nuggets

  • Cut the cottage cheese/paneer into half-inch cubes.
  • Mix the garlic paste, ginger paste, red chilli powder, lemon juice, garam masala powder/all spice powder, salt together and marinate the cottage cheese pieces with this mixture for 1 hour.
  • Heat oil in a pan and fry the cottage cheese/paneer nuggets a little at a time till golden brown.
  • Serve hot with tomato sauce and mint chutney or onion rings and lemon wedges.