Restaurant style Paneer Matar Curry

restaurant style paneer matar curry

Creamy Paneer Matar Curry

How many of you used to order Paneer curry whenever you are eating from an Indian restaurant,??? Almost everyone loves this authentic Indian dishPaneer Matar Curry.. restaurant style paneer matar curry

Now let’s make this yummy Paneer Matar curry at home with the same richness and taste , anytime you feel like.. restaurant style paneer matar curry

This creamy Paneer Matar curry can be served with Chapathi/ Rice / any kind of bread..Last day i served it with Kerala APPAM..So a North Indian curry with the South Indian Appam:) restaurant style paneer matar curry


So here is the recipe:

Ingredients: restaurant style paneer matar curry

  • Paneer-250 grams
  • Peas-1/4 cup ( frozen or fresh ) I used frozen ones
  • Onion-1 big ( finely chopped)
  • Tomato-1 ( finely chopped )
  • Green chilly-2 ( chopped )
  • Cilantro leaves-a handful ( chopped)
  • Butter-1 spoon
  • Cumin seeds-a pinch
  • Red chilly powder-1+1/2 spoon
  • Kashmiri chilly powder-1/2 spoon
  • Turmeric powder-1/4 spoon
  • Garam masala powder-1/2 teaspoon
  • Cooking cream -4 spoon
  • Garlic -5 cloves ( crushed)
  • Salt-as per needed

How to make:

1)first heat the wok, add butter and splutter the cumin seeds.. Then add the onion and sauté well..let it cook for some time.. restaurant style paneer matar curry

2)now add salt , garlic ,green chilies.. Stir well..once the onion becomes transparent and soft, add tomatoes.. With the spatula crush the tomatoes well..this will make it to a paste like consistency. restaurant style paneer matar curry

3)now add all the spice powders.. Mix it well with the tomato-onion paste.. If needed add more salt and cook well.. Later add some water and then add peas.. Stir gently..and cook this for 2-3 minutes with lid closed.. restaurant style paneer matar curry

4)now add the paneer cubes and stir gently so that all the flavor gets mixed up..cook this for another 4 minutes with the lid closed on medium flame..

5)now open the lid and pour some more water.. Then cook well till the water content reduces .. Now add the key ingredient-fresh cooking cream.. Mix well and reduce the flame.. Add more cream if you need more curry..cook this for 3 minutes.. restaurant style paneer matar curry

6)sprinkle a handful of chopped cilantro leaves and off the flame!! restaurant style paneer matar curry

So our Restaurant style Paneer Matar curry is done!! I did it in less than 20 minutes.. restaurant style paneer matar curry

I always try to keep some frozen veggies stuff and fresh cooking cream in the refrigerator, so that I can cook something quickly at times..I’m taking this to Angie’s Fiesta Friday Party co-hosted by

So do give it a try and send me the pictures..

Njoy folks 😊!!

4 comments

  1. Nimmi this curry looks so creamy and flavorful! I love your steps showing how to make it too and your photos have me hungry.

  2. This looks delicious! One of the favorite dishes in our home!

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