Palak paneer

Everyone’s favourite, healthy and nutritious. It can go with your daily meal.

  • Preparation time: 10 minutes
  • Cooking time: 10 minutes
  • Serves: 4


For the puree:

  • 2 bundles of spinach
  • ½ tsp ginger green chilli paste
  • ½ tsp turmeric powder
  • ½ tsp garam masala
  • 2 tbsp chopped onions
  • Salt to taste
  • 2 tbsp cream
  • 2 tbsp water
  • ½ tsp jeera
  • 2 tbsp oil


Other ingredients:

  • 400 grams paneer cubed
  • 1 tbsp olive oil


For the paneer:

  1. Saute the paneer in olive oil and keep it aside.


For the puree:

  1. Boil the spinach in hot water till it turns tender. Add a pinch of soda bi carbonate to retain the colour.
  2. Let it cool and process in a food processor with ginger and green chilli paste.
  3. Keep the puree aside.
  4. Heat the oil in a vessel add the jeera, turmeric powder, chopped onions, garam masala and saute for 15 seconds.
  5. Add the cream, spinach puree, water, salt to taste and cook for one minute.
  6. Add the paneer and cook for 2 minutes.
  7. Serve hot with naan or paratha.

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