Sunday, July 18, 2010

Matar Paneer Pulao / Paneer Peas Pulao

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This pulav is a special recipe of Paneer and Mutter. And this delicious rice dish is an Indian favorite and reserves  a special place in party and in special occasions.  The combination of mutter and paneer, with masala ingredients gives rich aroma and tastes yummyyy…! All paneer lovers like me are sure to enjoy this mouthwatering rice dish with any spicy gravy and crispy potato chips!!
Here is the easy recipe of  spicy mutter paneer pulav for you to give a try…:)
Ingredients:
  • Biryani rice                    - 2 cups
  • Onion                           - 2
  • Paneer                          - 1 packet
  • Mutter / peas                 - ½ cup
  • Ghee                            - 1 tbsp
  • Oil                                - 3 tbsp
  • Ginger garlic paste        - 1 tbsp
  • Green chilly                   - 3 to 4
  • Cashew                         - 5
  • Salt to taste
  • Coriander leaves
For seasoning:
  • Cinnamon                     - 1 stick
  • Bay leaf                        - 1
  • Black cardamom           - 2
  • Cloves                          - 2
  • Cumin seeds                 - 1 tsp
Method:
  1. Wash and soak rice for 10 mins. Strain and reserve.
  2. Heat 1 tbsp ghee in a heavy bottom pan.
  3. Sauté paneer pieces to golden brown in low medium flame.
  4. Drain and set it aside.
  5. In the same pan, add some more oil and heat it.
  6. Season with  cumin, cinnamon, bay leaf, black cardamom and cloves.
  7. Allow to splutter.
  8. Add chopped  onion, fry to light pink.
  9. Now add ginger garlic paste, green chilly, peas and salt.
  10. Toss well. Add biryani rice and fry for about 5 mins, till good aroma comes out.
  11. Taste and adjust salt and seasonings.
  12. Add 3 ½ cups of water and cook the rice.
  13. Remove from heat, add ghee roasted paneer pieces.
  14. Combine gently and garnish with freshly chopped coriander leaves and golden cashew.
  1. Serve hot with Chhole masala, Pepper Chicken or Raitha...!!!
With Love,

56 comments:

  1. yummy pulav... very tempting cliks luks delicious

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  2. Nice idea combining paneer with rice!

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  3. finger licking pulao ...looks awesome ..i love this combo but never tried ...love to do it soon ..jay i am feeling hungry by seeing ur delicious pulao :)

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  4. hey jay,

    i just followed you and you are about to make a double century..congrats in advance : )

    Satya
    http://www.superyummyrecipes.com

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  5. Amazing ..I m loving the pilav...

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  6. Pulav sounds too gud,love the combo...

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  7. beautiful combo, looks inviting

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  8. this pilaf looks delicious jay..

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  9. Jay..Great looking mutter paneer pulao..That rice has cooked so so well...Looks so impressive..

    Love
    Suji

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  10. Delicious combo jay...yum

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  11. Mattar paneer pulav looks delicious Jay.

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  12. Dear Friends,
    Thanx for your loving comments..Hope u having a wonderful day...:)

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  13. Nice dish dear...looks yummy and the pics make me mouthwatering !!!

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  14. I always love one pot meal.... i m not a big fan of paneer though .... I love peas :)

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  15. Hy Sathya,
    Thanx for the follow dear...!
    Its nice to hear from u...Your comments are real energy booster for me to
    keep blogging.
    You have a lovely space with lots of
    yummilicious food recipes...I 'll need
    some time to drool thro' it...!

    Once again thanx for your valuable comments..!

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  16. Hy Sadhana, Aps,
    Thanx a bunch of stopping by my little space & ur sweet sweet comments...!

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  17. Will pass dis recipe to mom..Ideal for my sis`s lunch box...

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  18. Hi Jay,
    How was your weekend? this one pot meal looks very inviting and yummy.

    Deepa
    Hamaree Rasoi

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  19. Looks fab....yummy platter...just so perfect Jay

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  20. Thanks for your nice comment!
    I am glad to discover your blog, too!
    This pulao recipe looks delicious. I love matar paneer!

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  21. thats just my kind of recipe. you wont believe atleast 3-4 times in a week
    I cook this kinda one pot meals. this one is super droolworthy and bookmarked.

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  22. I have been craving chana masala...This would be a perfect dish to serve with it.

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  23. indeed its a rich and flavoured pulav...

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  24. Finger licking dish, am inviting myself to ur place..delicious pulao..

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  25. Sure, it serves great as lunch box dish Prats.

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  27. Dear Priti, Sweetartichoke, sayantani, Bo, suma,

    Thanx for passing by my blog & leaving ur sweet words..!

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  28. Hello Priya,
    U r always welcome dear...!

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  29. tempting pulao...nice click

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  30. Love to eat this now...Yummy pulao...

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  31. lemme have that plate full of delicious pulao. Looks mouthwatering

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  32. This would make a satisfying meal at any time: appealing to the eyes and surely to the belly!

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  33. pulav looks delicious Jay. First time here. You have a nice collection of recipes and lovely clicks. Added you in my blogroll. When you get a time do visit my blog

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  34. anything with panner makes me drool. This mutter paneer pulo looks awesome

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  35. i love this combo, and am sure i would love this too

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  36. absolutley loved this combo...wil surely make this smoetime....yummy

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  37. absolutley loved this combo...wil surely make this smoetime....yummy

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  38. absolutley loved this combo...wil surely make this smoetime....yummy

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  39. hi Vani,
    Thank you for visiting my blog. It means a world when someone leaves inspiring words !!
    I like your recipe and presentation too .... makes the food drool worthy !
    Could not add myself in your follower list .... seems there is some problem.
    Also could not see u in mine.

    Cheers n Happy Cooking !
    Satrupa
    http://satrupa-foodforthought.blogspot.com

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  40. Hi Jay, thanks for stopping by my blog! Your dish looks delicious!

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  41. Looks so colorful n yummy !!!

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  42. That's wonderful rice..Kids will surely love it !!!

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  43. Hola!! Me llamo gloria y soy de España, acabo de descubrir tu blog y me encanta tu cocina.
    Quizá sea dificil encontrar los ingredientes de tus recetas pero haré lo que pueda para realizarlas.
    Un beso

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  44. Hey, that is a lovely looking pulav :)

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  45. really delicious and healthy pulav.. nice color

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  46. Lovely and comfort food for any day.

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  47. Thank u for my visiting my blog. I would like to hear your comments. Love to see you often...!

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  48. Wow Jay,

    You've got an awsome blog. Congratulations.

    From now on, I'm your follower.
    You've got a lot of thing to show me.

    Regards from Madrid, Spain.

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  49. Hy Itzi,
    Thanx for coming here n liking the new recipes. Thank u for the follow and for ur inspiring words...!
    Let me have a visit at your space too...:)

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  50. All I need is one plate of this yummy pulav! I am really craving for it !

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  51. A very quick n easy recipe,tried as soon as I saw.Came out very well.My chidren loved it!Thanx Jay

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  52. thanks for your sweet notes..:)

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