Sunday, September 05, 2010

Paneer Pakora ( Cottage Cheese Fritters )

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I tried today, one of the popular Indian recipe,  Paneer Pakora, and it came on really good.  This is one of the variety of delicious snacks, which tantalizes the taste buds. This simple pakora delicacy is prepared with paneer chunks coated with besan flour, spice pwds and deep fried to golden crisp. This serves best as a tea time snack or a starter before the main course.
Am glad to share my favorite Paneer Pakora Recipe with you here…
Ingredients:
  • Paneer                                      - 250 g
  • Gram / chickpea / besan flour    - 1 cup
  • Red chilly pwd                          - 1 tsp
  • Mango pwd                               - ½ tsp
  • Roasted cumin pwd                   - ½ tsp
  • Garam masala pwd                    - ½ tsp
  • Oil to fry
  • Salt to taste
Method:
  1. Cut paneer into thick medium sized square shaped pieces.
  2. Prepare green chutney and keep ready.
  3. Remove a small portion of paneer from the centre top and fill it with green chutney.
  4. In  a bowl, mix,  gram flour, red chilly pwd, mango pwd, roasted cumin pwd, garam masala pwd and salt.
  5. Add little water and beat the mixture to form a thick  & smooth batter.
  6. Heat oil in a deep frying pan.
  7. Dip the paneer pieces, into the batter and deep fry on medium heat.
  8. Fry the paneer pakora, until it turns golden brown.
  9. Drain on paper towels
  1. Serve hot with tomato ketchup or any fresh chutney.
This recipe participates in my own event “ Letz Relishh –  Paneer

33 comments:

  1. Hi Jay,

    hmmm...yummy paneerrrrr...will do my best to participate!!

    Sameena@

    www.myeasytocookrecipes.blogspot.com

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  2. luks amazing jay,will try this...Iam sure kids love it.

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  3. Really mouthwatering dear.... would really give a try...

    I have sent my entries for your event.. Let me know whether u received it...

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  4. wow what a yummy pakodas, tempting one and feel ike grabbing from screen

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  5. wow..tempting pakora jay....lovely

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  6. oh!mouthwatering n yum yum pakora..i want to grab the plate

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  7. This is my favourite toooooo!!! Looks mouthwatering...can I have some...

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  8. I dont bother to finish that whole plate, irresistible pakoras..

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  9. Jay I love all the good snack that you share with us! I am adding this one to the list of "must make" for sure! Thanks!

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  10. love paneer pakoras and the way its raining here in Bangalore feeling like grabbing that plate for my coffee break. tempting.

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  11. Forget snack, this could be my dinner

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  12. Yumm yumm cheese fritters...Looks delish..

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  13. my kid love this...thanks for sharing this mouthwatering recipe

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  14. hey Jay
    Looks really tempting

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  15. looks cute and yummy snack....

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  16. Paneer pakoda looks delicious! A great Snack recipe!

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  17. wow looks yummy. never tried this. thanks for sharing

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  18. Thanx for your inspiring comments...:)
    Hope you having a great weekend..!!!

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  19. I've often thought of trying my hand at paneer, and you've just decided me! Thanks for another glorious recipe.
    Robyn x

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  20. yummy appetizers..paneer is my fav..nice recipe.

    http://aaha-oho.blogspot.com/

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  21. Fantastic finger food or dull raining day as it is for me ...

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  22. I can finish those in no time and at any time....too tempting...

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  23. Thank u dear friends for your precious time and loving comments..:)

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  24. Oooo..my fav..want to have them right now..Would you mind sharing your plate with me ;-0

    US Masala

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  25. Yum! I love paneer...so this recipe is just perfect!

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  26. That's a great looking dish. I'm sure it tastes wonderful!

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  27. nice one Jay..looks so good

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  28. Yummmm...i love paneer pakora!

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