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Methi Malai Paneer Restaurant Style शाही मेथी मलाई पनीर की आसान सेहतमंद रेसिपी

It's the season for fresh greens, so time to get that crisp bunch of methi and whip up this delicious, popular Methi Malai Paneer.

40 minutes
North Indian
Methi Malai Paneer Restaurant Style शाही मेथी मलाई पनीर की आसान सेहतमंद रेसिपी Recipe - Ranveer Brar


For Soak Methi Leaves

 2 cups fresh Fenugreek leaves, ताजा मेथी के पत्ते

2 cups Water, पानी

Salt to taste, नमक स्वादानुसार

For Paste

15-18 Cashewnut, blanched, काजू

3 medium size Onion, roughly chopped, प्याज

2 cups Water, पानी

1 tsp Sugar, चीनी


For Gravy

1 ½ tbsp Ghee, घी

½ inch Cinnamon stick, दालचीनी

1 Green cardamom, हरी इलायची

2 Cloves, लॉन्ग

8-10 Black peppercorns, काली मिर्च के दाने

1 Bayleaf, तेजपत्ता

Prepared paste, तैयार पेस्ट

½ inch Ginger, slice, अदरक

2 Green chilli, (into half), हरी मिर्च

½ cup Water, पानी

1 cup Curd, beaten, दही

1 cup Water, पानी

Salt to taste, नमक स्वादानुसार

For Methi Paneer

1 tbsp Ghee, घी

½ tsp Cumin seeds, जीरा

A pinch of asafoetida, हींग

Fenugreek leaves, soaked, chopped, ताजा मेथी के पत्ते

½ tsp Sugar, चीनी

½ tsp Turmeric powder, हल्दी पाउडर

¼ tsp Degi red chilli powder, देगी लाल मिर्च पाउडर

250 gms Paneer, small cubes, पनीर

Prepared Gravy, तैयार की हुई ग्रेवी

1 tbsp fresh Cream, ताजा क्रीम

For Tadka

1 tbsp Oil, तेल

2 dry Red chilli, सुखी लाल मिर्च

For Garnish

Coriander leaves, धनिया पत्ता

Chilli oil, मिर्च का तेल


For Soak Methi Leaves

  • In a bowl, add fenugreek leaves, water, salt to taste and keep it aside for 5-10 minutes.

For Paste

  • In a deep pan, add water, sugar, onion, cashewnut and blanched them well.
  • Onces it’s done transfer it into a grinder and make a smooth paste of it.

For Gravy

  • In a kadai, add ghee onces it’s hot add cinnamon stick, green cardamom, cloves, black peppercorns, bayleaf let it splutter.
  • Add prepared paste and saute it well on medium flame.
  • Add ginger, green chilli and little water while sauteing it.
  • Add curd and mix everything well.
  • Add water, cover it with the lid and cook for 15-20 minutes.
  • Strain the gravy into a bowl. Remove the whole spices.

For Methi Paneer

  • In a pan, add ghee onces it’s hot, add cumin seeds, asafoetida, chopped fenugreek leaves and saute it well.
  • Add sugar, turmeric powder, degi red chilli powder and saute it for 2 minute.
  • Add paneer cubes and saute on low flame for 2 minutes.
  • In the same pan, add prepared gravy and mix everything well on medium flame.
  • Check the seasoning and cook for 5-10 minutes on medium flame.
  • Transfer the methi malai paneer in a serving dish and pour the tadka on top of it.
  • Garnish it with coriander sprig serve hot.

For Tadka

  • In a small pan, add ghee once it’s hot add dry red chilli and saute it for a minute.

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