Paneer (cubed) - 11/2cup
Half & Half - 1/2cup
Green chilly -2
Ginger garlic paste - 2teaspoons
Cumin seeds -1teaspoon
Chilli powder -2teaspoons
Coriander powder -2teaspoons
Turmeric powder -1/4teaspoon
Kasoori Methi -1teaspoon
Butter - 1teaspoon
Finely chop one of the 2 onions.
Chop another onion and capsicum into big chunks and keep it separate.
Finely chop the green chillies and tomatoes too.Heat oil in a pan and add the cumin seeds. Let them sizzle.
Now add the finely chopped onion. Sauté for few minutes and add ginger garlic paste..saute until the raw smell is gone.
Add the finely chopped tomatoes with enough salt and keep cooking.
Once the tomatoes are soft and mushy, add the chilly - coriander and turmeric powders.
Mix it well and add the capsicum and onion chunks in the masala.
Saute on medium heat for few minutes, adding a teaspoon of butter.
Now add about a cup of water and let it cook for 4-5 minutes.
Once the milk is mixed with the masala add the cubed paneer.
Let the curry cook for few more minutes in low heat and put off the stove, garnish with Kasoori methi and serve.
Goes well with roti/phulka/ pulao/Jeera rice and Biriyani items.
The dish was cooked and clicked by my dear hubby..I just did the typing and enjoyed the curry with hot roties..of course! ;) :D :) Holiday Special!