Paneer Do Pyaza

I had this urge to eat some restaurant style food. Searched on the net and found this recipe. If you love restaurant style dishes, this is a must try.

Paneer Do Pyaza

Servings: 4 persons
Author: Bhagya Suvarna


  • 200 grams Paneer
  • 3-4 tbsp Tomato Puree
  • 10-12 nos Cashew nuts
  • 2 nos Onion Medium Size
  • 2 nos Onions Small Size
  • 2 tbsp Cooking Oil
  • 1 tsp Cumin Seeds
  • 2 tsp Ginger Garlic Paste
  • 1/2 tsp Turmeric Powder
  • 2 tsp Chilly Powder
  • 2 tsp Coriander Powder
  • 1 tsp Salt
  • 2 nos Green Chilly
  • 1/2 tsp Kitchen King Masala
  • 1/2 tsp Garam Masala
  • 1 tsp Kasoori Methi
  • 2 tsp Coriander Leaves


  • Cut the paneer into 1" cubes
  • Make a paste of the cashews nuts and keep aside
  • Chop the medium size onions finely and the smaller onions peel it into petals
  • In a pan fry the paneer on both sides, remove and lightly fry the onion petals till it becomes translucent,
  • In another pan add 2 tbsp of oil and add the cumin seeds
  • Once it splutters add the onions and fry till light brown in colour, add in the ginger garlic paste and fry for about 2 minutes
  • Add in the tomato puree and fry on a medium heat
  • Add the turmeric powder, chilly powder and coriander powder and fry for some time.
  • Add salt and the cashew paste, fry for some time. Add water and fry the masala till the oil separates.
  • Add in paneer cubes, slit green chillies and the onion petals and mix well.
  • Add 1/2 tsp kitchen king masala, mix cover and cook for few minutes
  • Next, add garam masala and kasoori methi, mix cover and cook for 2-3 minutes
  • Add chopped coriander leaves
  • Serve hot with rice rotis or plain parathas.


Credits:  Spice eats