PANEER PARATHA RECIPE - EASY PANEER RECIPES

cottage cheese paratha

Paratha's are anytime favorite for me .. i'm sure for most of us too .  They are an excellent and quick option for breakfast, lunch and dinner .They are very filling and there are tons of options for filling and flavours. Every paratha has its own distinct taste .Another best thing abouth them is that they do not need any side dish, just some plain curd and pickle is enough. I have already posted few stuffed paratha's here before like  Aloo paratha , mooli paratha, gobi paratha , onion paratha and today it's my daughters fav Paneer Paratha . It's simple , easy , quick and healthy . If you are a paneer lover, you will surely love this paratha anytime of the day.It is a kid friendly dish too.I often make them for my kids lunch box or for evening snacks.N they just love it. Do give a try.. here you go..

Paratha's are anytime favorite for me .. i'm sure for most of us too . They are an excellent and quick option for breakfast, lunch and dinner .They are very filling and there are tons of options for filling and flavours. Every paratha has its own distinct taste .Another best thing abouth them is tha...

PANEER PARATHA

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Ingredients

For The chapathi dough:
Wheat flour
1 1/2 cup
Salt
1 tsp
Oil
1 tbsp
Water
as required
Wheat flour / maida - for dusting
For stuffing:
Paneer / cottage cheese crumbled or grated
1 ½ cups
Turmeric/ haldi
1/4 tsp
Red chili powder
1 teaspoon
Garam masala
3/4 teaspoon
Amchur powder (dried mango powder)
1 teaspoon
Chaat masala
1 teaspoon
Kasoori methi (dried fenugreek leaves) lightly crushed
1 teaspoon
Coriander leaves chopped finely
2-3 tablespoons
Salt
to taste

Steps

    To prepare Dough : 
  1. In a wide mixing bowl take wheat flour, salt and ghee. Mix it with your fingers ,then add little by little water, gather to form a soft pliable dough.Knead it well.The dough should not be too tight or too loose, it should be non sticky at this stage.Allow it to rest covered for at least 30mins.
To prepare stuffing :
  1. Grate / crumble paneer
    PANEER PARATHA RECIPE - EASY PANEER RECIPES
  2. Add all the spices to the crumbled paneer ie salt , haldi , chilli powder, garam masala powder,aamchoor powder,chat masala, kasoori methi n coriander leaves .
    PANEER PARATHA RECIPE - EASY PANEER RECIPES
  3. Mix well so that the spice powders are uniformly mixed with the grated paneer. Stuffing for the paneer paratha is ready .
    PANEER PARATHA RECIPE - EASY PANEER RECIPES
To prepare Parathas:
  1. Make equal sized balls out of the dough.
    PANEER PARATHA RECIPE - EASY PANEER RECIPES
  2. To dust use maida /wheat flour and roll them to thick small circles.Thick at center, thin at edges.Keep 1-2tbsp of stuffing in the center. ( quantity of stuffing depends on your choice , we like more stuing so i fill more )
    PANEER PARATHA RECIPE - EASY PANEER RECIPES
  3. Seal it up nicely by pulling all the edges to the center as shown in the pic.Repeat the same with all the dough and stuffing.
    PANEER PARATHA RECIPE - EASY PANEER RECIPES
  4. With the help of dry flour, roll the parathas into thick or thin discs as per your preference .
    PANEER PARATHA RECIPE - EASY PANEER RECIPES
  5. Heat a griddle, transfer the paratha on to griddle carefully and cook them on both sides by drizzling oil/ghee/butter.cook till both the sides has golden spots
    PANEER PARATHA RECIPE - EASY PANEER RECIPES
  6. Soft,delicious,hot Paneer parathas are ready to serve.Enjoy them hot with pickle and / plain curd / raita ...
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    paneer paratha recipe

NOTE :

  • While rolling for the first time don't give more pressure in the center as the filling is going to be placed in the center.Roll very gently and dust the flour as reqd.Centre be little thick and edges little thin.
  • If you are a beginner, start preparing parathas with little quantity of filling and gradually increase the stuffing.
  • if doing or kids, you can make it more simple by omitting few spices . 

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Love ~Smitha

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