Paneer Tikka Masala recipe

paneer tikka masala

Paneer Tikka Masala is a tomato,yogurt based gravy with PANEER TIKKA pieces .Both tomatoes and yogurt tend to make the gravy more tangy.So use frsh curd and bangalore tomatoes to balance the sourness it leaves on the gravy.
PANEER TIKKA can be prepared using an oven or a tawa.Refer my detailed post on PANEER TIKKA recipe before getting started.Paneer tikka masala is a bit lengthy process,you can also make the tikka a day ahead and toss them in the gravy before serving.

REFER MY DETAILED POST ON PANEER TIKKA RECIPE

tikka

PREPARATION TIME : 10 MINS

COOKING TIME : 40 MINS

SERVES : 4

Tikka masala

INGREDIENTS

2 onions (ground to paste)

2 tomatoes (ground to paste)

8 cashews (ground to paste)

1/4 cup curd

2 tsp ginger garlic paste

1/2 tsp coriander powder

1/2 tsp cumin powder

1/2 tsp garam masala powder

2 tsp red chilli powder

1/2 tsp turmeric powder

1/2 tsp kasoori methi

2 tbsp oil or butter

Salt to taste

Water as required

METHOD

Heat oilin a pan,add ginger garlic paste and saute for a min.Then add the onion paste and saute for 5 mins in medium flame .

add gg and onion paste

Now add the ground tomatoes,garam masala powder,cumin powder,coriander powder,red chili powder,turmeric powder,salt with 1 cup water and let it boil.When it boils,simmer the flame to low and cook until the gravy thickens.

Add tomato puree and water

Then add 1/4 cup curd,stir continuously in low flame to avoid the curd from curdling.

Add curd

Add the cashew paste and cook until oil separates.

Add cashew paste

Finally add the PANEER TIKKA ,kasoori methi and switch off the flame.(Just 3-4 skewers of Paneer Tikka would be enough for this gravy)

Add the paneer tikkas and kasoori methi

Serve the Paneer Tikka with your favorite Rotis or Naans.

paneer tika masala

TAKE CARE TIPS

Always use fresh curd for making this gravy.

You can add 4 tbsp of cream instead of cashew paste.

8 thoughts on “Paneer Tikka Masala recipe

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out /  Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out /  Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out /  Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out /  Change )

w

Connecting to %s