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From a 7-year-old kid to 70-year-old grey haired person, there is hardly anyone who does not love the yummy and milky chunks of paneer! The inevitable rich qualities of milk mixed with Vitamin C obtained from lemon juice make it an extremely healthy variant of cheese.

Being the most basic and commonly used cheese in Indian cuisine, it is easily available in the market and malls. However, people who require it on a daily basis prefer to make it at home as it gets economically feasible for them.

There are lots of breakfast paneer recipes such as Paneer Sandwich recipes, Paneer Paratha recipes, Paneer Chapati, Paneer Roll, etc. You can try out Paneer Vegetable recipes for lavish lunch and dinner or use Paneer roll, Paneer Tikka, Paneer nugget, etc. as appetizers.

Paneer dessert recipes are also lip-smacking and worth a try. Some of these recipes are so versatile that you can have them as both appetizer and side dish. Spices used in the Indian cuisine endow these recipes with extra goodness.

The use of paneer dates back to the Vedic Age. On one hand, some age-old traditional Paneer dishes like Palak Paneer, Matar Paneer, Paneer Butter Masala, Shahi Paneer, Paneer Makhani are still loved by many whereas few snacks like Paneer tikka and Paneer nuggets are the new inclusions which are served with chopped onion rings and tomato sauce. If you master a few of the recipes you will certainly become a famous cook amongst your relatives and friends.

Eaten with rice, roti, paratha, naan, this cheese variant provides a number of health benefits as well. Protein and calcium present in it help in keeping the bone and muscle in good condition. Good fat shuts up your hunger pangs for a long time which also avoids the need for extra consumption of calories. Among the commonly added ingredients, the red chili powder serves as an immune booster and butter is known for reducing the risks of heart problems.

Therefore, including Paneer recipes in your daily diet not only make your meals delicious but improve your health too!

  • Paneer Tikka is usually a dry and fried version of cottage cheese (Paneer) chunks. The paneer cubes are either fried on a grill or you can also fry it on…

  • Used since the age of Vedas, Paneer is the most basic and inescapable item of an Indian kitchen. Various recipes of paneer such as matar paneer, rajma paneer, paneer khurchan,…

  • Cheese Paneer Roll is paneer stuffed with cheese along with a few more added ingredients which makes it creamy and delicious. Moreover, it proves to be a great mood changer…

  • Pav Bhaji is a quintessential street chaat item of Mumbai fame. Now, while people have their own favourites amongst the many chaat dishes, I’m yet to come across someone who…

  • Paneer Nuggets is a simple, easy to make snack for any occasion. Fresh paneer cubes are mixed with paste made with the spices, dusted in breadcrumbs and deep fried until…

  • Paratha is a very popular Punjabi dish with numerous variations. A comforting and delicious dish for any occasion, the parathas are made plain or with various stuffings. This variation uses…

  • Paneer Finger Fry is a perfect appetizer snack for any occasion – whether it is a snack for evening time, weekend parties, sunday brunch or any get together, these paneer…

  • Paneer Popcorn is a super quick, crunchy snack for kids. Perfect during the summer holidays when kids will be bored and restless, this is an ideal anytime snack for them.…

  • Punjabi Malai Palak is a delicious and easy to make side dish for roti, naan or pulao. Spinach is a healthy leafy vegetable rich in nutrients especially fiber, vitamin K,…

  • Paneer Vadai (or Paneer Vada) is a simple, easy to make and tasty snack for any occasion. Ingredients: Paneer – 1 cup, grated Mushrooms – 1 cup, finely chopped Green…

  • Paneer Laddu (or Malai Laddoo) is a popular North Indian sweet made during festivals like Diwali, Navratri or during special occasions. Very simple and easy to make, it is a…

  • A delicious and filling paratha with a paneer and capsicum filling. Perfect for breakfast, lunch or evening snack. Ingredients: Wheat Flour – 1 cup Water as required Salt as per…

  • Paneer Kabab (or Paneer Kebab) is a very delicious and easy to make appetizer snack for any occasion. Ingredients: Paneer – 125 gms, cubed Plain Yogurt – 1/2 cup Ginger…

  • A delicious and quick to make appetizer/starter for any occasion. Perfect for those weekend parties or even a sunday brunch. Ingredients: Paneer – 100 gms Thick Coconut Milk – 1…

  • A delicious, quick and easy school/office lunch or evening snack for kids. A great way to use up any leftover chapatis. Ingredients: Chapati (or Phulka) – 6 to 8 Potatoes…

  • A simple, tasty and delicious paneer side dish for roti, naan or pulao. Ingredients: Paneer – 100 gms Maida – 3 tblsp Corn Flour – 1 tblsp Black Pepper Powder…