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Paneer recipes

17 Recipes

Cook paneer in a range of classic Indian dishes. This fresh, crumbly cheese is delicious served in veggie curries, wraps, spiced skewers and fritters.

Saag paneer

4

(32 ratings)

An Indian dish with plenty of flavour, saag paneer is a well-loved vegetarian side. It's rich in calcium and folate from the spinach and is gluten-free too...
  • 30 mins
  • Easy
  • Vegetarian

Matar paneer

4.34375

(32 ratings)

Serve this classic veggie Indian dish with cheese and peas in a spicy tomato sauce as an easy midweek meal. It takes just 25 minutes to make
  • 25 mins
  • Easy
  • Vegetarian

Spiced paneer

4.07143

(28 ratings)

Indian cheese paneer makes a great vegetarian dish as it holds its form – flavour with fenugreek and garam masala...
  • 50 mins
  • Easy
  • Vegetarian

Paneer korma

4.84375

(32 ratings)

Cook this recipe inspired by saag paneer in just 30 minutes. It's a flavourful veggie curry that's heady with fresh ginger and cardamom. Serve with rice or naan breads...
  • 30 mins
  • Easy
  • Vegetarian

Cauliflower, paneer & pea curry

4.72131

(122 ratings)

Ready in less than an hour, this easy, vegetarian curry recipe made with pan-fried Indian cheese and vegetables is also cheap to prepare
  • 55 mins
  • Easy
  • Healthy
  • Vegetarian

Paneer-stuffed pancakes

4.846155

(13 ratings)

These cheap and cheerful paneer pancakes take just 20 minutes to plate up and make an iron-rich veggie meal for two. Spoon on mango chutney and enjoy
  • 20 mins
  • Easy
  • Vegetarian

Paneer with broccoli & sesame

4.2

(10 ratings)

Serve this vegetarian dish made with Indian cheese, paneer, as part of a curry night or with rice as a midweek supper
  • 25 mins
  • Easy
  • Vegetarian

Herb & spice paneer fritters

3.4

(10 ratings)

These Indian cheese fritters make a tasty starter, or serve as a main with rice and fresh veg
  • 35 mins
  • Easy
  • Vegetarian

Indian paneer skewers

5

(2 ratings)

Serve these easy-to-prepare paneer skewers with naan bread, rice and mango chutney for a Indian-inspired dinner
  • 30 mins
  • Easy
  • Vegetarian

Herby paneer parcels

5

(4 ratings)

Indian paneer cheese is wrapped up with a tangy paste of coriander and mint and quickly cooked on the barbecue or griddle pan
  • 25 mins
  • Easy
  • Vegetarian

Sesame paneer wraps

4.833335

(6 ratings)

Coat cubes of paneer with crunchy sesame seeds and fry, then wrap with crisp salad for a filling vegetarian lunch or weeknight dinner
  • 40 mins
  • Easy
  • Vegetarian

Tikka skewers

4.11111

(9 ratings)

Veggies needn't feel left out at barbecues with these Indian-spiced kebabs
  • 3 hours
  • Easy
  • Vegetarian

Lamb biryani

4.741935

(62 ratings)

Make this classic Indian dish and ensure deliciously moist lamb with paneer, rice and spinach, all spiced to perfection. Great for casual entertaining
  • 1 hour
  • Easy

Loaded naans

4.666665

(3 ratings)

Top Indian flatbreads with a spicy, nutty paste, then load up with red onion, pepper and chunks of paneer for a quick and easy midweek meal
  • 30 mins
  • Easy
  • Vegetarian

Nachodums

4.333335

(3 ratings)

Tex-Mex favourite nachos, gets an Indian makeover with poppadums, paneer, chutney and relish for a spicy platter everyone can enjoy!
  • 22 mins
  • Easy
  • Vegetarian
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