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Paneer recipes

15 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

4.714285

(7 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

4.479165

(12 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

3.886365

(22 ratings)

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

Cauliflower, paneer & pea curry

4.62234

(47 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

4.75

(5 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

4.3125

(8 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

3.22222

(9 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

(1 rating)

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

Tandoori paneer skewers with mango salsa

4.166665

(3 ratings)

This quick vegetarian main is perfect for weeknights - grill skewers of paneer cheese and veg, then serve with a fruity avocado salsa
  • 30 mins
  • Easy
  • Vegetarian

Herby paneer parcels

5

(3 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

4.583335

(3 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

4.59524

(21 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

5

(2 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

4.166665

(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