Monday, 27 August 2012

Achari Paneer Tikka

Hi All ....
  Paneer Tikka, a mouthwatering dish famous in India made up from chunks of paneer marinated in curd and spices.
It is a famous starter loved by all :-) This time I added Mango Pickle Masala in the marination just for a change . Do try this recipe :-) I am sure you will love it !!!

250 gms paneer (cottage cheese) cut into cubes
1 capsicum (cut into cubes)
1 onion (cut into cubes)
1 tomato  (cut into cubes) 
25 gms curd
2 tbsp lemon juice
5gm  degi  mirch
Salt ( tase)
1/2 tsp garam masala
1/2 tsp chat masala
1/4 tsp kitchen king
1/2 tsp cumin  powder
1 1/2 tbsp ginger - garlic paste
1 tsp kasturi  methi
1/2 tsp Black salt
2 tbsp mango pickle masala 
Melted butter – for basting 

  • Wash the paneer  pieces thoroughly  and pat dry.
First Marination

  • Apply ginger –garlic paste , lemon juice and salt to paneer pieces . Rub well and keep aside at least for 1 hour.
Second marination

  • In a bowl, mix all the remaining ingredients with curd .
  • Take a skewer and skew the marinated paneer pieces.
  • Roast in a  moderately gas tandoor or over a charcoal grill for 6-7 minutes . 
  • Keep basting with melted butter in between, cook till paneer gets cooked evenly from all the sides.
  • Transfer to a serving plate,sprinkle little chaat masala and garnish with chopped coriander.
  • Serve hot with mint chutney.

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Divya A said...

Mango pickle masala in tikka!! Wow...Interesting and looks yum!! :)

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Vimitha Durai said...

Would love to have the entire plate. Nice one

Shruti Dhingra Wahi said...

Thank you so much Divya and Vimitha :-)

gsb said...

Whoa..! mouth watering :D

Sahasra Recipes said...

Looks yummy. Sounds interesting.

Asiya Omar said...

Innovative.looks yum.

Shruti Dhingra Wahi said...

Thank Apoorva and Shailaja :-)

Shruti Dhingra Wahi said...

Thanks Asiya :-)

Hema said...

That plate definitely looks very tempting..

Unknown said...

Perfect Clicks . Looks nice!
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Niesha said...


I am sorry but from now onwards I will not visit your blog.
Coz everytime do that I feel hungry.. :) :)
Loved it dear .. soo delicious and mouth watering .:)

Unknown said...

this is such an interesting and different recipe Shruti, happy to follow you dear... this is my first time here. Do visit my space


Unknown said...

Wow, they look super tempting. I want some

Shruti Dhingra Wahi said...

Thanks all for your lovely comments :-)

Sayantani Mahapatra Mudi said...

lovely recipe no doubt. I can finish off the bowl with my evening cuppa any day.

Unknown said...

looks great Shruti!

Jillu said...

super shruthi.. Thanks for linking up...

Unknown said...

Yummy Panneer....Love the addition of pickle masala....Happy to follow you dear...:)

Anonymous said...

Mouth watering. Thanks for linking :)

Unknown said...

mouthwatery tikka :)

Shruti Dhingra Wahi said...

Once again thanks all :-)

Nupur said...

Lovely blog you have Shruti. So many Giveaways . hmm :)

Glad to follow you :)

Shruti Dhingra Wahi said...

Thank you so much Nupur for visiting my space and joining it ..
Welcome to my blog :-)
Plz do participate in the giveaway and try your luck !!!