Shahi Paneer (also called Kadai Paneer, Paneer Butter Masala) ) is a preparation of Cheese, Cream and Tomato Curry. It is thick, creamy and spicy stew prepared therefrom, a mainstay of Indian cuisine.
It is primarily a punjabi dish most popular in northern part of India. The word Paneer is the Hindi term for Cottage Cheese. The word Shahi is the Hindi term for Royal, which translates to Royal Cheese - as the dish it is very thick and creamy.
Shahi Paneer or Cottage Cheese Curry is a popular vegetarian delight. Shahi Paneer tastes good as well as stands high on nutrition chart. Before describing the method to prepare Shahi Paneer let us tell you the nutritional value of the Shahi Paneer. It contain 510 calories, 225 calories from fat many other nutrients like sugar and proteins. Try this royal dish with SurfIndia now. Shahi Paneer rocks with Butter Naan.
Ingredients (Serves: 6)