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RECIPE:
Traditional Treat: Achari Paneer

A zesty dish that instantly reminds you of your favorite restaurant back home. Now bring that flavor here in your home. Chef Sanjay Patel shows how.


(Above): Achari Paneer. [Photo: Amar D. Gupta | Siliconeer]

Ingredients:

•   1 lb cubed paneer
•   ½ cup oil
•   4 tsp fennel seeds  
•   2 tsp black mustard seeds
•   1 tsp fenugreek seeds  
•   ½ tsp nigella seeds (Kalonji)
•   1 tsp garlic-ginger paste
•   2 tsp jeera (cumin seeds)
•   4 ground onions
•   8 chopped green chilies
•   2 tsp turmeric
•   3 tsp ginger paste
•   1 cup whipped yogurt
•   3 tsp dry mango powder (amchur)
•   2 tsp red chili powder (Kashmiri mirch)
•   2 tsp sugar
•   salt to taste

Method:

Heat oil and fry the fennel, fenugreek, nigella and cumin seeds. After 15-20 seconds, add onions and green chilies. Stir and fry until golden.

Add turmeric powder, garlic and ginger paste. Fry for a minute.

Pour in the yogurt, dry mango powder, chili powder, sugar and salt. Cook until oil separates.

Add paneer with ¾ cup water. Allow it to heat through. Adjust salt seasoning if required and serve with your favorite bread or basmati rice pilaf.

Serves four. Cook time 25 min.


Sanjay Patel has a degree from the Culinary Institute in Birmingham, U.K., and is certified in food and hygiene. He was named 1996 Chef of the Year by Quality Cuisine, U.K.

Patel is executive chef at Milan restaurant in Milpitas, Calif.


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