Chilli Paneer is a typical Indo-Chinese dish. It’s a preparation which is vegetarian food made in non-veg mode. It works well as starter, and a good side dish too.Chilli Paneer is a simple dish and quite easy to prepare. It is made from paneer (cottage cheese), bell peppers, green chilies and other spices to give it a nice yummy taste. The paneer cubes are batter coated and then fried.
The conventional non-vegetarian dish I.e. Chilli chicken is modified for the veg lovers. This melt in the mouth starter cooked with all ethnic Chinese flavors is an all time favorite that is really easy to prepare. You can serve it as a starter or even as side dish for your main meal. It tastes well with Naan, Paratha or even with rice.
300 gm cottage cheese
1/2 Bell Pepper
½ shredded onion
2 small green chilies
2 stalks of chopped spring onion
1 tsp minced ginger and garlic each
For Dredging: Mix together the mentioned ingredients below
1 tsp plain Flour
1/2 tsp corn Starch
2 tsp rice Flour
1 pinch of salt & pepper powder each
For Sauce：Blend all below ingredients
1 tbsp Light Soy Sauce
1 tbsp Vinegar
2-3 tbsp Ketchup
1 tsp Sugar
1/2 tsp Chili Powder
4 tbsp Water
Cut paneer into cubes, cover it with flour mixture, heat up 11/2- 2 inches oil in a cooking pan, fry paneer pieces until crunchy and golden in color. Drain extra oil.
In the same cooking pan, spoon out most of the oil, leave about 2 tbsp to fry ginger garlic and chopped spring onion . Once fragrant is released, add shredded onion and green chili. Then stir well.
Pour in the mixture of sauce, bring to boil to slightly thicken it, add paneer and pepper pieces, stir well until every piece is coated with sauce.
Sprinkle some chopped green part of spring onion before serving.
Chilli Paneer is a very popular appetizer in most of the Indian Restaurants. This is a Indo-Chinese combination foods and is prepared with Paneer with few Chinese sauces and ingredients. Chilli Paneer is one of the best dishes very spicy in taste and a real treat to the taste buds, especially for all the veg lovers.
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