How to make Grilled Paneer Salad with Garlic Confit-Cook Smart -

Dressing made with wonderful flavour of fried garlic enhances the taste of this crunchy salad

Sanjeev Kapoor

This recipe is from FoodFood TV channel & has featured on Sanjeev Kapoor Kitchen.

Main Ingredients : Cottage cheese (paneer) (पनीर), Garlic cloves (लहसुन लौंग)

Cuisine : Fusion

Course : Salads

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Grilled Paneer Salad with Garlic Confit-Cook Smart

Grilled Paneer Salad with Garlic Confit-Cook Smart Recipe Card


Fusion cuisine is one that combines elements of different culinary traditions. Cuisines of this type are not categorized according to any one particular cuisine style and have played a part in a number of innovations.
Fusion food is a general term for the combination of various forms of cookery and comes in several forms.  

Prep Time : 6-10 minutes

Cook time : 11-15 minutes

Serve : 4

Level Of Cooking : Easy

Taste : Tangy

Ingredients for Grilled Paneer Salad with Garlic Confit-Cook Smart Recipe

  • Cottage cheese (paneer) 300 grams

  • Garlic cloves 30-35

  • Olive oil 7 tablespoons

  • Oil 2 teaspoons

  • Iceberg lettuce leaves 4-5

  • Lollo rosso lettuce leaves 4-5

  • Rocket leaves 7-8

  • Stuffed green olives 8-10

  • Walnuts toasted 8-10

  • Dried red chillies 2

  • Mustard paste 1 tablespoon

  • White wine vinegar 2 tablespoons

  • Salt to taste


Step 1

Heat 3 tablespoons olive oil and 2 teaspoons oil in a non-stick pan. Add garlic cloves and saute on low heat till golden.

Step 2

Cut cottage cheese into half inch thick slices.

Step 3

Heat 2 tablespoons olive oil in a non-stick grill pan. Place the cottage cheese slices on it and grill, turning sides, till grill marks appear on both sides.

Step 4

To make salad, tear Iceberg lettuce leaves and lollo rosso lettuce leaves and place in a bowl. Add rocket leaves, olives and walnuts and toss well.

Step 5

Deseed dried red chillies, break into smaller pieces and add to the pan with garlic and saute on low heat for a minute. Strain the garlic and chillies and place in a blender jar.

Step 6

Add mustard paste, vinegar, salt and remaining olive oil and blend into a smooth thick paste.

Step 7

Reserve little paste and add remaining paste to the salad and mix well.

Step 8

Prepare a bed of salad on a serving platter, put the grilled cottage cheese slices on top, drizzle the reserved paste over the cottage cheese slices and serve immediately.

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