How to make Palak Paneer Boondi -

Palak paneer and boondi blended well together. Delicious boondis soaked in a tangy yogurt or hung curd base, flavored with bits of green chilies, Palak Paneer, coriander leaves and a tadka of mustard seeds. Palak is very nutritious and contains all necessary minerals and vitamins. Yummy soft cottage cheese cubes in slightly spiced spinach gravy makes a perfect combination for a meal time.

Sanjeev Kapoor

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

Main Ingredients : Spinach leaves (palak) (पालक के पत्ते ), Low fat milk (लो-फैट दूध)

Cuisine : Punjabi

Course : Main Course Vegetarian

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Palak Paneer Boondi

Palak Paneer Boondi Recipe Card


Hindi: palak
Treasure house of vitamins and minerals, spinach must be included in the week's menu. The usage can be varied: chopped spinach leaves cooked with potatoes is a semi-wet vegetable with rotis, a few spinach leaves thrown in with mixed vegetables and turned into a soup is lovely on a cold winter night, chopped and blanched spinach makes a different sort of raita, spinach puree can be used in cutlets or kababs, the list goes on.

Prep Time : 11-15 minutes

Cook time : 11-15 minutes

Serve : 4

Level Of Cooking : Easy

Taste : Mild

Ingredients for Palak Paneer Boondi Recipe

  • Spinach leaves (palak) chopped 1 medium bunch

  • Low fat milk 2 1/2 cups

  • Boondi 1/2 cup

  • Oil 2 tablespoons

  • Cumin seeds 1 teaspoon

  • Lemon 1

  • Onions chopped 2 medium

  • Garlic chopped 1 tablespoon

  • Green chillies chopped 2 tablespoons

  • Salt to taste


Step 1

Heat milk in a deep non-stick pan. Heat oil in another non-stick pan. Add cumin seeds and let them change colour.

Step 2

Cut a lemon into halves and remove the seeds. Squeeze one half into the milk and stir to mix.

Step 3

Add onions to the pan and sauté till golden brown.

Step 4

Strain the milk to get the paneer. Set aside. Add garlic to the pan. Mix and add a little water. Mix well and cook for a minute. Add a little more water and stir to mix.

Step 5

Add spinach, green chillies and salt. Mix well and cook for 3-4 minutes. Add paneer and mix well.

Step 6

Cook for 3-4 minutes more. Add boondi and mix well. Switch off the heat. Serve hot.

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