How to make Paneer Bhurji with Parantha - SK Khazana -

The combination of paneer bhurji and parantha makes a great breakfast snack

Sanjeev Kapoor

This is a Sanjeev Kapoor exclusive recipe.

Main Ingredients : Paneer (cottage cheese) (पनीर), Whole wheat flour (atta) (आटा)

Cuisine : Indian, Punjabi

Course : Main Course Vegetarian

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Paneer Bhurji with Parantha - SK Khazana

Paneer Bhurji with Parantha - SK Khazana Recipe Card


English: Cottage Cheese
A favourite with the vegetarians, paneer made from milk is quite common, especially paneer recipes are quite popular in the Indian subcontinent. You can make it fresh, chhena – an another version or just use the ones that are readily available in the market to prepare everything from simple snacks, curries, sabzis, mithais, desserts and the likes. An ingredient that can be relished in the raw form too – try serving it as a starter just sprinkled with a little chaat masala, black salt and chilli powder!

Prep Time : 26-30 minutes

Cook time : 31-40 minutes

Serve : 4

Level Of Cooking : Moderate

Taste : Mild

Ingredients for Paneer Bhurji with Parantha - SK Khazana Recipe

  • Paneer (cottage cheese) 400 grams

  • Whole wheat flour (atta) 2 cups

  • Ghee as required

  • Salt to taste

  • Oil 4 teaspoons

  • Onion 1 large

  • Tomato 1 large

  • Green chillies 2

  • Coriander sprigs 10-12

  • Cumin seeds 1 teaspoon

  • Turmeric powder 1/2 teaspoon

  • Red chilli powder 1/4 teaspoon

  • Paneer masala 1/2 teaspoon

  • Lemon wedge to serve


Step 1

Take whole wheat flour in a large bowl, add 2 tsps ghee and salt andmix well. Add sufficient water, mix and knead to semi-soft dough. Drizzle 1 tsp oil and knead again. Cover with a damp muslin cloth and set aside for 10 minutes.

Step 2

Peel and finely chop onion. Finely chop tomato, green chillies and coriander sprigs. .

Step 3

Divide the dough into equal portions and shape them into balls. Roll out each ball into a small roti, spread 1 tsp ghee and fold into half and again into half to make a triangle.

Step 4

Grate cottage cheese into a bowl.

Step 5

Heat remaining oil in a non-stick pan, add cumin seeds and let them change colour. Add green chillies and onion. Sauté till onion turns translucent.

Step 6

Add tomato and mix well. Add salt, mix and cook for 1-2 minutes.

Step 7

Add turmeric powder and red chilli powder, mix well and saute for 1-2 minutes.

Step 8

Add grated cottage cheese, paneer masala and coriander leaves, mix well and cook for 1-2 minutes.

Step 9

Heat a non-stick tawa.

Step 10

Roll out each dough triangle into a parantha.

Step 11

Place each parantha on it and cook for a minute. Flip and apply some ghee on it. Flip again and apply ghee on the other side too. Continue to cook, turning sides, till both sides are evenly done.

Step 12

For each portion, keep some paneer bhruji on one side of a serving plate, place a couple of paranthe by its side and serve hot with garnished with a lemon wedge.

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