How to make Smoky Paneer Wrap -

Spicy paneer mixture given the smoke treatment and served wrapped in roomali rotis.

Sanjeev Kapoor

This is a Sanjeev Kapoor exclusive recipe.

Main Ingredients : Paneer (cottage cheese) (पनीर), Whole wheat roomali rotis

Cuisine : Punjabi

Course : Snacks and Starters

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Smoky Paneer Wrap

Smoky Paneer Wrap 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 : 0-5 minutes

Cook time : 16-20 minutes

Serve : 4

Level Of Cooking : Easy

Taste : Spicy

Ingredients for Smoky Paneer Wrap Recipe

  • Paneer (cottage cheese) cut into thin strips 300 grams

  • Whole wheat roomali rotis 4

  • Vinegar 2 tablespoons

  • Green chillies sliced 2

  • Oil 2 tablespoons

  • Garlic paste 1/2 teaspoon

  • Ginger paste 1/2 teaspoon

  • Onion sliced 1 small

  • Green capsicum cut into strips 1 medium

  • Red chilli powder 1 teaspoon

  • Turmeric powder 1/4 teaspoon

  • Dried mango powder 1 teaspoon

  • Salt to taste

  • Bean sprouts 1/2 cup

  • Ghee 1 tablespoon

  • Lettuce leaves 4 large


Step 1

Combine vinegar and green chillies in a bowl.

Step 2

Heat oil in a pan; add garlic paste and ginger paste and sauté for half a minute. Add onion and continue to sauté for half a minute longer.

Step 3

Add capsicum, red chilli powder, turmeric powder, amchur, salt and paneer and sauté over medium heat for two minutes.

Step 4

Add bean sprouts and continue to sauté for another minute. Remove from heat and set aside.

Step 5

To obtain a smoky flavour, place a live charcoal in a bowl and place the bowl in the centre of the paneer mixture. Pour a tablespoon of hot ghee over the charcoal, cover immediately and leave for three to four minutes. Remove the bowl from the paneer mixture.

Step 6

To make the wraps, divide the paneer mixture into four equal portions. Place a lettuce leaf on a roomali roti. Spread a portion of paneer mixture over the roti and drizzle with half a teaspoon of chilli-vinegar.

Step 7

Roll up and wrap in aluminium foil and serve immediately.

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