Shahi paneer

Shahi paneer

Shahi Paneer (also called Kadai Paneer, Paneer Butter Masala) (Devanagari शाही पनीर) is a preparation of Cheese, Cream and Tomato Curry. It is thick, creamy and spicy stew prepared therefrom, a mainstay of Indian cuisine.

It is primarily a punjabi dish most popular in northern part of India. The word "Paneer" is the Hindi term for "Cottage Cheese". The word "Shahi" is the Hindi term for "Royal", which translates to "Royal Cheese" - as the dish it is very thick and creamy.


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