Paneer Paratha Recipe
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Paneer Paratha Recipe (Cottage Cheese Bread)

Paneer Paratha – It’s a whole wheat bread stuffed with cottage cheese and spices.

Paneer Paratha Recipe
Paneer Paratha Recipe

Parathas are very popular for breakfast and dinner in many parts of Indian homes. There are many varieties, the base would be same, we use wheat flour to make a dough and the main ingredient would vary according to the taste.

Paneer Paratha Recipe
Paneer Paratha Recipe

Ingredients for dough:

  1. Wheat Flour – 2 cups
  2. Warm water – 3/4 cup (required level)
  3. Oil – 2 tbsp
  4. Salt – required level

Ingredients for stuffing:

  1. Paneer / Cottage Cheese – 100 gms
  2. Green Chilies – 2 (finely chopped)
  3. Chili powder – 1 tsp
  4. Salt – required level
  5. Turmeric powder – 1/2 tsp
  6. Cumin seeds – 1/2 tsp
  7. Coriander leaves – few
  8. Ghee / Oil – For roasting the parathas
Paneer Paratha Recipe
Paneer Paratha Recipe


Get all the ingredients ready. Grate the paneer/cottage cheese.

Add chopped green chillies, salt, cumin seeds, chopped coriander leaves, red chilli powder and turmeric powder to that grated paneer.

Mix everything well and keep it aside.

Now, let us prepare the dough. Once the dough is ready. Rest for a few mins.

Then make a small ball out of the dough and press the middle part with your finger, make a shape to hold the stuffing. Refer to the below picture.

Now add the paneer stuffing.

Now close all the edges properly. Make a ball again.

Now spread some dry flour and start pressing the dough with the rolling pin.

Use rolling pin, roll the dough and make a smooth circle. Make sure the stuffing is not coming out.

Heat the pan, place the stuffed paratha on the pan.

If one side is cooked. Flip and cook the other side. Apply some ghee/oil on the paratha while cooking and press the sides well.

Yummy paneer paratha is ready to be served.

Paneer Paratha Recipe
Paneer Paratha Recipe

Happy Cooking 🙂

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  1. Hello Malini! As usually your recipes are amazing! 🙂 I stopped by to let you know that I mentioned your blog in 2016/2017 tag post 🙂 Thanks for tagging me, have a great time blogging! 🙂 😉

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