When it comes to great cuisine, Indian food knocks it out of the park every time. Whether it is a curry so hot it could blow your head off or just a humble onion bhaji, each dish is truly delicious.
It's not just the meaty dishes that are great, but there are so many wonderful vegetarian options that are just as good, if not better. Paneer is an unsalted cheese used in many Indian dishes and can be found in Indian vegetarian restaurants across Dubai. So, without further ado, let's explore the best paneer-based dishes you can find right here in Dubai.
1. Paneer Khurchan
For a delicious paneer-based curry, try out the Paneer Kurchan prepared by the chefs of Patiala. This dish originates from Northern India and the word kurchan means spices at the bottom of the pan that are scraped off and added to the dish, a traditional flavour-infusing technique. It is absolutely brimming with flavour and is made by cooking a sliced paneer tikka on a flat iron along with tasty peppers. The added paneer thickens the masala and makes the dish even more creamy and delicious. Try this dish and you will be very pleasantly surprised.
2. Paneer Tikka Masala
Whether you are a vegetarian looking to experience something similar to the classic chicken tikka masala or you just fancy a change, then look no further than the Paneer Tikka Masala served at Kulcha King. This curry uses a soft paneer cottage cheese which is marinated with Indian herbs and spices and grilled in a mildly spicy and creamy sauce in a clay pot oven. Each bite is truly tasty - the perfect dish for any occasion.
3. Robert Paneer-o
With a name like Robert Paneer-o, there is every reason in the world to choose this paneer dish from Roti Rollers. "Robert" is perfect for lovers of all things veggie, as it is a delicious spinach paneer seekh which is served in a beetroot roti with a perfect tikka masala spread, beetroot greens, pickled pumpkin, salted almonds and roti crisps to make a dish full of wonderful flavours and textures. This is one of the most popular dishes on the whole menu, so be sure to try it out for yourself!
4. Palak Paneer
Originating from the Punjab region of India, the Palak Paneer from Mint Leaf is an excellent choice for anyone to make. This veggie dish is made with a spinach puree cooked with paneer cheese, seasoned with a range of delicious spices and mixed in a tasty tomato gravy. This curry is as delicious as it is healthy, and after just one bite it could very well to become your new favourite.
Finding a delicious meat-free Indian dish is easy to do, and Paneer dishes are some of the best meals you could eat. These dishes are a treat to anyone who orders them, so be sure to treat yourself to some of these yummy curries and you will not be disappointed.
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