Authentic Recipes from the Kitchens of Shriya, Nithu & Arthi!

Paneer Cutlet

All my friends here met in my place last week. I wanted to try this Paneer cutlet for a long time. It came out really good and my friends liked it a lot. It is real easy and tasty too.

Time of Preparation : 1 hr
Spice level : 3 to 4
No of Pieces : 30


  • Green Chillies (Finely chopped) – 3
  • Onion (Finely chopped) – 1 cup
  • Ginger (Grated) – 2 tbsp
  • Carrots, Beans and Peas (Boiled) – 1 Cup
  • Potatoes (Boiled and mashed) – 2 Cups
  • Paneer (Grated) – 1 Cup
  • Red chilli powder – 1/2 tsp
  • Turmeric powder – 1/4 tsp
  • Coriander powder – 1 tsp
  • Pepper powder (Freshly ground) – 1/2 tsp
  • Garam masala – 1/2 tsp
  • Salt – to taste
  • Oil – for frying
  • All purpose flour / Maida – 1 cup
  • Bread Crumbs – 1 cup
  • Chopped Coriander – 3 tbsp

Method of Preparation:

  1. Heat oil in a pan and add the green chillies.
  2. Then add the onions and fry till they become translucent.
  3. Add the grated ginger and fry for two minutes.
  4. Then add the turmeric powder, red chilli powder, coriander powder, pepper powder and salt.
  5. Fry for two minutes and add the boiled vegetables and potatoes and mash them completely.
  6. Then fry them in medium heat for 10 minutes and add the garam masala followed by grated paneer.
  7. Fry them for 5 minutes and add the chopped coriander and let it cool.
  8. Make rolls of the mixture whichever shape we want to have.
  9. Make a paste with maida by adding water.
  10. Coat the rolls first with maida paste and then with the bread crumbs.
  11. Fry them till they turn golden brown.
  12. Serve hot with tomato ketchup.


  1. Absolutely love it, what a great tempting pictures. I am going to bookmark and try it out soon 🙂

  2. Woww… very nice recipe.. looks delicious !!
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  3. Looks so crispy and delicious… Love anything with paneer…

  4. WOW!!! The cutlet looks way to inviting. You have got me drooling gal 🙂

  5. Looks absolutely delicious…. Easy evening snack:) Yummy yum

  6. Lovely cutlets..they look so crispy and appetising..nice clicks.

  7. ohh pefect fo the monsoon we are experiencing right now. crispy, munchy cutlets.

  8. So neatly done… Very colorful and inviting..
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  9. Well done, delicious and crispy cutlet tempts me a lot..

  10. Looks fantastic..feel like having some of these now..

  11. wow very yummy cutlets, came out so crispy too.cute click

  12. Tempting clicks.Looks delicious

  13. Cutlets looks very tempting and delicious….nice and interesting recipe 🙂

  14. Cutlets looks crispy and tempting..

  15. Looks so delicious and crispy, perfect tea time snack!

  16. DELICIOUS! simply superb 🙂

  17. yummy cutlet..that looks incredibly beautiful, love the way u presented it..

  18. Looks so delicious and crispy cutlets tempts me a lot,nice clicks.

  19. my kids are going to go nuts over this..:)
    thanks for sharing..
    Tasty Appetite

  20. wow! this looks great!

  21. Paneer cutlet looks awesome crispy and delicious love to try them now itself.

  22. Wow, Very yummy cutlets. They look so inviting. Thank you so much for visiting my blog and leaving your precious comment. Snaps are excellent and mouthwatering.

  23. I love love love this…looks so so delicious

  24. Thank you all for your encouraging comments..

  25. it looks very crispy and yummy…..

  26. it is very nice idea….

  27. It looks yummy, going to try it out soon. I have a suggestion, it would be nice if you cut the cutlet into 2 pieces and picture the halves also as it would give more vision how it looks inside. I have tried many recipes and it came out really good, keep going…