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Quinoa Pulao with Spice infused Paneer

  • Author: Debjani
  • Yield: 3 People 1x


A Healthy Indian Quinoa Pulao with Veggies and spice infused Paneer



To make the Spice infused Paneer:

  • Milk: 1 Litre
  • Lemon Juice: 2 Tbsp.
  • Salt: 1/2 Tsp.
  • Mixed Herbs: 1/2 Tsp.
  • Chili Flakes: 1/2 Tsp

To make the Pulao:

  • Quinoa: 1 cup ( mine is a 150g cup)
  • Cauliflower: 5-6 florets
  • Carrot: 1/2 cup (dice)
  • Onion: 1 (chopped)
  • French Bean: 1/2 cup ( small pieces)
  • Ginger-garlic Paste: 1 Tsp.
  • Tomato Puree: 3 Tbsp.
  • Chili Flakes: 1/2 Tsp.
  • Salt: To Taste
  • Olive Oil: 1 Tbsp.


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  1. Boil the milk for 5 minutes in low flame and add salt, Chili flakes, and mixed herbs and mix properly using a ladle.
  2. Now lower the flame and add lemon juice to curdle the milk and switch the flame off after curdling started.
  3. Wait till the temperature drops and discard the water from the curdled milk.
  4. Take the curdled milk over a piece of cheesecloth and tie all the ends and put a piece of weight over the same for 10 minutes.
  5. After 10 minutes remove the weight and after opening the cloth cut the paneer into pieces for further use.

To make the Quinoa Pulao with spice-infused Paneer:[url href=""]%Quinoa Pulao with spice-infused Paneer[/url]

  1. Wash Quinoa and start boiling the same in medium flame with 2 cups of water after covering the pan with a lid till the entire water absorbed and the quinoa cooked properly.
  2. In a pan heat Olive oil and sauté the Paneer lightly.
  3. Start frying the veggies in remaining oil for 5-6 minutes or till the veggies soften.
  4. Add salt, chili flakes and mix properly.
  5. Add boiled quinoa and mix thoroughly and cover the pan with a lid and cook on low flame for 5 minutes.
  6. Open the lid and mix the Spice infused Paneer chunks and serve Quinoa Pulao with spice infused Paneer hot.
  • Category: Main
  • Cuisine: Indian
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