Paneer Shakarkandi Curry Recipe

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Paneer Shakarkandi Curry Recipe

Preparation Time : 10 mins
Cooking Time : 30 mins
Total Serving : 4
Ingredients For Paneer Shakarkandi Curry Recipe :
  • vegetable oil :     1 tbsp
  • onion, chopped :     1
  • garlic cloves, crushed :     2
  • shakarkandi (sweet potatoes), peeled and cut into chunks :     500g
  • mild curry powder :     1 tbsp
  • finely chopped fresh ginger :     1 tbsp
  • chopped tomatoes :     400g
  • vegetable stock :     100ml
  • shelled fresh or frozen peas :     150g
  • paneer, cut into 1.5cm cubes :     250g
  • chopped fresh mint :     2 tbsp

Preparation Method for Paneer Shakarkandi Curry Recipe :

  • Heat the vegetable oil in a large frying pan and fry the onion and garlic gently, stirring occasionally, for 4–5 minutes until softened.
  • Add the sweet potatoes and stir-fry for 2 minutes, then stir in the curry powder and ginger and cook for 30 seconds.
  • Stir in the tomatoes with their juice and the stock. Bring to the boil, then reduce the heat, cover and cook gently for 12–15 minutes until the sweet potato is tender.
  • Stir in the peas and simmer for 3 minutes, then add the diced paneer and cook for a further 2 minutes until heated thoroughly. Season to taste, scatter over the chopped mint and serve hot.