Navratri is going to start from 19 March 2018 (Monday) this year. Many Hindu devotees keep nine days long fast to offer their prayers to nine forms of Goddess Durga and during their fast, they have to follow a restricted diet without the use of onions, garlic, table salt, pulses, and certain spices and vegetables. It does mean that food consuming during Navratri fast is boring or tasteless. There are many lip-smacking Navratri Recipes can be made from milk and dairy products, here we are with some Delicious Paneer Recipes for fast can be made at home.
Paneer or cottage cheese is a popular vegetarian treat and during the fasting period, one can have paneer without any guilt. Make delicious kebabs, pakoras, sabzis and gravy dishes with paneer. We present some lip-smacking creative paneer recipes for you to try these Navratri fast. If you do not want to buy paneer from market then go for homemade paneer recipe.
Paneer recipes for Navratri Fast
Paneer or cottage cheese is a popular vegetarian treat and during the fasting period, one can have paneer without any guilt. Make delicious kebabs, pakoras, sabzis and gravy dishes with paneer. We present some lip smacking creative paneer recipes for you to try these Navratri fast. If you do not want to buy paneer from market then go for homemade paneer recipe.
Paneer Tikka is a delicious tandoori recipe made from hung curd and aromatic spices usually flavored with onion garlic paste but one can make this lip smacking tikka without onion garlic for Navratri fast as well. Serve no onion no garlic paneer tikka with green mint chutney and tomato salad to enjoy your fast with lots of nutrition and tasty food.
Matar Paneer sabzi without onion garlic tastes very delicious and equally mouthwatering as cooked with onion and garlic. To enhance the taste I used cashew nut paste which give a nice richness to the gravy and also gives it a nice creamy taste. Paneer made without onion and garlic can be an easy and tasty addition to our Vrat recipes. You can have delicious matar paneer sabzi with Rajgira Aloo Paratnha or with samak ke chawal.
Paneer Bhurji recipe without any onion and garlic
Paneer Bhurji is very easy and quick to make recipe. It is a delightful paneer dish can be prepared without onion garlic and served as an accompaniment or side dish for dinner or lunch. One can add paneer Bhurji to its Navratri fast recipes without any guilt. You can make dry or gravy version of the paneer bhurji recipe. Grated Cottage cheese cooked with some aromatic spices, garnished with chopped coriander is a must have Navratri fast recipe.
Paneer Navratan Korma without onion and garlic recipe
Navratan korma a delicious mix of vegetables and spices simmer in rich milk gravy is my all-time favorite. The regular version of Korma has onion, ginger and garlic paste, but we have prepared no onion no garlic version that can be consumed during fast (vrat) without any guilt. Paneer Navratan Korma is a mouthwatering combination of eight vegetables and paneer cooked with a paste of poppy seeds and cashews.
Paneer cutlet recipe for Navratri Fast recipe
Paneer cutlet is a wholesome recipe for your Navratri fast as it has grated paneer, boiled potatoes, grated carrots, boiled peas and some aromatics. Rich in nutrients, great in taste serve crispy pan fried or deep fried Paneer cutlet with mint chutney to have something mouthwatering during your fasting period.
Shahi paneer recipe without onion and garlic recipe for Navratri Fast recipe
I bet no one can deny the Shahi paneer taste great with naan or lacha Parantha. Shahi Paneer is always related to lots of butter or cream but you can make equally delicious Shahi Paneer without onion, garlic, and butter or cream. Serve lip-smacking Shahi paneer with kuttu ki puri or rajgira Parantha.
Paneer Dahi Vada is an instant vada recipe and can be consumed during Navratri Vrat as it does not contain any grain or unwanted spices. It is very easy to cook Paneer Dahi vada and does not require any advance preparation like we do for making Moong dal or Urad dal dahi vada. Soft and delicious Paneer balls soaked in creamy curd served with green and tamarind chutney will just melt in your mouth.
We hope these delicious paneer recipes will make your Navratri fast more comforting and stomach full. Try all these Paneer Recipes for fast and let us know through your comments and pictures.