Palak Paneer Bhurji

A variation to the traditional Paneer Bhurji, with the twist of spinach. Makes it even more healthier and delicious. To prepare this you’ll need paneer (Indian cottage cheese), spinach, tomatoes, onions and a few spices. 

Also try: Paneer Bhurji or Aloo Paneer Bhurji.

Course: Main Course

Cuisine: North Indian

Time: Preparation – 10 mins, Cooking – 20 mins, Total – 30 mins.

Servings: 2


  1. Paneer (Indian Cottage Cheese) – 200 grams (grated or crumbled)
  2. Onion – 1 medium (finely chopped)
  3. Tomato – 2 medium (finely chopped)
  4. Spinach – 150 grams (chopped)
  5. Green Chilli – 2 (finely chopped)
  6. Cumin Seeds – 1 tsp
  7. Coriander Powder – 1 tsp
  8. Red Chilli Powder – 1/2 tsp
  9. Garam Masala powder – 1/2 tsp
  10. Oil – 2-3 tbsp
  11. Salt to taste.

How to make Palak Paneer Bhurji:

  1. Heat oil in a pan or a kadai. Add cumin seeds and let it splutter
  2. Add onions and green chilli. Saute till onions are golden brown
  3. Add tomatoes, coriander powder and red chilli powder. Cook till oil starts to separate
  4. Add chopped spinach. Cook on medium-high flame till excess water is absorbed
  5. Add paneer and salt. Mix well and cook for 3-4 mins on low-medium flame
  6. Add garam masala and cook for another minute
  7. Your Palak Paneer Bhurji is ready. Serve hot with your favorite bread.

17 Comments Add yours

  1. phurni says:

    Very nice. Good looking.
    Thanks for the receipe…

    Liked by 1 person

  2. Aruna says:

    What a lovely way to enjoy bhurji!

    Liked by 1 person

    1. Yeah.. I loved it too.. thank you 🙂


  3. PS says:

    Great combination of flavors…The healthy and delicious!!

    Liked by 1 person

  4. Megala says:

    Delicious bhurji, just cant wait to try !

    Liked by 1 person

    1. Thank you!!! Do share how you liked it.. 🙂

      Liked by 1 person

  5. Loved your take on the bhurjee and this is healthy too.

    Liked by 1 person

    1. Yeah!!! Thank you 🙂🙂

      Liked by 1 person

  6. Wow, this sounds so amazing! I need to try this!

    Liked by 1 person

    1. Thank you!!! Hope you enjoy it 🙂


  7. Neha says:

    Hey tried this today, and we all are so in love with this, must try recipe. Thanks sweetheart for sharing it. You are a genious!!🥰👍

    Liked by 1 person

    1. Thank you so much 🙃☺️☺️ you’re a sweetheart 😘


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