Instant Pot Paneer Butter Masala

Enjoy this very easy pressure cooker Paneer Butter Masala dish cooked in short time and has a good taste.

It originates from India but it is loved all over the world.

Instant Pot Paneer Butter Masala
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Course: Main Course
Cuisine: Indian
Keyword: cashews, Paneer Butter Masala, paneer chunks
Prep Time: 9 minutes
Cook Time: 11 minutes
Total Time: 20 minutes
Servings: 4
  • 1 lb paneer chunks
  • 1 tsp cumin seeds
  • 1 small onion thinly sliced
  • 1 green chili
  • 8 garlic cloves
  • 1/4 cup cashews
  • 2 tbsp dried methi leaves
  • 1 tsp salt
  • 4 tomatoes peeled and chopped
  • 1 inch ginger
  • 2 tbsp butter
  • 1/4 cup coconut cream
  • 1 tbsp honey
  • 1/4 cup water
  • 1 tsp coriander powder
  • 1/2 tsp red chili powder
  • 1/2 tsp turmeric powder
  • 1 tsp garam masala
  • Add all the ingredients except honey and paneer in the inner pot of Instant pot.
  • Close the lid and press the “Manual” button.
  • Cook for about 8 minutes on HIGH pressure and press the “Cancel” button.
  • Release the pressure naturally through the steam vent and open the lid.
  • Put the mixture in the immersion blender and blend well.
  • Again transfer the mixture in the Instant pot and add paneer and honey.
  • Select “Sauté” and simmer for 2-3 minutes.
  • Dish out and serve hot.
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