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Recipe for Steamed Paneer Momos at Home


Paneer Momos, a popular street food, find out the recipe to make at home easily and fulfill the lust.

Paneer Momos (Steamed)? Listening to these two words firstly brings a smile on your face. Secondly, an end to your craving regardless of which situation or circumstances you are in.

Today, momos are part of our diet. No matter where you are or with whom you never miss a chance to get hands. It is one of India’s most favorite snacks as well as the most requested Indian Chinese food recipes.

Ever got your hands on a full plate of steamed paneer momos on a rainy day? Yes. It completes us. Momos, dim sum, wontons are few names which people around the world mentions them. In India, the cute beautiful appetizer is favorite in Hindi speaking states and south India. The goodies are best served with red chili chutney in the North-Eastern states. After all its, not a secret, likeness of spicy food there.

Well, is it like you can’t go off paneer momos for a day? Either it is due to health concerns or busy schedules. We have got you covered. Learn how to make paneer momos at home in your own healthy version and can serve your guests, as well. Stuffed with the vegetables and protein-rich paneer. Here we bring a super easy recipe on how to make paneer momos.

Steamed Paneer Momos







Ingredients of Momos (Vegetable Stuffed)

For Filling
– 1 cup white cabbage – 1 cup paneer
– 1/4 cup green peppercorns (mirch) – 1 medium size onion (finely chopped)
– 3 and 1/2 tablespoon coriander (dhania) leaves – 4 cloves garlic
– 1-inch ginger – 2 green chili
– 1 teaspoon salt
– 4 tbsp spring onion, chopped
For Dough
– 1 cup maida / plain flour – 1/4 teaspoon salt
– 1 teaspoon refined oil – 1/2 cup water for kneading (saanana)
momos dough
making balls of momos dough and rolled out into circles

Dough Preparation
Step 1

Pick a large mixing bowl and take 1 cup maida/plain flour with 1/4 teaspoon salt.

Step 2

Time to add 1/2 cup water and start kneading the dough.

Step 3

Do you think you need knead to smooth and soft the dough, add water according to your requirement.

Step 4

Now grease (chikana) a tablespoon of oil over dough and let it rest for 20 minutes.

Stuffing and Filling Preparation
Step 1

vegetable filling preparation for paneer momos
vegetable filling preparation

Start with preparaing stuff by heating 3 tablespoon of oil and pan-fry 4 cloves garlic, 1-inch ginger and 2 green chili.

Step 2

You should not add 2 tbsp spring onion and stir well.

Step 3

Now add 1 onion and saute till the time onion shrinks lightly. Time to add 1 cup white cabbage. Well, singe until cabbage shrinks.

Step 4

After adding 1 cup paneer with 1/4 cup green peppercorns, 1 teaspoon salt, and saute it. Continue mixing it until paneer and spices are well combined. Add 2 more tbsp spring onion and mix. Let the stuffing get cool.

Paneer Momos Shaping
Step 1

making balls of momos dough and rolled out into circles
making balls of momos dough and rolled out into circles

Make the small sized dough and dust the layer with maida and start rolling thin.

Step 2

Use a round shape cup and cut it.

Step 3

Later put the tablespoon of prepared stuffing in the centre. Start folding from one side. Fold until you reach 3/4 of the circle.

Step 4

Seal off the part with other parts and confirm its tight.

Step 5

Put the steamer on heat and now carefully place the paneer momos on the try without touching each other. Steam them for 12-15 minutes or until the shinny sheen is visible on them.

Step 6

Paneer Momos

Paneer Momos recipe is ready and have it serve with momos chutney.


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