Methi Matar Malai

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Methi Matar Malai is one of the rich flavor dishes with a blend of mouth watering ingredients.
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Prep Time15 minutes
Cook Time25 minutes
Total Time40 minutes
Served As: Lunch
Recipe Cuisine Type: North Indian
Recipe Taste: Salty, Savoury
Calories 385 kcal
Servings 6


  • 150 gm fenugreek methi leaves
  • 150 gm peas
  • 1 cup malai
  • 50 gm mawa
  • 1 tbsp Kasuri methi
  • 1 tsp Salt
  • ½ tsp Sugar
  • 2 tbsp Desi Ghee
  • 150 ml Milk
  • 2 onion
  • 4 buds garlic
  • 2 Green Chillies
  • 1 inch ginger
  • 22 cashews


  • Firstly put some water in a cooker, add ¼ tsp salt and ½ tsp sugar to it. With that add peas and fenugreek leaves to it.
  • Cover the cooker and cook them till until they turn soft.
  • In mean time boil cashew nuts in water so that we can make a smooth paste of cashew.
  • Now grind onion, garlic, green chilli, ginger and boiled cashews in a mixer jar. Make a smooth paste for the tadka of Methi Matar Malai.
  • After this put pure ghee to a pan and put tadka paste to it.
  • Which we prepared in precious step. Cook it well on low flame for 4 - 5 minutes. Keep stirring don't let it turn brown, as we want to give our dish light contrast of white and green.
  • After that add mawa to tadka and cook it for 2 more minutes. With that add salt and Kasuri Methi to tadka.
  • Now add Malai to it and milk, mix them all well to make a blend.
  • After a boiled add cooked Methi and matar. Mix them well and cook them till a boil.
  • Now our delicious Methi matar Malai is ready to be served with laccha parantha, naan or roti.

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Recipe Nutrition

Calories: 385kcal | Carbohydrates: 31g | Protein: 12g | Fat: 26g | Saturated Fat: 15g | Polyunsaturated Fat: 1g | Monounsaturated Fat: 7g | Trans Fat: 1g | Cholesterol: 62mg | Sodium: 501mg | Potassium: 441mg | Fiber: 9g | Sugar: 7g | Vitamin A: 869IU | Vitamin C: 17mg | Calcium: 183mg | Iron: 9mg

Neeru Gupta
Neeru Gupta

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