Paneer Tikka Buns


Paneer Tikka Buns is a delicious and popular Indian street food that is a fusion of two popular dishes, Paneer Tikka and buns. Paneer Tikka is a popular North Indian dish made by marinating small chunks of paneer (a type of Indian cottage cheese) in a flavorful blend of spices, yoghurt, and lemon juice, and then grilled or roasted. Buns, on the other hand, are soft, fluffy bread rolls that are often used as a base for sandwiches and burgers. When combined, the tender chunks of marinated Paneer Tikka, and the soft buns create a perfect balance of flavours and textures

Paneer Tikka Buns

Chef Sammy
The Paneer Tikka Buns are perfect as a quick and easy snack or as a main course. These buns are great for parties, picnics, and as a lunch box option. The recipe is easy to make, and the buns can be filled with a variety of toppings and sauces to suit your taste. In this recipe, you will learn how to make Paneer Tikka Buns with a simple and delicious marinade and a step-by-step guide for making the buns from scratch.
Course Side Dish
Cuisine Indian


For the buns:

  • 1 packet quick Rise Yeast
  • 1 tsp Sugar
  • 1 tsp Salt
  • 3 cups Flour
  • 1/3 cup Avocado Oil
  • 3/4 cup Luke warm water

The Filling:

  • Salt to taste
  • 6-8 Garlic pods
  • 1 tbsp Ginger paste
  • 1 Juice of lemon
  • 2 tbsp Kashmiri Red Chili Powder
  • 1/2 tbsp Garam masala
  • Mustard oil
  • 1 whole Bell pepper chopped
  • Firm paneer cut in cubes


For the buns:

  • Dissolve the yeast in the Luke warm water in the bowl of your kitchen aid and leave it alone for 10 min.
    Add all the rest of the ingredients to the yeast mixture which should now be frothy on the top. Using your dough hook mix it for 5 minutes. Form the dough into a ball. Cover and let it rise for about 2 hours or till it doubles.

The Filling:

  • Marinate all of the above for at least an hour.
    Then heat avocado oil in your skillet and cook till done.
    Your dough should be doubled in size. Punch it down and make 8-10 equal parts. Flatten it out. Put filling in the center and pinch the top closed.
    Brush with egg wash (egg white and water beaten together) sprinkle with sesame seeds
    Bake at 350 till light golden brown.
Keyword Quick & Easy

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