Palak Paneer is one of my all time favorite Indian curries. It is a hearty, wholesome, comforting dish loved by all in my family too. Sometimes also known as Saag Paneer, it is an all time classic. The homemade cheese or paneer is slowly simmered in a very aromatic and creamy curried spinach or saag/palak - an omnipresent dish in almost every menu of Indians restaurants all over the world. It is served with a basket of buttery naans. You break a piece of the bread, use it to scoop up the gravy and savor the mild yet authoritative burst of flavor, taste and texture.
The combination of spinach and cheese is a power pack. With the protein of the cheese and calcium, iron, vitamins of spinach, this dish besides being a treat to the eye and taste buds, is really good for you. If your kids get a liking for it - like mine did - it is also a great way to put some spinach in them.
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