Spinach & Cottage Cheese Sandwich

Spinach & Cottage Cheese Sandwich

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Prep: 25 minutes

Cook: 20 minutes

Method: Easy

Course: Snack

Type: Fusion

The combination of spinach and cottage cheese is as attractive as it is tasty


  • Spinach, chopped 1 cup
  • Cottate cheese (paneer), grated 1 cup
  • Brown bread 8 slices
  • Butter as required
  • Cumin seeds 1 tsp
  • Medium onion, chopped 1
  • Garlic cloves, chopped 4
  • Medium green capsicum, chopped 1
  • Fresh coriander leaves, chopped 1 tbsp
  • Salt to taste
  • Black peppercorns, crushed to taste


  • Heat 1 tbsp butter in a non-stick pan, add cumin seeds and saute till they change colour. Add onion and garlic and saute till onion becomes soft.
  • Add capsicum and saute for 2 minutes. Add spinach and a little water, mix well, and cook till the spinach is done.
  • Add cottage cheese, coriander leaves, salt and pepper and mix well. Set this mixture aside to cool down to room temperature.
  • Spread this mixture evenly on 4 bread slices and cover them with the remaining 4 slices.
  • Heat some butter in a non-stick grill pan, place 2 sandwiches, at a time, in it and grill, turning sides till both sides are evenly golden.
  • Cut each sandwich into 2 triangles, arrange them on a serving platter and serve hot.