Matar paneer is a vegetarian dish originating from Punjab in northern India. Matar paneer is one of the most popular vegetarian dishes you’ll find in Punjab. Paneer is made in abundance in Punjab and many people in Punjab lead a vegetarian lifestyle. The soft cubes of paneer, the sweetness of the peas all coated with the voluptuous spicy gravy makes this dish perfect for any occasion. It’s an easy dish to prepare and defiantly is a crowd pleaser.