Hello World! Chana-Dal-Gosht – A Parsi Dish

Chana-ni-Dal-ma-Gosht – A Parsi Dish Roasted meat in gram (yellow chickpeas) lentils is a dish from the Parsi cuisine from the Western coast of India. Parsis are Zoroastrians who fled to the Western coast of India from Persia when Persia adopted Islam 1300 years ago. They inhabited Gujarat and Maharashtra and today have their maximum … Continue reading

Hello World! Doi (Dahi) Maach

Doi (Dahi) Maach – Fish Curry in Yoghurt from Eastern India A popular dish in Eastern India and Bangladesh, majority of people think this is a Bengali dish, but that is not true. It is popular in Orissa and Assam as well, neighbouring regions with whom Bengal shares many of its cultural traits. In Bangla … Continue reading

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Biryani – A Delicious South Asian Dish Although identified with the Muslim communities, Biryani is a delicious dish that people of all communities enjoy. Many have the wrong assumption that Biryani came to South Asia from Central and West Asia, but it is very much a South Asian dish, perhaps drawing from such Central and … Continue reading