Indian Cuisine

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Indian cuisine encompasses a wide variety of regional cuisines native to india. given the range of diversity in soil type, climate and occupations, these cuisines vary significantly from each other and use locally available spices, herbs, vegetables and fruits. indian food is also heavily influenced by religious and cultural choices and traditions.

the development of these cuisines have been shaped by dharmic beliefs, and in particular by vegetarianism, which is a growing dietary trend in indian society. there has also been central asian influence on north indian cuisine from the years of mughal rule. indian cuisine has been and is still evolving, as a result of the nation's cultural interactions with other societies.

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Aloo = Potato
Aṇḍā,अंडा = Egg
Chana = chickpeas
Dal = Lentil
Ḍēyarī, डेयरी = Dairy
Gobi = cauliflower
Gosht = Meat
Hanī, हनी = Honey
keema, qeema = Minced meat
Masala = Mixture of spices ground into a paste or powder
Manasā = Meat, मनसा
Mattar-Rudhrapur = Green Peas
Palak = Spinach
Paneer, Panīra, पनीर = Paneer cheese, fresh cheese
Pōlṭrī, पोल्ट्री = Poultry
Rajma = red kidney beans
Saag = Spinach
Samudrī bhōjana = Seafood, समुद्री भोजन
Tikki = cutlet or croquette
Urad = black lentil

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(2 ) Murgh Makhani, murg (Indian)
Murgh Makhani or Butter Chicken is a classic and a staple dish of Indian Cuisine. Chunks of chicken are cooked …
(1 ) chilli cottage chee… (Indian) (Indian-Chinese)
This paneer chilli recipe is basically a stir fry of deep fried cottage cheese cubes with green capsicum, chillies, onion, …
(1 ) Tandoori Murghi (Indian)
Tandoori chicken gets its name from the bell-shaped tandoor clay oven. Skinless legs and thighs are marinated in a tenderizing …
(1 ) Biriyani, Biriani, … (Indian)
Biryani is a mixed rice dish from the Indian Subcontinent. It is made with spices, rice and meat or vegetables.
(1 ) Bhatura chana, poor… (Indian)
Chole Bhature is a combination of chana masala (spicy chick peas) and fried bread called bhatoora (made of maida flour) …
(1 ) achaari, achaar, ac… (Indian)
Achari means pickle. Basically, this is a chicken dish that is made with all the spices one would normally use …
Momo is a type of steamed bun with some form of filling. Momo has become a traditional delicacy in Nepal, …
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This is a list of Indian dishes. Indian cuisine encompasses a wide variety of regional cuisines native to India. Given the range of diversity in soil type, climate and occupations, these cuisines vary significantly from each other and use locally available spices, herbs, vegetables, and fruits. The dishes are then served according to taste in either mild, medium …

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Mithais, or sweet treats, are an integral part of Indian cuisine. While they’re enjoyed during a hearty meal, sweets and desserts are also central to Indian festivals. Some of these, like laddu, originated in ancient India, but many of them were introduced to the country by the Mughal rulers who came from Persia. Here are some of the …