7 Most Popular Indian Dishes You Must Try

7 Most Popular Indian Dishes You Must Try

7 Most Popular Indian Dishes You Must Try: Indian food has been famous around the world for quite some time now. Indian Cuisine is a cuisine that consists of delicacies and dishes from different parts of the country. Each delicacy and dish not only represents the state but also the history and culture of the particular area it originates from. Indian cuisine is not only defined by the tender and juicy Butter Chicken or the spicy and tangy Chicken Tikka Masala. Since Indian Cuisine is so vast it is not defined by a single dish but a variety of delicacies. One such exquisite dish is Biriyani, which has a unique story of its own. Biriyani originated in Deccan, it was a military dish that was cooked with any meat that was available. Basically, it was a one-pot-dish that was supposed to provide and fill the soldiers of the Nawab. The origin of this famous and delicious dish tells us a lot about the culture, history, and people of that period.

Indian cuisine is also one of those cuisines which has options from non-vegetarian, pure vegetarian to dairy-free, gluten-free, options as well. Indian Cuisine is for everyone there are no bounds. Some similar dishes which has put India on the map which their varying tastes and exquisite textures are:

1). Chicken Tikka Masala: 

Chicken Tikka Masala | 7 Most Popular Indian Dishes You Must Try

Originating from Bangladesh is an extremely popular dish in Great Britain. Its creamy and spicy taste makes it a favorite at any Indian restaurant all over the world. It is one of those dishes which can tell you everything about the tastes of its origin country with just one bite. The curry,  rich creamy curry with various spices and chicken chunks in it makes it a delight for the taste buds.

2). Butter Chicken:

Butter Chicken | 7 Most Popular Indian Dishes You Must Try

One of the most popular dishes in the world, it originated in north India with a very interesting story. This incredible buttery delicacy is made with beautifully marinated chicken, grilled and cooked in a tomato-based sauce with exquisite spices and herbs. It is one of the most delicious dishes in Indian Cuisine.

3). Rogan Josh:

Rogan Josh | 7 Most Popular Indian Dishes You Must Try

One of the most loved dishes in Indian Cuisine is Rogan Josh. The lamb dish rogan josh was brought to India from Persia. The term comes from the Persian words Rogan, which means oil, and josh, which means great heat. As a result, this meal is cooked over high heat in oil. Asafoetida (Hing), cumin (jeera), cloves (laung), bay leaves (tej patta), fennel (sauf), and cardamom are used to season the lamb (elaichi). It’s best served over cooked rice. It is an exquisite dish one must try.

4). Hilsa Fish Curry:

Hilsa Fish Curry | 7 Most Popular Indian Dishes You Must Try

Originating in West Bengal, it is one of the most popular Indian dishes. It’s made for exceptional occasions, such as feasts and festivals. The salted hilsa fish is cut and cooked with shallot and garlic chunks, ginger paste, turmeric, and red chili powder in soybean oil. What is the most enjoyable aspect? When coated with salt, the hilsa fish can be stored for up to two years.

5). Chana Masala:

Chana Masala | 7 Most Popular Indian Dishes You Must Try

This dish is a vegetarian’s favorite choice. An incredibly popular Indian dish originated in Punjab. This traditional North Indian style curry, also known as Chole Masala, is cooked with white chickpeas, freshly powdered spices, onions, tomatoes, and herbs. This tasty vegetarian supper, which is naturally vegan and rich in vital minerals, protein, and fiber, can be prepared in only 45 minutes, excluding chickpea soaking time. This dish goes well with both rice and bread, it proves to be an extraordinarily versatile dish.

6). Aloo Gobi:

Aloo Gobi | 7 Most Popular Indian Dishes You Must Try

Fresh cauliflower and soft potatoes are used to make aloo gobi, a spicy and comforting Indian side or main dish. Potatoes and cauliflower are cooked with onions, tomatoes, and spices in the classic Indian meal aloo gobi. This dish can be prepared in a variety of ways, including with only onions, only tomatoes, or no onion tomato at all. This is one of the most popular dishes and is also vegan.

7). Dal Makhani:

Dal Makhni | 7 Most Popular Indian Dishes You Must Try

Buttery and velvety One of India’s most popular dals is Dal Makhani. Dal makhani is an Indian comfort meal made with lentils and kidney beans in a thick, creamy tomato sauce. For a unique flavor, entire black lentils are boiled with butter and cream and then simmered over low heat. It’s best served with garlic naan. It is incredibly tasty and one would want it again and again once tasted.

There are several dishes in Indian Cuisine which are as delicious as the ones mentioned above. After reading this article I am sure you are now craving some delicious Indian food. If you are in Adelaide then go and visit Taste of Bollywood for an evening with delicious Indian food that will satisfy your heart and tummy. Taste of Bollywood is the best Indian restaurant in Adelaide and has a vast menu of various delicacies originating from India. Delivery is also available. With so many new options to try, Taste of Bollywood is your go-to place for