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India: Recipes and Cuisine

Indian jalebi vendor

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India is more a civilization than just a country. It is an ancient and complex society, and not surprisingly so is its food. The climates and cultures of India determine the nature of regional dishes.

Recipes

Indian Recipes

Try these recipes from India.

Saag

Indian vendor with a large bundle of fresh saag greens

(Indian spiced spinach)

Samosas

Samosas (Indian, Pakistani deep-fried potato pastries)

(Indian, Pakistani, African deep-fried potato pastries)

Pakora

Pakora (Indian, Pakistani vegetable fritters)

(Indian, Pakistani vegetable fritters)

Naan

Naan (Indian, Pakistani tandoor-baked bread)

(Indian, Pakistani tandoor-baked bread)

Shahi Korma

Shahi Korma (Indian lamb in a creamy nut curry sauce)

(Indian lamb in a creamy nut curry sauce)

Chapati

Chapati (Indian, Pakistani wholewheat flatbread)

(Indian, Pakistani wholewheat flatbread)

Tandoori Murgh

Tandoori Murgh (Indian, Pakistani yogurt-marinated and broiled chicken)

(Indian, Pakistani yogurt-marinated and broiled chicken)

Lassi

Indian lassi vendor

(Indian yogurt drink)

Sambar

Sambar (Indian spicy lentil stew)

(Indian spicy lentil stew)

Pulao

Vegetable rice pulao

(Indian aromatic rice pilaf)

Aloo Gobi

Aloo Gobi (Indian potato and cauliflower curry)

(Indian potato and cauliflower curry)