5 Drool-Worthy Must Try Gujarati Dishes
Do you remember the famous dialogue of Kareena Kapoor from the movie 3 Idiots? ‘Tum
Gujarati log ka khana itna khatarnaak kyu hota hai? Dhokla, fafda, handva, thepla.. aise lagta hai
jaise koi missiles hai.’ Even though Gujarati dishes sound like missiles, they are, however, very
tasty and yummy for taste buds. Gujarati cuisine, primarily vegetarian, is one of most known and
oldest culinary treasures of India. Gujarati dishes not only comprises of dhokla, kakhra and
fafda, but it also comprises of drool-worthy Gujarati and Kathiyawadi thali with their own
Dhebra - A snack every Gujarati yearns for!
All Gujarati trips are incomplete without this healthy snack. These dhebra, also called methi ka
theplas, are made with a mixture of gram and whole wheat flour with fresh fenugreek leaves
(methi) and spices. This is often served with yogurt or pickle.
Khandvi – Much Loved Snack
Khandvi, also known as Dahivadi, is a delectable Gujarati snack made with gram flour that is
rolled up with buttermilk. It is often sautéed with spices & sesame seeds and garnished with
curry leaves or coriander.
Undhiyu – King of Gujarati Dishes
Undhiyu, a Gujarati vegetable curry, in the festival of Uttarayan is something that all Gujarati
people wait for. It is a special winter delicacy made from eggplant, muthiyas, potatoes, peas,
beans, bananas, methi and spices.
Gujarati/Kathiyawadi Thali – A Lavish Spread
Gujarati Thali is a dream indulgence for any person who loves food. A traditional Gujarati thali
often comprises of roti, dal or kadhi, rice, shaak that is prepared with multiple vegetables and
spices, pakoras, farsaan, dhokla, samosa and a sweet.
Kadhi – Staple in Every Household
Gujarati Kadhi is a traditional curry made of yogurt, butter milk, flour, green chilies and
sweetened with sugar. It is often served with Khichdi, Rice or Chapati. Any Gujarati thali is
incomplete without this traditional Kadhi.
These are some of the Gujarati dishes that a foodie must try.
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