5 Things You Probably Didn't Know About Indian Cuisine
When we think of Indian Cuisine, we automatically think Curry, Samosas etc. But what if we told you that there’s plenty you probably don’t know about Traditional Indian Cuisine that might just change the way that you look at it?
1 – The Word Curry is Rarely Used to Describe Indian Food
Dishes are usually described by their ingredients or where they originated.
2 – Naan Bread Didn’t Originate in India
Naan bread was a dish first brought over from Persia
3 – Chicken Tikka Masala Didn’t Come From India
It was invented in Glasgow, Scottland!
4 – Curry Powder is Not a Single Spice
Although it is now sold as a ready-made mix – Curry powder contains a wide variation of spices.
5 – Rice Was Brought To India From Thailand
Alought it is the most popular companion for Indian food, Rice needs to grow in a country which experiences both hot & cool seasons.