What is a typical lunch in India?

The core of a typical Indian dinner (or lunch) is rice, or a flatbread, and or a lentil stew (dal). There will also be a vegetarian stew, and if non-vegetarian, a meat, chicken, or seafood curry. A pickle (achar), papad (a thin round “chip” made from chickpea flour and spices), and chutney round out the meal.

What should I eat for lunch at home Indian?

Masala Bhindi is a perfect side dish for lunch which you can cook in a jiffy.
  • Chana Kulcha.
  • Gujarati Kadhi.
  • Allahabad Ki Tehri.
  • Low Fat Dahi Chicken.
  • Kolhapuri Vegetables.
  • Black Channa and Coconut Stew.
  • Paneer Achaari.

What are the top 10 Indian foods?

Top 10 foods to try in India
  • Chaats – Panipuri. Thali.
  • Thali. Rogan Josh.
  • Kashmiri chilli powder is traditionally used to colour the sauce. Kerala Seafood.
  • Seafood in Kerala. Punjabi.
  • Parathas – a form of flatbread common in the Punjab region. Lucknow and Delhi Kebabs.
  • Lucknow Kebabs. Butter Chicken.
  • Idli and Vada.
  • Chettinad.

What are good Indian dishes to order?

Indian Food Can Seem Both Charming and Intimidating
  • The Samosa. In each culture, you’ll find a portable snack food.
  • The Pakora. Many think of the pakora as a fritter.
  • Saag Paneer.
  • Tandoori Chicken.
  • Chana Masala.
  • Butter Chicken.

Why is Indian food so good?

The labor-intensive cuisine and its mix of spices is more often than not a revelation for those who sit down to eat it for the first time. Heavy doses of cardamom, cayenne, tamarind and other flavors can overwhelm an unfamiliar palate. Together, they help form the pillars of what tastes so good to so many people.