What came into your mind, when you had a glance at the topic?
If I’m not wrong maybe your thought about the fusion of Indian and Western foods right!
Yes, you are right. “INDO- WESTERN FOOD” by the topic I mean the combination or fusion of Indian & Western food which gives a peculiar taste to food. You may already have got an idea about what I will be discussing in this blog right! So, in this blog, I will be discussing different Indian food items recognized in the world and the fusion of different Indo- Western food items.
Without making an intro longer.
Let’s get started!
INDIAN FOOD THAT IS POPULAR ACROSS THE GLOBE
Indian dishes are popular not just with in the country, but across the globe too because of its spices and unique taste. So, that is the reason why Indian cuisine is ranked in the top 10 cuisines across the globe. As I mentioned above, India is well known for the spices when it comes to food items. And of course, yes. Indian spices have a magical power in them that makes the dishes too yummy and mouthwatering or else cravings. There are dishes which are most popular across the globe and I have mentioned it below with a brief explanation:
Well, now itself I’m craving and my mouth is watering by looking at the image itself because it's my favorite food item. So, Let's get to the point. This is one of the most popular South Indian dishes that even foreigners like. These dishes have wide varieties like paneer dosa, onion dosa, plain dosa, schezwan masala dosa, and so on.
Upma is the dish which is made to have either in breakfast or in evening snacks. It is good for health also. So, It is called a staple food of Indians. The staple food here I mean a routinely consumed food which constitutes a significant proportion of the calorie requirements of a standard diet in a community. It is popular not only in India but across the world too. Well, This Indian dish was recognized in Singapore at its world street food congress.
The dish which gained popularity not only in India but, across the globe is none other than Biryani. Well, I’m craving because it’s my favorite and is the favorite dish of most of the Indian and now even of Western people. The spice and taste of Biryani are very drooling.
So, these are the dishes which are most popular across the globe. These dishes are famous in India and now it gained popularity in foreign countries and among foreigners too. Even, if they visit our country they prefer having the above-mentioned dishes.
Wait, Wait, Wait!
The blog has not completed yet.
FUSION OF INDO-WESTERN FOOD ITEMS
We Indians have one common characteristic among us which is adding desi in everything either it is a matter of clothing or else food items. HaHaHa! It sounds funny right! But it’s a fact. So, people have made a fusion of Indian food and western food by adding desi even in international food. Fusion allows you to marry familiar ingredients with foreign ones to create new and interesting dishes. I have mentioned below a few fused Indo-western food items.
So, have patience and go through it!
- SPAGHETTI + SANDWICH= SPAGHETTI SANDWICH
It looks like I’m doing Maths. HaHaHaHa!
So, a Spaghetti sandwich is made by the fusion of spaghetti and sandwich. A sandwich is a delicious food item loved by foodies all over the world. It is made with spaghetti and ground chicken, cooked in tangy spaghetti sauce and then stuffed in crunchy bread, this snack recipe is not just filling for the stomach but also satiates your cravings.
- CHOCOLATE + GOLGAPPAS= CHOCOLATE GOLGAPPAS
Chocolate golgappas are made with the fusion of Chocolate and golgappas. It is one of the favorite street food of every Indian. Golgappas are found in every Galli of the street. Golgappas taste tangy with a little sweetness and this makes Chocolate Golgappas.
- PIZZA + NAAN= NAANZA
Well, Naanza sounds unique to me. After little research, I came to know that Naanza is made by the fusion of Pizza and Naan. It seems that Naanza is easy to make a dish and looks quite similar to a pizza. It can be made for parties and get- together.
- PANEER + TORTILLA= PANEER TACOS
Paneer tacos are the fusion of paneer and tortilla. Paneer is the perfect partner for that tortilla added with corn and capsicum.
- PIZZA + PASTA= PASTAPIZZA
Indians are slowly, yet steadily, understanding and adapting to the healthy part of Italian Cuisine. Pizza Pasta however is just part of Italian cuisine which is like the cuisines of India that differ from region to region. The presentation of the cuisine is real new, health-conscious to the generation.
So, these are the fused Indo- Western dishes. By giving just a glance at those pictures, we can know that it is the fusion of Indo-Western food. One common and the best feature of We Indian is we adapt western food but, we add the desi things and make dishes tastier and unique.