Traditional punjabi dish, Bhuna Gosht is made with lamb, onions, spices, chillies and garlic. spices are gently fried and then meat is added It has a rich flavour and can be quite hot. The curry should cook for a long time and becomes both concentrated and dry with strong flavours.
Dopiaza means two onions in Persian. But it’s not really two onions. It’s onion two ways. Finely diced onion is added at the beginning and pre-fried large pieces of onion are added right at the end. Dopiaza curry is all about spices and onions with some tomato thrown in for good measure. It’s a medium hot. The dish evolved fin Hyderabad, India.
Being a coastal region its not surprising that this is usually with fish, however it still tastes great with vegetables or chicken. Coconut-based curry made with a blend of spices which give it a bit of a kick.
Curries from Kerala are fragrant and full of flavour, they combine local ingredients skilfully and feature creamy coconut.
Look out for raw plantains or sliced yams. A special ingredient is faintly sweet pumpkin boiled in salted water with chillies, pepper, and dried lentils. The flavour comes from grated coconut, turmeric powder, garlic, cumin seeds. It is a dish that benefits from a bowl of rice.