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A Perfect Guide for Indian Cuisine

Welcome To Indian Cuisine


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Welcome to the Indian Cuisine LibGuide.

This LibGuide is a quick guide to get you started and to introduce you to the Indian Cuisine.

This Guide will cover Indian Cuisine in general.

  • Welcome Page
  • History of Indian Cuisine
  • Great Recipes
  • Books to Feed the Mind 
  • Blogs and Useful Articles
  • Food Options In Melbourne

Foodie Facts!

Food! Everyone loves it, everyone has it. Everyone even talks about it. Food is something we can talk about for hours and hours. You might know different dishes and their recipes. But how much do you know about the history of Indian food? Or how many Indian food-related facts are you aware of? Here are 15 interesting facts related to Indian food you might not know:

1. India is rightly called the Land of Spices. No country in the world produces as many varieties of spices as India.

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2. 70% of all the world’s spices come from India.

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3. Who doesn’t like chutneys? Indian food is incomplete without this delicious side dish. But do you know the Britishers loved our chutneys as much as we do? In fact, they named one of the chutneys as ‘Major Grey’s’ and it is still sold in India.

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4. The first Indian restaurant is said to have opened in London in 1809. There are now more than 9000 Indian restaurants and curry houses across the UK! In fact, there are now more Indian restaurants in London than Mumbai!

For more Interesting Facts, check the video below:

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Cultural Events In Melbourne

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The above link will take you to various Indian events happening in Melbourne. You can also search for an event in the search area of the website.