Priyanka Chopra-Nick Jonas Will be Getting Married at Umaid Bhawan Palace: 5 Rajasthani Dishes That the Baraatis Should be Treated To!
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It is the wedding season and who better than the Bollywood industry to remind you of the auspicious time? Just after the wedding of Ranveer Singh and Deepika Padukone, as people still gawk at their lovely pictures, we have another big ceremonies of Priyanka Chopra and Nick Jonas. Starting today, the wedding festivities have already begun in Jodhpur. The couple will get married on December 2 at the Umaid Bhawan Palace. The royal venue has been decorated and lit up for the occassion and all the inside details arecoming up one by one. Along with the fashionable outfits, carefully decorated place and traditionally organised festivities, the food menu is also an important part of such grand functions. Being held in Rajasthan, we are hoping the guests will be treated to some authentic Rajasthani cuisine over the course of next few days. Priyanka Chopra and Nick Jonas Wedding: Baratis Welcomed in Desi Style with Band, Baja at Umaid Bhavan - UNSEEN Inside Pics and Videos. 

Each state in this country has its dedicated cuisine, which makes it even more special. Talking of Rajasthani cuisine, its earliest influence is from war-like lifestyle and a combination of ingredients that were available in the dry, arid region. Rajasthan is popularly known for its snacks and as much as other states try to imitate them, the authencity can be experienced only with the origin state. While the wedding festivities of Priyanka Chopra and Nick Jonas go on in full swing, we hope the guests are treated to these special items from the Rajasthani cuisine.

Pyaaz Kachori

 

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As we have pakoras in some parts of the country, Rajasthani kachoris ae very famous. These are very different from the smaller kachoris which we usually get in shops. Pyaaz Kachoris are big in size and have a puffy texture with onion and potatoes mixture inside. It is mildly spicy and best enjoyed with savoury tamarind chutney.

Gatte ki Sabzi

 

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Since vegetables were not easily available in the desert land, this vegetable gravy is made with gram flour. Dumplings are made of gram flour and steamed and fried and served into a curry later. It is a very popular sabzi made here. Accompanied by Bajra roti, it makes for a very good combination in Rajasthani cuisine.

Dal Baati Churma

 

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The food menu would be incomplete without including the signature dish from the state. Dal Baati Churma is a classic dish from the state. Baati refers to small doughballs made with lentils. They are eaten with panchmel Dal which is a mixture of five lentils. The dish has been a part of the Mughal courts even, thus gaining more and more popularity. There is a peculiar way of eating them. The baati is dipped in ghee and eaten with daal.

Rajasthani Kadhi

 

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Kadhi is an Indian preperation made in different states in the country. The Rajasthani Kadhi is made with gram flour and a spicier version. A typical characteristic is, it includes pakodas giving it a distinct flavour.

Ghevar 

 

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Last but not the least, desserts are very important after a good heavy meal. Ghevar is a very popular dessert originally from the city of Jaipur. Made with flour, ghee, sugar syrup there are several varieties in Ghevar depending upon the ingredients used. It is topped with dry fruits to give an additional taste. Any special occassion is incomplete without having Ghevar.

The Rajasthani cuisine is much more diverse and includes many more items but these are the main ones which should be a part of the wedding menu. If the guests at Priyanka Chopra- Nick Jonas wedding want to get a flavour of the place, then the above items have to be included in the food menu.