If you ask anyonewhat their favourite comfort food is, you’ll probably hear something like burgers or pizzas or ice cream. But if you really think about it, comfort food is just something that makes your tummy go “Mmm, mmm,” and your mouth go “Hell yeah!” Well, we’ve got plenty of that over here. Here are a few desi comfort foods that will give you a mouthgasm!
1. Daal Roti
There’s a reason they say, “daal roti khao, Prabhu ke gun gao.”
2. Chiwda Dahi
A legendary comfort food from Bihar, Chiwda Dahi is basically beaten rice mixed with cured, occasionally sweetened with sugar.
3. Makkey Di Roti aur Sarson Ka Saag
If you had a penny for every time this dish was mentioned in a Bollywood movie, you’d be a millionaire.
Simple, easy to make, and oh so yummy.
5. Idli Sambar
A South Indian favourite, the dish has found fans in food fanatics across the country.
6. Vada Pav
Mumbai’s most loved and arguably India’s most famous street food is filling and tasty at the same time. Fancy a tasty tango on your taste buds? Vada Pav.
7. Rajma Chawal
The lunch of the Gods. You are 105% more likely to go to sleep after having a full meal of Rajma Chawal.
8. Pakodey and Chai
One does not simply enjoy rains or winter afternoons without pakodey and chai.
9. Meri Maggi
Others would say that Maggi isn’t really an Indian comfort food. Indians would say “Yo Mamma.”
10. Suji ka halwa
Mum’s love in the form of food, Suji ka halwa is the perfect solution for a hungry soul and a broken heart.
11. Aloo Paranthas
This popular Maharashtrian dish is healthy, filing and tasty. Yes, such things do exist.