Bihari Cuisine

A small description about Bihari Cuisine

The Bihari cuisine is an amalgamation of simplicity of style and variations in colour, colour being provided by the seasonal vegetables and fruits. Bihar experiences all different seasons.Fruits and vegetables are abundantly grown, consumed and also exported from Bihar, Litchi being the most famous.

In a typical Bihari thali, the contents are rice, thin round chapattis made over a tawa and flame (called phulka or simply roti), dals(with seasonings changing with the season), seasonal vegetabes and milk products.

Use of mustard oil, panchphoran(five seeds namely saunf, sarson, methi, ajwain & mangrailla)and different types of masalas is very common in Bihari cuisine this helps in making the food tasty and spicy.

Last but not the least two items that are very famous part of bihari cuisine are litti and chokha. These two items are very delicious.

Related Articles

How to prepare Litti Chokha Recipe?

One of the most important delicacy of Bihar Cuisine. It is called Litti Chokha and it is very famous in south india also. I am here to tell you how to make Litti chokha.

Balushahi - A famous sweet of Bihar

Balushahi a delicate sweet of a village Runni Saidpur in Sitamarhi. In this resource, you will come to know about how to make balushahi, ingredients of Balushahi

Jalebi - Bihar Cuisine Sweet

In this article we will get the history of jalebi and its recipe. Jalebi is the national sweet of India and is very endemic to Bihar Cuisine. You will see Jalebi in almost all the sweet shops of bihari Cuisine

Recipe for Badam Halwa & Recipe for Peda

As the festive season is on, the most demanded thing during this season are sweets of various types. In this resource, we have the recipe for making Badam Halwa.

More articles: Bihari Cuisine


No responses found. Be the first to comment...

  • Do not include your name, "with regards" etc in the comment. Write detailed comment, relevant to the topic.
  • No HTML formatting and links to other web sites are allowed.
  • This is a strictly moderated site. Absolutely no spam allowed.
  • Name: