Biryani to Dosa-7 popular Indian food items for dinner

Indian cuisine offers a wide array of delicious food items for dinner. Here are seven popular Indian dinner options enjoyed across the country.

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Biryani is a flavorful rice dish made with basmati rice, spices, meat (chicken, mutton, or seafood) or vegetables. It's often garnished with fried onions and served with raita.

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Butter Chicken

Butter chicken, also known as Murgh Makhani, is a creamy tomato-based curry with tender chicken pieces. It's rich, mildly spiced, and typically served with naan or rice.

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Paneer Tikka

Paneer tikka is a popular veg appetizer that can also be enjoyed as a dinner option. It comprises marinated and grilled paneer and vegetables, often served with mint chutney.

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Chole Bhature

Chole Bhature is a North Indian dish featuring spicy chickpea curry (chole) served with deep-fried bread. It's a hearty and filling dinner option.

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Dosa is a South Indian staple made from fermented rice and lentil batter, resulting in a thin, crispy. It's typically served with coconut chutney and various fillings like paneer.

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Rajma Chawal

Rajma Chawal is a comfort food classic made with kidney beans cooked in a rich tomato-based gravy, and served with steamed rice. It's a popular North Indian dish.

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Tandoori Chicken

Tandoori chicken is marinated in a yoghurt and spice mixture, then cooked in a tandoor (clay oven) for a smoky flavor and tender texture.

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