Besides being famous for shades of pink, ghoomar, historical monuments and the ancient architectural designs, Jaipur is a heaven for every person who is a Food Lover. The taste and variety of food that Jaipur serves is simply unbeatable. So, we bring to you 7 Famous Food Varieties In Jaipur that you cannot afford to miss!
Moreover, can anything be fulfilled without food? Simply No! My dear tourists, if you haven’t tasted these, don’t give it a miss else you’ll miss a big chunk of your vacation in Jaipur. And Jaipurites, go and gorge on these delicious options this winter:
A traditional sweet of Rajasthan made in pure desi ghee with flour, dry fruits, and sugar syrup, that is moulded into the shape of a disc. There are a few varieties of Ghewar which you can choose from like Malai Ghewar, Rabdi Ghewar and Plain Ghewar. In case you’re travelling and carrying some back to home, plain ghewar is easy to carry as it is not sweet and can be sweetened by preparing sugar syrup at home. The shelf life of plain ghewar is 15 days.
Where to find best: Sambharwala Sweets
Location: Shop no 39, Haldion Ka Rasta, Johri Bazar
Daal Baati & Churma
Ask a Rajasthani “Which is their favourite dish?” An undisputable winner will be Daal, Baati & Churma. A whole meal in itself, daal Baati Churma is fusion food which can definitely please your taste buds in a way like never before. A special flavour enhancer to this is the oh-so-yum, Gatte Ki Sabzi, that melts in the mouth and gives a moment of sheer bliss to a foodie!
Where to find the best: Natraj Restaurant
Location: Panch Batti, MI Road, Jaipur
Aloo Ki Kachori
Almost every person has at least once tasted a Kachori in their life. But is the unique preparation where a simple Dal/Pyaaz stuffing in kachori is replaced by potato fillings, with a spicy but fresh taste, thereby adding a uniqueness to the flavour.
Where to find the best: Khunteta Namkeen Bhandar
Location: Shop No.90 Kishanpole Bazar
Gazak & Rewadi
Winters are about to begin and so is the reason to keep yourself warm and healthy! Gazak is all that suffices the need of the tasty dessert. Moreover, Jaipur offers a variety and taste that are tough to find anywhere else in the country. So, make it a point to taste some if you’re in Jaipur for the first time.
Where to find the best: Narayan Ji Gazak Wale
Location: Shop No. 344, Johari Bazar
A dish loved by many, Ker Sangri can only be found in Rajasthan as what stimulates the growth of ker sangri is the hot and humid atmosphere which only Rajasthan could provide to our famine-stricken ancestors. Hence, came out a traditional dish of Rajasthan. It can be devoured with Bajra/Wheat Rotis. Trust me! its taste will linger pleasurably in your mouth for a long time!
Where to find the best: Laxmi Mishthan Bhandar
Location: LMB Hotel, Shop 98-101, Johari Bazar
Doodh Ke Laddoo
Nobody I know has been able to resist Doodh Ke Laddoo after having tasted it once. Wondering why? The purity and the super fantastic taste with the perfect creaminess is the reason. Don’t think much and grab some right away!
Where to find the best: Bhagat Mishthan Bhandar
Location: Plot No.2, Galaundia Bhavan, Opposite Akashvani, MI Road
We have, all, relished the taste of Dahi Vada a lot many times, right? Then what is different this time? It’s the Special Dahi Vada prepared with half kg moong daal and served with chole ki chutney as the Masala Chola preparation is mashed to create Chole Ki Chutney. This unique preparation enabled this dish to make it to the list.
Where to find best: Tiwari Kolkata Chaat Bhandar
Location: Behind Vidhan Sabha, C-Scheme
Also Read: thedesidiaries.com/rajasthani-food-in-jaipur
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