13 Famous Rajasthani Food Dishes To Never Miss Out | The Wanderer India

The shortage of greens and water has inspired Rajasthani food in this desert state. This kind of lifestyle has given its people an opportunity to create a new set of luxury dishes that are mouthwatering and remain one of the most demanded in Rajasthani food dishes of Rajasthani culture.

The use of dried lentils, beans, milk, and buttermilk is not unusual for cooking. Oil and pink chillies hold the meals and decrease the need for water. Each location in Rajasthan has its trademark dish.

The Wanderer India presents 13 delicacies from the land of the Maharajas that are a must-try:

1. Dal Bati Churma

No Rajasthani meal is complete without Dal Bati Churma, one of the state’s most famous Rajasthani food dishes. The round Batis soaked in ghee with Panchkuti dal and churma are a tasty mixture.

Dal Bati churma

2 – Laal Maas

There are numerous Rajasthani dishes that you can name but Laal Maas will always top the list. This highly spiced dish receives its colour from the fiery pink chillies. Best served with bajra rotis, this dish with undeniable rice won’t disappoint you.

Laal Maas

3 – Gatte ki Khichdi

Gatte ki Khichdi is, without a doubt, the best rice preparation in Rajasthan. This flavorful dish made with rice and soft besan dumplings is ideal for a late-night snack.

Gatte ki Khichdi

4 – Rajasthani Kadi

All people have had kadi from Maharashtra, Punjab, and Uttarakhand. The Rajasthani model is fragrant and highly spiced to give your flavour buds a crazy kickstart.

Rajasthani Kadi

5 – Balushahi

Balushahi is a traditional Rajasthani sweet dish that is similar to doughnuts. It is one of the favourite dishes for every sweet lover. It contains a sky texture on the outer layer and is stuffed with sugar syrup.


6 – Churma Ladoo

No Rajasthani dinner party is complete without Churma Ladoos. These desi ghee laddoos are served after dal bati and these are the most delicious chocolates you can have. These mouthwatering sweet ladoos are a must-try.

Churma Ladoo

7 – Badam ka Halwa

If there is a way to relive your childhood, this halwa is your treat. The hot, steaming halwa is your best friend, especially in winter. It melts on your tongue and makes you go “emmm” and crave for more.

Badam ka Halwa

8 – Methi Bajra Poori 

This steaming warm Rajasthani snack is a favourite amongst health-aware people. Those finger-licking steamy pooris flavours are delicious with chutney, aloo, and raita. Moreover, it is one of the must-try Rajasthani food dishes for your breakfast.

Methi Bajra Poori 

Pc – Neha Cook Book

9 – Mawa Kachori

Mawa Kachori is a type of kachori filled with dry fruits and khoya, deep-fried, and then dipped in sugar syrup. This dessert can be consumed after lunch or dinner. We say if you don’t have a sweet tooth, you haven’t tried this one yet.

Mawa Kachori

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10 – Pyaaz Kachori

A variant of kachori, pyaaz kachori, is ready with a filling of onions, potatoes, and spices. Also, this puffy pastry is a sell-out at every namkeen store in Rajasthan. This breakfast snack is loved with candy and bitter tamarind chutney.

Pyaaz Kachori

11 – Kalmi Vada

These deep-fried gram dal crispies match well with spicy green chutney and make an excellent teatime snack. In addition to that, the mint and chilli chutney add just the right amount of heat.

Kalmi Vada

12 – Ghevar

No celebration is complete without this delicious dish of Rajasthan. Ghevar is prepared with ghee, flour, paneer, and sugar syrup. 


13 – Gatte ka Pulao

This rich combination of freshly steamed rice and spicy gatte is called Ram Pulao. However, to enhance the flavour of the pulao, the succulent hot Gattas are first boiled and then infused with spices, too yumm.

Gatte ka Pulao

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