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Dhokla lentil snack gram

Dhokla is a well known and widely popular dish from the cuisine of the western Indian state of Gujarat. It is a gram flour based dish, spiced with chutneys and chillies.

The dish is fluffy and spongy and is soaked with tangy sauce of tamarind and coriander. Dhokla is sweet sour in taste and melts as soon as you place it in your mouth. It is very nutritious and a great appetizer. It is an integral part of the Gujrati cuisine.

There are many varieties of dhokla present in the Gujrati cuisine. Some of the most famous varsities are Besan Dhokla , Khaman Dhokla, Khatta Dhakla , Rasia Dhokla, Cheese Dhokla, etc to name a few. Dhoklas are widely eaten not only in Gujrat but other parts of India as well. They are easily available in restaurants, chat and sweetmeat shops. The tangy taste has a great appeal to children and it is very easy to digest. The spiciness of dhokla can be varied according to taste but the spicier the dhokla the more mouth watering it gets.

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Dal moth is a spicy and crispy snack made from gram flour, asafoetida, turmeric powder, chili powder, moong, sugar, amchur, oil and salt. Its delicious and is popular as an anytime snack or serves as a very good tea snack. [See Recipe]

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