Old Delhi Food Trail
The sheer size and diversity of India allows this magical country to develop a host of unique styles of cooking for every region. The delectable dishes of the North are representative of the unique spices and ingredients available solely in this part of the country. (Cost of Experience) In addition to this, differentiating factors include the colors of the dishes, the methods of cooking and even the way in which the vegetables are cut. Furthermore, religion too, plays an important role in the dishes that were developed in specific regions.
As a part of this tour, you will be taken right into the home of a Hindu family residing in a traditional Haveli flanked by rooms on all 4 sides. With a unique local insight into traditional home-style north India cooking, visitors are able to delve a step further into the rich culture of Delhi and the rest of North India.
This Tour will also include –
· A walk through the Sitaram Bazaar home to shops by Hindu Bania Merchants, street food stalls and temples.
· A chance to watch and learn how North Indian dishes are prepared or volunteer to help.
While in the home, interact with the 4 generations that live together in this crowded part of Old Delhi and get a unique glimpse into the daily life of the people residing here.
Duration: 4 hours
What to Wear
- Please dress modestly for the bazaar walks since this is a traditional area of Delhi.
- Wear comfortable shoes on this tour.