One can never get tired of eating Hyderabadi biryani. But the real food lovers love to try out all the best biryanis in our country. So here’s a list of some of the best biryanis from ‘Different States Of India’ along with the reason why you should try them.
1. Kolkata Biryani, West Bengal
The second most popular biryani across our country.
Reason to try: Biryani is least spicy, with some potatoes put and made along with the biryani.
2. Hyderabadi Biryani, AP & TS
Do we need an intro here.. !!
Reason to try: Because, Its Hyderabadi, duh!!
3. Malabar Biryani (Thalassery biryani), Kerala
Kerala’s most famous biryani.
Reason to try: Neatly garnished with loads of dry fruits and fried onions.
4. Donne Biryani, Karnataka
Right from the streets of Karnataka..
Reason to try: Biryani cooked and served in authentic Bamboo sticks and banana leaves. ‘Bhatkali biryani’ is also a must try from Karnataka.
5. Moradabadi Biryani, UP, Delhi
The ooora maass biryani from the streets of Moradabad.
Reason to try: Rice cooked in a stock of meat (yakhni) and spices, layered with meat and then the pot sealed for dum.
6. Ambur Biryani, TamilNadu
One of the spiciest biryanis of all.
Reason to try: Seeraga Samba Rice, a variety of rice, Which is basically Jeera Sambar Rice (చిట్టి ముత్యాల) is used to cook this Ambur Biryani. Best served with Brinjal gravy, that too local made.
7. Bombay Biryani, Maharashtra
Reason to try: Almost same as Hyderabadi biryani. But a bit sweeter. Contains dried plums and apricots.
8. Sindhi Biryani, Gujrat
Thiss dish was invented in an areathat is earlier a part of India, Now into Pakistan. But the dish never left India.
Reason to try: Loaded with finely slit chillies, coriander, fresh mint and roasted spices and a thick curry along with it.
9. Kashmiri Biryani, J&K
The more North you go, the lesser biryanis you see. But Kashmiri biryanis is one of the unique biryanis, up north.
Reason to try: Contains ‘Yakhni’ (word which generally means) ‘savoury stock of meat and vegetables with ghee and yoghurt’.
10. Goa Fish Biryani, Goa
Unlike in other states, how just Chicken and Mutton biryanis are popular.. Goa is different. Goan Fish Biryani is a popular dish here.
Reason to try: Obviously since Goa is a sea place.. Fish/Prawn biryanis here would be a great choice to try.
11. Lucknowi Biryani, UP
Yet another famous biryani from UP.
Reason to try: The rice is cooked separately in garden-fresh spices and marinated chicken is added later.
12. Dindigul Biryani, TamilNadu
Also known as, Thalappakatti biriyani.
Reason to try: It brings in a unique tangy taste, thanks to the curd and lemon added to it.
13. Kampuri Biryani, Assam
I’ve saved this for the last, YES, There’s a popular biryani to try from the North East cuisine of India.
Reason to try: The chicken is first cooked with peas, carrots, beans, potatoes, and yellow bell peppers,
I’m pretty sure there are maaaaany biryanis in India. So tell us which one of these in the list excites you to try !? Do let us know in the comments below.
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