Gujarat Day 2022: In addition to Labor Day and Maharashtra Day, May 1 is also celebrated as Gujarat Day to celebrate the formation of the state. Gujarat was formed in 1960 when Bombay was divided on linguistic grounds. Gujarat Day is also known as Gujarat Foundation Day or Gujarat State Formation Day.
Needless to say, Gujarat’s culture and heritage is among the richest in the country. From its famous shiny diamond jewelery and mirror work to beautiful dandiya ras and garba, the colorful culture and tradition of the state will never fail to entertain you.
When we are talking about the culture of Gujarat, then how can we give up its lip-smacking food?
Gujarat’s delicacies are one of the oldest culinary treasures in the country, mainly vegetarian. The state offers a wide variety of vegetarian dishes, prepared with a variety of cooking styles and always high in nutritional value.
So let’s do a lip-smacking tour of Gujarati dishes without any delay:
This tender, spicy, light and delightful snack is one of the favorite snacks for Gujaratis. It is also known as Patuli and Dahivadi and is extremely light in its composition. Prepared from chickpea flour, this rolled, glossy yellow snack is served with sauce.
This is a mixed vegetable dish that is cooked in a clay pot and is extremely healthy and wholesome. The dish includes vegetables like eggplant, surati papadi, potatoes, coconut, banana and fenugreek.
It is a delicious tea cake that is crispy on the outside but soft on the inside. This is a healthy blend of bottle gourd with a mixture of buttermilk, flour, coriander, chilli, lentils and rice. In addition, it is served with sauce to enhance its flavor.
It is a popular snack made from the leaves of Colocasia, on which a paste of chickpea flour is applied with spicy, sweet and sour flavors, then it is boiled on a bed. It is considered one of the healthiest snacks.
- Thus Shrikhand with mango salad
After covering delicious snacks and main course recipes, it’s time for some delicious Gujarati desserts. And nothing can beat the soothing Shrikhand prepared with hanging yoghurt. Undoubtedly, the combination of mango with Shrikhand in summer is heavenly.