If you are a food stylist, food blogger, gourmet chef, caffeine junkie or just a keen foodie, you definitely are more worried about your salad being finely chopped than your appearance. To keep up with your food cravings there are these street food fairs, wine tasting events and food festivals in Lucknow. For all the foodies who are avid learners; there are cooking workshops, baking workshops, cake making classes in Lucknow and a lot more. You can also explore various food truck festivals happening in the Lucknow.
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Proudly known as ‘The City of Tehzeeb’, Lucknow has given various other names for its soulful poetry (Shayari), magnificent nawabi gardens, polite mannerism, music and of course its mixed cultural fine-cuisine. This capital city of the largest state, Uttar Pradesh in India, is a must-check destination in the list of all the Globetrotters. Some people believe that the city has lost its charm but it never lacks to surprise tourist who really keen about art, history, and culture of India. Whatever people believe, one thing that never leaves Lucknow to make the city proud since the seat of powerful Nawabs - is its cuisines. Lucknow food is flourished by the significant cuisines - the Awadhi cuisine, Mughlai and cuisine of its own place. Since the ages of royal patronage, the Rakabdars (royal chefs) gave rise to the Dum style cooking, which has become Lucknow famous food. From kebabs to Lucknowi paan - Lucknow is a real paradise for the foodies. The smell of Lucknow street foods makes real magic that you will never realize which narrow lane will guide you to the food heaven. You just cannot discourage yourself to taste the Lucknow famous foods when you see they are served in a variety of styles.
The very first thing you get to know about the city is ‘Lucknow means kebabs!’. No that’s not just by saying this, it literally means. The kebabs are the various meat dishes cooked on a skewer over a fire, and Lucknow really means what the word ‘various’ actually means to make it a Lucknow famous food. There are a variety of kebabs such as Galawati Kebab, Boti Kebab, Tunday Kebab and many more, the city can offer. The Galawati Kebab was used to make to please the Nawabs and it is actually made of finely ground meat with unripe papaya with a mixture of spices. Another kebab called Tunday carries a history with itself - the first person who made it was a handicapped and this royal kebab is made with over 100 masalas that also assure that you don’t feel uncomfortable after tasting it. To taste this kebab in the same royal style you can go to the Tunday Kababi in Old Nazirabad Rd, Aminabad. The recipe of the Tunday kebabs served here was invented by Hazi Murad Ali over 100 years ago and it contains over 160 masalas that kept down generation to generation by the ladies of this place. Apart from kebabs, the city has also given birth to another Lucknow food. Lucknowi Biryani is the next in the list that you must try while visiting the city. The city’s name is always added before the food because of its specialty. The specialty is it is slow-cooked and lighter on the stomach. It is mixed with aromatic spices and saffron before cooking to appreciate the subtle nuances of the dish. Wahid Biryani in Lucknow is one of the appreciated places to taste this Awadhi cuisine. The place is claimed to serve the originality in the taste.
Everyone says food, culture and the processing of any art are carried in an inherited way. But to know the specialty of the places for outside people, the cooking classes in Lucknow are majorly cultivated places to come in. No difference in Lucknow. Pankaj Bhadouria Culinary Academy in Hazratganj offers a gamut of courses to prepare students to become a strong chef with production skills and many qualities.
For all the hoggers who are in hunt for appetizing food, we have you covered with some fantastic food and drinks events that satiate your heart.
Find some of the places for Food Festivals In Lucknow and food-drink events below: