Famous foods of Silchar varies form special Assamese cuisines,Bengali cuisines to delicious Chinese foods.The famous foods of Silchar include North Indian, Mughlai and even fast food.
Here rice can be seen in every household and is a part of their regular meal.Here rice is prepared in the form of muri (puffed rice), cheera (flattened rice) and sandoh guri (fried rice).
Fish is another important food item of the region. Different types of Fish available here are is also ‘masor tenga’, baked fish known as ‘patot dita mas’ is a poplular dish in Assam.
Meat preparations include Mutton, Chicken, Pigeon and duck. Most common dishes include Duck with
hil kumura(White Gourd) and Chicken with Kol Dil (banana flower).
Bengali unique cuisines can also be found in Silchar . The Bengali food gives more spicy taste than
Assamese food. Such unique Bengali Recipe style is mentioned below:
Ombol or Aum-bol (commonly known as Tok): Fish or vegetables (either) are used to prepare this dish, this is a sour dish.
Bhaja: Bhaja items include anything that is fried either dipped in any kind of water-based batter or just
after it has been salted.
Bhapa: Bhapa means anything steamed or baked, normally fish or vegetables.
Kalia: It takes lots of ghee and oil along with sauce , covers rich preparation of meat, fish and vegetable.
Some other famous foods are Ghonto, Chorchori, Dom, Masher Jhol etc..
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