Pakistani dishes are internationally known. They have been known for their richness in flavor and good delicious foods. In Pakistan itself, every region has its own unique cuisine and diverse heritage which is reflected on their dishes. Today, the dishes have penetrated major cities in the world and this can be attributed by the spread of Islam. They are used in the very many celebrations that we normally appreciate for instance weddings, birthdays, business parties and so on.
There are famous dishes that hugely accepted and incorporated into some of our cultures. These include: the pot roast beef fillet. This is involves preparing marinated beef with spices mixed with yogurt. It is usually served hot with flat bread (naan). It is the most common meat dish. The other delicacies are the rice dishes that Pakistani has to offer. They use the Basmati type when it comes to rice.
The most common rice dish being offered is the Biryani which comes in several varieties such as the Sindhi Biryani and the Tahiri. There are various condiments that accompany the rice for instance the Yakni Palao that creates a brown rice. The Maash Palao which is meant for vegetarians. When it comes to desserts, there is a wide array to choose from. Some of them include the Peshawari Ice Cream, Falooda, and Kheer which comprises dry fruits, milk and rice. There is also a long list of sweets and confectioneries that are prepared for example Barfi, Kalakand, Jalebi, Panjiri and the Gulab jamun.
The Pakistani recipes and dishes have proven to be beneficial when it comes to health problems. The use of spices and curry powder in foods have been scientifically proven to prevent some diseases, colon cancer and in rare circumstances Alzheimer’s disease. Throughout the spread of the Pakistani dishes, there is the use of natural healthy spices like clove seeds, ginger, turmeric and cumin seeds. These spices have been widely for their medicinal capabilities particularly when it comes to anti-inflammatory conditions and respiratory problems.
Having a balanced meal entails the consumption of vegetables. These vegetables are included in some of the recipes and have been known to be the world’s most healthiest and wholesome vegetables. These include spinach, tomatoes, cauliflowers, garlic, onions and eggplants. The use of vegetables prevents people from diseases like gingivitis and at the same time ensures one has had a healthy meal.