Non - vegetarian recipes!
Surprise! Surprise! Yes it's true! Not many people know, but Kashmiri Pandit's do eat non vegetarian food. Not only the climate & geography of Kashmir played a pivotal role in making meat (lamb & fish) a part of the cuisine & culture but also the spiritual & religious rituals encouraged non - vegetarian delicacies. Rice, lamb & fish preparations along with raw fish offering has a spiritual significance in the Kashmiri Pandit culture & is considered as an auspicious tradition in many (not all) religious occasions like the Shivratri puja.
Many of our non vegetarian delicacies, historically influenced by Persia and Middle East have been perfected through time & is now popular in different parts of the country. But the beauty of relishing the succulent meat lies in cooking it at home - the thought already smells delicious, scrumptious & healthy! Let's start cooking!