Indo Chinese Recipes | 8 Veg Indian Chinese Dishes

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Indo Chinese Recipes | 8 Veg Indian Chinese Dishes
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Indo Chinese recipes are considered to be an adaptation of Chinese seasoning and cooking techniques to appeal to Indian tastes.

While there may not be much difference in cooking methods, the major differentiation is due to the use of vegetables native to India.

The use of Indian spices like garam masalas, besan (chickpea flour) or corn flour coating coupled with a generous use of chilli, soy sauce, garlic, vinegar and ginger also give a distinct tangy and spicy taste similar to Chinese dishes.

Some famous cooking styles in Indo Chinese recipes include Schezwan which is a red hot and spicy sauce and Manchurian which is a sweet and salty brown sauce.

Most of the Chinese sauces are available in stores and can be bought readymade. The most common & predomninantly used Chinese Sauces that you need to keep in your pantry are Soy Sauce, Vinegar, Red Chilli Sauce and Green Chilli Sauce. You can also buy readymade Schezwan Sauce and Manchurian Sauce to be used as base for dishes, or you can make them at home.

Nelson Wang of China Garden is credited with introducing Manchurian to Mumbai in the year 1975 to suit to Indian taste buds. The Indo-Chinese cuisine owes its origin to a small community of Chinese who came to India about two centuries back from the Hakka region of China and settled in Kolkata.

The food which has its humble beginning on streets of Kolkata has expanded to the whole country and even globally as it is quite popular among Indian diaspora worldwide. Indo Chinese cuisine now forms integral part of most Indian restaurants and fast food centers. In addition it is available at dedicated Indo Chinese Restaurants and food chains.

From Chinese Chowmein and Bhel Puri to momos on the streets or fried rice, from Chinese Idli and spring rolls in canteens to the more classy dishes in Restaurants, Indo Chinese recipes are today quite popular in the country. Their popularity can be gauged from the fact that some items from Indo-Chinese cuisine like Chowmein, Dry Manchurian, Fried rice are many times served in parties and marriage functions.

The list of Indo-Chinese food is quite long and there are many odd sounding names too. Dishes like Chow mein, Veg Chinese Sizzler, Regular or Schezwan fried Rice, Paneer fried rice, Hakka noodles, Vegetable Manchurian, Gobi Manchurian, Chilli Paneer, American Chopsuey, Manchow soup, Sesame Honey Chilli Potatoes, Darsaan, Dimsums (Momos), Chinese Idli, Chinese Dosa, Chinese Bhel Puri etc. and are just a few of vegetarian dishes from this fusion of Indian & Chinese Cuisines.

Check out some recipes of delicious Indo Chinese dishes.

A Collection of Vegetarian Indo Chinese Recipes

Baby Corn Manchurian Recipe Step by Step Instructions

Baby Corn Manchurian Dry Recipe

Baby Corn Manchurian is a very popular vegetarian dish from Indo-Chinese cuisine which is made from deep fried Baby Corn ...
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Veg Schezwan Fried Rice Recipe Step By Step Instructions

Schezwan Fried Rice Recipe

Schezwan Fried Rice is a popular and spicy rice dish from the Indo-Chinese cuisine. It derives it's unique pungent & ...
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Idli Manchurian Recipe Step By Step Instructions

Idli Manchurian Recipe | Leftover Idli Recipes

Idli Manchurian is a fusion of South Indian & Chinese style cooking. Idli is a traditional South Indian Breakfast snack ...
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Spring Roll Recipe Step By Step Instructions

Veg Spring Rolls Recipe

Veg Spring Rolls are crispy deep fried snacks filled with a delicious stuffing of vegetables. Veg Spring Rolls are a ...
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Gobi Manchurian Step By Step Recipe

Gobi Manchurian (Dry Cauliflower Manchurian) Recipe

Gobi Manchurian is a spicy and crispy Indo Chinese dish made of deep fried cauliflower florets. Gobi Manchurian or Dry ...
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Veg Fried Rice Recipe

Veg Fried Rice Recipe | Easy Vegetable Fried Rice

Veg Fried Rice is made by cooking rice in finely chopped vegetables and chinese sauces. Fried Rice is a fixed ...
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Veg Hakka Noodles Recipe with Step By Step Instructions

Veg Hakka Noodles Recipe

Veg Hakka Noodles is an Indo-Chinese preparation that is made by tossing boiled noodles and stir fried vegetables in Chinese ...
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Veg Manchurian Dry Recipe Step By Step Instructions 10

Veg Manchurian Recipe | Dry Mixed Vegetable Manchurian

Veg Manchurian is a widely popular Indo-Chinese dish across India. This dish is made of deep fried mixed vegetable dumplings ...
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Indo Chinese Recipes | Veg Indian Chinese Dishes

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