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Flavours of India

Category: Food & Drink June 1, 2016
 In Madrid there are lots of restaurants specialising in Indian cuisine. This dish is from Benares.

In Madrid there are lots of restaurants specialising in Indian cuisine. This dish is from Benares.

From 23 to 26 June, Madrid will be playing host to the entire Bollywood film industry as the city celebrates the annual prizes awarded by the International Indian Film Academy (IIFA). To get a feel for the occasion, you could go to Lavapiés, where most of Madrid’s Indian population lives, and eat chicken Tikka Masala, Naan bread fresh from the oven or Tandoor, plus curries packed with spices and hot flavours in these Indian restaurants that have made themselves at home in the Spanish capital.

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