Indian markets are full of unique foods that are usually vegan friendly. I'm buying a lot of spices from the Indian market now- mostly because they come in large bags, are rich in taste, and so much more inexpensive than spices anywhere else. Indian markets are also a great place to stock up on rice or lentils and produce. The price on garlic, ginger, peppers, and coconuts can't be beat. Here is a photo of my most recent visit to the Indian market. Cumin, young thai coconuts, and saffron ($6.99 for a box that could have cost me $20+ elsewhere)!
Wednesday, January 20, 2010
The Indian Market
I have a secret love for Indian food. I make curries and rice all of the time. I'm also lucky enough to live in a town with an amazing Indian restaurant that is like three restaurants in one- with a full Northern Indian menu, a full Southern Indian menu, and an Indo-Chinese menu. Dakshin is the name of the restaurant- if you ever find yourself in Louisville and need a tasty snack, or a crazy large meal. (Make sure you try a dosai, its an awesome GF snack!)