Bhel Puri

Bhel Puri from Mumbai is considered to be one of the best street foods available in India.

Mumbai is a city well known for its diverse and tasty food. A population with a great appetite for bold flavours can choose between hundreds of hawkers to find a taste that suits them. The food is quick, fresh and cheap and has to be full of flavour for businesses to thrive. Many locals believe that street food is far tastier than prestigious restaurant and hotel versions of the same dish.

Bhel Puri, one of Mumbai’s most traditional and authentic street dishes, it is now extremely popular in the hipster surroundings of Shoreditch. It is a savoury snack made from spiced puffed rice, gram vermicelli, peanuts and a tangy tamarind sauce or paste. The dish is garnished with fresh coriander and onions. The dish is easy to make, easy to eat and totally delicious – our top recommended new food trend to try.