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Are You a True Blue Foodie? Take The Big Indian Food Quiz to find Out!

Team StoryWeavers|January 28, 2022, 19:20 IST| 7
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Food is everything for us Indians, isn’t it? We walk, talk and dream about food! And why is that? Well, blame it on the variety of cuisines one finds in India. Indian food is indeed a kaleidoscope of spices, flavours and aromas that are as diverse as the nation itself. 

Drooling already, thinking about all the yummy food? Wait till you take this fun quiz that will put your Indian food knowledge to the test. 

Here’s what you need to do. 

Read through the questions carefully and choose your answer from the options given below:


  • Read the questions
  • Guess the answers
  • Scroll down to find the answers
  • Finally, tell us how much you scored in the comments section below


  1. Let’s get started! This movie featuring Ranbir Kapoor is named after a delicious Indian sweet. Can you guess the name of the movie?







  • Jalebi
  • Motichoor Chaknachoor
  • Barfi
  • Bareilly ki Barfi


2. This dish from the beautiful mountains of Himachal Pradesh looks like calzones but doesn’t taste similar. Which dish is it?









  • Sidu
  • Thukpa
  • Garlic bread
  • Kullu Trout

3. All warmed up? Now pay attention! Kallummakkaya, Pathiri and Malabar Erachi Puttu are specialities of this lesser-known coastal cuisine from Kerala. Which cuisine is it?









  • Sadhya
  • Mappila
  • Thalassery
  • Holige

4. Are you drooling now? Served at Kashmiri weddings, it’s not a dish, but a whopping multi-course meal. What is it called?








  • Rogan Josh
  • Rishta
  • Wazwan
  • Mezbaan

5. Going good so far? Wait, it gets more drool-worthy! A medley of lentils, vegetables, spices and meat, this Parsi dish is usually served with caramelised brown rice.









  • Kolmi Papeto Tatralo
  • Berry Pulav
  • Dar ni Pori
  • Dhansak

6. Picture this! You are in this city and you cannot miss Mutton Korma from Karim’s, Parathe from Parathewali Gali, Gajar ka Halwa at Kadimi’s, Aloo Chaat at Prabhu Chaat Bhandar (the list goes on)…. Which city are you in?

  • Lucknow
  • Agra
  • Delhi
  • Jaipur

7. Psst.. look at the pictures given below. Mouth-watering, right? Tell us which state do they belong to.









  • Punjab
  • Arunachal Pradesh
  • Rajasthan
  • Madhya Pradesh


8. “Tum ________ log itne cute hote ho … par tum logo ka khana itna khatarnak kyun hota hai … Dhokla, Fafda, Handva, Thepla … aaise lagta hai jaise koi missiles hai”. Which state is Kareena Kapoor referring to in this famous dialogue from 3 Idiots?









  • Maharashtra
  • Punjab
  • Gujarat
  • West Bengal

9. Having fun? Flex your brain (and taste buds) a little more… look at the pictures given below.  One of them seems odd, right? Can you guess which one it is?










  • A
  • B
  • C
  • D

10. And finally, time for some dessert! Identify the very famous, layered dessert made during Goan festivals.









  • A
  • B
  • C
  • D

Do you think you got them all? Check your answers below to find out!










How much did y’all score? Don’t forget to let us know your score in the comments below!

About the Author

Rakshanda believes that stories can change the world and loves doing everything to bring them forth. She is a lover of dark humour and doesn’t mean most of it (well, almost!). An exceptional cook from a young age, she adores connecting with people over recipes and hot beverages. She prefers the company of doggos over humans and can be seen adding all things art to her Pinterest board during her free time. Got a recipe to share or story to tell? Reach out to her at

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March 7, 2022

I will participate

naman kaushik

March 2, 2022

i scored 7

Bagwan Aaisha Ajaz

February 25, 2022


Subhadarshinee swain

February 17, 2022

February 17 2022

1. Barfi
2. Sidu
3. Mallipa
4. Rishta
5. Dhansak
6. Delhi
7. Rajasthan
8. Gujarat
9. D
10. A
A huge thanks to the entire team of byjus for this wonderful quiz contest… thank you so much ?

Subhadarshinee swain

February 17, 2022

Yeah…I got 9/10 ???


February 7, 2022

I scored 5

Prajwal P Burly

February 4, 2022

1. Barfi
2. Sidu
3. Mallipa
4. Wazwan
5. Dhansak
6. Delhi
7. Rajasthan
8. Gujarat
9. D
10. A
*Thankyou so much Byju’s team for giving me this wonderful opportunity to participate in this event!!
Thanks a lot ?


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