February 10, 2020
Gir is an ideal holiday destination for wildlife enthusiasts. Apart from offering a unique opportunity to observe Asiatic lions in their natural abode, Gir is also known for tasty Gujarati food. Gujarat is known for a number of local delicacies that are enjoyed across the world, and Club Mahindra’s Gir Resort offers an opportunity for you to binge on these dishes.
The Club Mahindra Resort in Gir takes pride in offering an extensive and excellent choice of cuisines, and here are a few you just can’t afford to miss when on a vacation in Gir:
Khandvi: This famous Gujarati dish is soft, light, mushy, and delicious. It is a breakfast recipe that has a sweet and salty taste. It is prepared with a batter that consists of gram flour, sugar and salt.
Dhokla: This is one of the most widely consumed Gujarati dishes in the world. It has a spongy texture and is made with fermented rice and chickpeas. Green chutney makes a brilliant accompaniment. Dhokla can also be consumed after frying it with cumin seeds, curry leaves, and mustard.
Thepla: A flatbread prepared with various ingredients such as wheat flour, fenugreek leaves, or cumin seeds, this dish has a vibrant flavour which is impossible to ignore. It is usually eaten with a spicy pickle, curd, or coriander chutney.
This is a Gujarati dish that comes from Surat. Undhiyu is a mixed vegetable dish that is cooked upside down in clay pots underground. It is a seasonal dish which awaits the arrival of the kite festival in January. Its ingredients include eggplant, bananas and beans, potatoes, fried chickpea flour dumplings, and green peas. This is a must-try dish for everyone visiting the Club Mahindra resort in Gir.
Fafda Jalebi: Gujarati cuisine is all about a range of snacks that is consumed at any hour of the day. The sweet and salty fafda jalebi is a street food available across Gujarat. Fafda is a snack made from gram flour and turmeric, usually consumed with jalebi.
Apart from these mouth-watering delicacies, Club Mahindra Gir Resort also offers a range of holiday activities to keep you entertained throughout your stay. The resort has comfortable and spacious rooms equipped with modern facilities to ensure that you have a memorable family holiday.
With a Club Mahindra membership, you can enjoy a holiday every year at one of their resorts. There are a number of things to do in Gir apart from enjoying a guided safari in the wild, which attracts tourists from across the globe. It’s time for you to tick it off your bucket list! With more than 2,00,000 members and numerous positive Club Mahindra reviews, enjoy your stay at the best resort in Gujarat.
Mahindra Holidays & Resorts India Ltd. (MHRIL), a part of Leisure and Hospitality sector of the Mahindra Group, offers quality family holidays primarily through vacation ownership memberships and brings to the industry values such as reliability, trust and customer satisfaction. Started in 1996, the company's flagship brand ‘Club Mahindra’, today has over 250,000 members , who can holiday at 100+ resorts in India and abroad.