Jim Corbett National Park, a place that inspires a sense of majesty and wonder with its lush green forests and rivers, has been the haunt of nature lovers since it was established in 1936. It is home to more than 650 species of mammals and reptiles. Nestled in the valley between the Lesser Himalayas and the Shivaliks, the park offers a peek into the lives of the 200 Bengal tigers that inhabit the forest.
Other than its wildlife, Jim Corbett is also known for the local food and cuisine. Delicacies from around the area can be best experienced at the in-house restaurant of Club Mahindra Resort Corbett. Here are some famous local delights available at the Club Mahindra Resort Corbett.
Bhatt Ki Churkani
A traditional Kumaoni dish, Bhatt Ki Churkani is made from black beans and looks a little like Rajma. Extremely healthy, it is a delicacy that is sure to tickle your taste buds.
Palak Ka Kappa
Another authentic Kumaoni dish, this is a curry made of Palak (Spinach) with local spices added to it. It is cooked in the Pahadi style that gives it its distinctive flavour.
Bhaang Ki Khatai
This is a unique kind of khatai, made from the seeds of Bhaang. It is soft in texture and is unlike the regular biscuit khatais.
Aloo Ke Gutke
Also known as Pahadi Aloo, this is a famous potato dish of the native Kumaon people. Aloo Ke Gutke is made with potato cubes fried in mustard oil, with an added seasoning of red chillies, coriander, and other native spices.
It is a mixture of different dals cooked with thickened rice stock. Rus is served with rice and is a good source of protein. Nutritious and filling, it is served as a main dish as well as a side dish.
It is a traditional sweet dish from the Nainital region and is served on various family gatherings and auspicious occasions. It is made from jaggery, rice and mustard oil. It is far healthier than normal sweets as it does not include processed sugar. Moreover, mustard oil is known to contain less cholesterol compared to refined oil.
Experience a World Class Stay at Club Mahindra Resorts in Corbett
Jim Corbett was the pilot member of ‘Project Tiger’ and remains the best location in the country to see this majestic animal in the wild. The park offers Jeep Safaris, Fishing and angling, and other activities that let you fully enjoy the sereneness of nature.
Club Mahindra not only offers its guests a wide range of delicacies, but also a plethora of things to do in Corbett with your family. You can experience the true beauty of Corbett with your loved ones by going on a jungle safari, village walk, nature walk or fishing. You would not have to ponder the question of what to do in Corbett since Club Mahindra Corbett Resort also offers you a load of fun activities and games to enjoy while on a trip to the park. You can experience the finest accommodation, including modern amenities like Wi-Fi, swimming pool, spa, laundry, fun zones, souvenir shops, and more. The Corbett resort’s rooms offer a refuge after a hectic day full of adventure.
Club Mahindra offers the best combination of activities and fun things to do in Corbett. You can also get a Club Mahindra membership to experience a fun-filled stay at Corbett or any other resort spread across various popular tourist destinations in the country. With more than 2,00,000 members and numerous positive Club Mahindra reviews, enjoy your stay at the best resort in Corbett.