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July 13, 2005

Britain's true National Dish - Chicken Tikka Masala

Believe it or not, UK has around 8,000 curry houses which employ 70,000 people - more than steel, coal and shipbuilding put together.

Do you know how much British spend on Indian food? Almost 2.5 million pound!!!!!!!!!!!.

Anyway, Chicken Tikka Masala is the most ordered Indian dish in UK. That's why, it has been hailed the British's true National Dish :-)

The popularity of Indian dish led to choose Vindaloo as the unofficial anthem of England's 1998 football World Cup.

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The only thing standing between you guys and culinary hegemony is... China.

Posted by: judith | Jul 16, 2005 8:55:01 AM

Visiting your blong after a long time. As always your blog is filled up with so many interesting information. :-)

Posted by: Alka | Jul 15, 2005 5:28:52 PM

Very interesting. Who would have thought. The world or planet earth is after all shrinking, literally too :)

Posted by: SAP | Jul 14, 2005 9:35:49 PM

the love of UK for indian food is old :-),,, but indian food is so goood, that its no wonder that UK is hooked up.

Posted by: Ankur | Jul 14, 2005 2:55:42 PM

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