It is the capital city of India. According to legend, the city was named for Raja Dhilu, a king who reigned over the region around the 1st century B.C. Delhi’s cultural life exhibits a unique blend of the traditional and cosmopolitan styles. The city is dotted with numerous museums, historic forts, monuments, auditoriums, botanical gardens and places of worship.
This delicious recipe was first conceived in iconic restaurants of Old Delhi, where tandoori-grilled chicken was prepared in a rich tomato, butter and cream sauce.
This aromatic recipe dates to the reign of the Mughal Emperors. Its name is derived from the Arabic word ‘Nahar,’ meaning ‘day break’ – the time at which the dish was traditionally eaten having been slow-cooked overnight.