Indian Food in America has Come a Long Way

Chandra Ram

The very act of trying to define Indian food as a whole is something no one should attempt. India is a huge place; its land mass is over a million square miles. Its population is the second-largest in the world and speaks 22 official languages, not to mention hundreds of dialects. India has been ruled by the British, the Portuguese and the Moguls at various times, and the political boundaries established when it gained independence 70 years ago are...