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Panruti : A paradise for jackfruit lovers in India : And jackfruit – the starting material for countless mouth-watering Indian recipes

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Panruti is a town in the Cuddalore district of Tamil Nadu in India. Panruti is famous for extremely delicious Jackfruits and its International Jackfruit Market. The Jackfruit grown here is exported worldwide and is very sweet. Panruti is a business center of Cuddalore district.

Jackfruits of Panruti
Panruti Palappazham : Jackfruits of Panruti

JACKFRUIT ( Palappazham in Tamil & Kathal in Hindi ) is India’s most neglected fruit except in Panruti. This sleepy coastal town is a paradise for Jackfruit lovers. It produces the best jackfruits in India – huge, sweet and tasty and has demand around the globe. It’s an evergreen fruit & you can buy the fruit round the year here.

The Rathinampillai market located in the center of the city attracts thousands of people everyday from morning 5 a.m. itself. From sunrise to sunset one can see people carrying the Palaappazham (as the Jackfruit is locally called) on their heads, on bullock carts, two-wheelers, buses and cars.

Delicious jackfruit recipes of India :

Kerala being the massive jackfruit hub of India, let’s first start with the jackfruit recipes of Kerala :

Not satisfied with these limited Chakka recipes of Kerala? Click here to explore the whole range of Kerala’s Jackfruit recipes on Youtube

Jackfruit (Kathal ) recipes of North India :

Kathal Subzee of the northern region of India is truly one of its kind, and goes very well with Poorees, Luchees, Paraanthaas & even Rotees. And also with Naan, Tandoori Rotees & Rumaalee Rotees. This delicious, mouth-watering Kathal Subzee will leave you licking your fingers till Eternity !!!

Here are some North Indian ‘Kathal Subzee’ & Kathal recipes from the highly viewed, popular YouTube food videos :

Not contented with these limited Kathal recipes of North India? Don’t worry. Here’s the whole range of North Indian Kathal recipes for you on Youtube. Click here to explore

Jackfruit Subzee ( Echore Dalna ) Traditional Bengali Style :

Explore more of Bengali Jackfruit recipes by clicking here & here

Jackfruit recipes Tamil style : Click here to explore

Explore here on Youtube the Nawabi style jackfruit recipes from Hyderabad and other regions

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Though academically trained in modern Western Sciences, Blogger Mala Chandrashekhar is a crazy maniac of India's ageless, timeless ethnic arts, crafts & textiles. The rich & glorious cultural & spiritual heritage of India is a subject extremely dear to her heart, and the whole of this Blog has been dedicated to spreading the immortal glories of ancient India worldwide, to every nook & corner of the globe, through these simple Blog-posts. Any constructive criticisms & suggestions in this regard for improvement of the Blog 'MOST WELCOME'. Also, High-Quality Guest Blog-posts 'MOST WELCOME". LinkedIn Profile :