Namkeen is the Indian term for salty snack, and we sure do love Haldiram's variety of savoury snacks! With over 30 different varieties, these little bags are packed with a delicious mix of ingredients, spices and seasonings. Since their beginnings at a small shop in Bikaner in 1937, they have become a well known brand found all of the world, stocking shelves with a wide variety of products - from snacks, to sweets, to papadoms, to frozen foods.
Let's take a look at some of our favourites!
Cornflakes Mixture - a sweet and salty mix of cornflakes, potato sticks, cashews, spinach, and dry fruits. Seasoned with salt, mango powder, nutmeg, mace, cinnamon, fennel, asafoetida powder, and other spices.
Bombay Mix - a spicy mixture of gram flour noodles, gram pulse, green peas, and peanuts. Seasoned with salt, red chili powder, mango powder, and asafoetida powder.
Navrattan - a very spicy mixture of gram flour noodles, lentils, peanuts, puffed rice, and sun dried potato chips. Seasoned with black salt, mango powder, black pepper, and other spices.
Pick some up next time you're craving a delicious flavour-packed snack!