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AKBAR THE GREAT

The Moghul Emperor, Akbar the Great, hosted lavish banquets befitting his royal status.  The chickens to be killed for the banquet were fed pistachio nuts for 6 to 8 weeks before the banquet, to add a delicious flavour to the chicken meat.
(from Newsletter Subscriber, Surekha Laxmann Gholap)

 

 

 


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