Telangana is India’s most hot and spicy non-vegetarian state. Telangana’s most known spicy non-veg dishes are Kodi Pulusu aka Chicken pulusu, mamsam vapudu. They are served with garelu (lentil falafel), rice or roti. Hot mango pickle called as Maagaya pachadi is staple food. It is a must have dish in every day meals.
In Telangana tamarind based gravy is called Pulusu. It’s sour, tangy taste mixed in vegetables is Telangana’s favorite dish. Though Kodi pulusu says pulusu, it is not made of tamarind gravy. Pulusu also means gravy. Kodi pulusu means chicken in gravy. Vankaya Pulusu, Aratikaya pulusu, bendakaya pulusu are few of Telangana peoples most favorite pulusu dishes.