Edibles & Potables: Chicken tikka masala and the death of Britain’s curry king

As I was saying two years ago…

India achieved independence in 1947, and the fact that today, in the midst of Brexit and right-wing populist backlash, chicken tikka masala remains warmly embedded in the British character as the “national dish” and a symbol of multiculturalism says much about eccentricities of politics and the realities of assimilation.

This sad news item appeared just before Christmas last year.

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