Top 5 Desi Food Instagrammers to Follow

Instagram is one of the best platforms for foodies to showcase their talent. But, ever wondered who are the best Desi food Instagrammers?

Top 5 Desi Food Instagrammers to Follow

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Instagram has recently become an outlet for chefs and foodies to share their creations. With Desi cooking taking the platform by storm, do you want to know who are the top 5 Desi food Instagrammers you should be following?

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DESIblitz explores the picturesque platform, which has rapidly overtaken Facebook, and brings to you the most delicious foodie Insta uploads!

Karan Tripathi ~ Food Fanatic

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Sitting at number one and with over 32, 000 followers, is the Desi food Instagrammer and Indian food enthusiast, Karan Tripathi.

Karan specialises in Indian food. He is inspired by protein-rich, healthy foods. But, that doesn’t mean he shies away from pizzas, chocolates and higher fat foods.

In some of his Insta uploads, Karan often provides his followers with a breakdown of prepping and cooking time. As well as this, he often chooses to include the calorie intake each dish contains.

If you’re looking for something more on the healthy side of Desi cooking – then you must follow this account!

If you are interested in following any of Karan’s recipes, he also has a blog. This is where you can find a lot more detail on the type of dishes he cooks.

Follow this Desi protein guru here.

Dr Radhika Agarwal ~ Teekhi Mirche

Dr. Radhika Agarwal comes from Delhi and is a health and lifestyle doctor by profession. But, her Instagram feed is filled with good food and home cooking.

With over 100,000 followers, Dr. Radhika Agarwal has labelled herself a ‘social influencer.’ Specialising in mainly vegan and vegetarian recipes.

Her feed consists of everything from more complicated Desi dishes to simple pasta dinners. All of it is, of course, meat-free and healthy!

Radhika is a big ambassador for colours and flavours and enjoys adding spiciness to every meal she makes.

She is always open for collaborations, appearing at events, and just for general questions and queries. There is a link to her Zomato inbox in the bio on her Instagram page!

Want to find out more about this delicious Teekhi Mirche? Follow this Desi food Instagrammer here.

Shivesh Bhatia

Hailing from New Dehli and with whopping 84,000 followers, Shivesh Bhatia is one of the must follow Desi Food Instagrammers.

Specialising mainly in pastries, cakes, and all things sweet. Shivesh is a self-taught baker who creates both Westernised and Desi-inspired treats.

At the young age of 21, Shivesh has certainly made his mark on the Instagram world! His Instagram feed is filled with delicious, sticky, sweet dishes.

Shivesh also advertises his email address on his Instagram for followers to get in touch with recipes or queries.

However, Instagram isn’t the only place you can find him. He also runs his own website called Bake With Shivesh.

So if you have a dominant sweet tooth, follow Shivesh here.

Tanvi Srivastava ~ Sinfully Spicy

Sitting pretty with over 15,000 followers is Las Vegas-based Tanvi Srivastava.

A lover of spices and traditional dishes, her Instagram is an ode to homemade Northern Indian food.

Hailed as a ‘super mum’ by many of her followers, Tanvi creates dishes that her children and her husband will also enjoy. She even shares photographs of her children’s lunchboxes to give inspiration to other mothers!

Tanvi experiments with vegan and vegetarian recipes, as well as with traditional meat. She also puts her own spin on recipes she remembers from her childhood.

The only rule she stands by is that whatever she makes must be homemade and healthy!

Find this Desi food Instagrammers mouth-watering feed here.

Jatin Khurana

You may be familiar with one of the most talented Desi food Instagrammers, Jatin Khurana, as he competed on season 5 of Masterchef India.

A self-proclaimed ‘food nerd.’ Jatin’s Instagram feed has gathered himself over 13,000 followers.

He specialises in Punjabi and Indian food. Making hearty, spicy dishes is his speciality. The Instagram feed is full of serious food goals, enough to make even the best of cooks envious.

Jatin’s style of cooking is so popular that he often hosts ‘repost week.’ He urges fans to send pictures of their food to him for him to reblog.

His fanbase is huge and loyal and his feed is perfect for those who are looking for hearty Punjabi inspiration.

Check him out here.

So, what are you waiting for?

Sign up to Instagram and start following these culinary sensations!

Their recipes are sure to fill you with inspiration and take your kitchen by storm!

Laura is a Creative and Professional Writing and Media graduate. A huge food enthusiast who is often found with her nose stuck in a book. She enjoys video games, cinema and writing. Her life motto: “Be a voice, not an echo.”

Images courtesy of: Official Instagram of Shivesh Bhatia, Dr Radhika Agarwal and Karan Tripathi.

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