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Lamb Korma Pizza Pushes Pie Fusions Into Delicious Creativity

Already known for their prowess in marrying Indian flavors with Italian cuisine (butter chicken calzone WHAT), Superkhana in Chicago, Illinois has another ace up their sleeve with a lamb korma pizza that’s a must have. It all starts with a velvety korma gravy, which is an Indian dish that has meat or veggies braised with yogurt or cream. The star protein on this pie is savory lamb in meatball form, a perfect topping to the fusion fever dream that this pizza is. Throw on some pecorino and mozzarella and destination nirvana complete.

This creation from chefs Yoshi Yamada, Zeeshan Shah, and Jason Hammel is further proof that the blank canvas of pizza dough can lay ground for an endless list of creative modern takes on all kinds of dishes from global cuisines. So here’s to blurring borders and linking eager palates together through the burning curiosity of chefs that choose to push the boundaries of creative cooking. More often than not, the results are a delectable hit – just ask anyone who has tried Superkhana’s lamb korma pizza.

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Butter Chicken Calzone Is The International Mash-Up We All Deserve

Butter chicken, an Indian dish, is considered a favorite by many and owes its universal appeal to it’s creamy, indulgent sauce that enrobes tender chunks of chicken. Also, butter and chicken — it’s a name that invokes mouth-watering visions of each item somehow coming together beautifully.

Now imagine it suddenly becoming hand-held, ready at your fingertips for many convenient bites. Superkhana in Chicago, Illinois somehow made this a possibility by incorporating an Italian twist — make it a calzone. It’s wild on paper, but if you think about it, a calzone serves as the perfect vessel for the golden goodness of butter chicken.

Born from the imagination of Chefs Yoshi Yamada, Zeeshan Shah, and Jason Hammel, the butter chicken calzone represents the modern takes on Indian cuisine that Superkhana hangs its hat on. Through unique avenues of technique and application, Superkhana has become a Chicago hotspot in the short time its been open, one where homage to traditional dishes is shown through a modern lens. In short, the restaurant is celebrating both Indian and American cuisine through innovation rooted in a mastery of core cooking principles.