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5 dishes infused with curry

By: Enrique Gili on June 8, 2012, 2:08 p.m.
Crates of spices on display in a market

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The allure of spice

Curry is a well-traveled sauce consisting of a family of well-matched spices. Subject to endless interpretations and sparring matches, curry is claimed by heat-seeking food lovers around the globe. As much an evocative cooking style as a recipe, curry has earned a spot at the kitchen table of health-conscious eaters who appreciate the emphasis on flavor over fat and cream. If you like to feel the burn or are just curious, try these five curry-inspired dishes.