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Blogging Marathon# 39 - Indian States: Day 19 State: Mizoram Dish: Chhum Han (Steamed Mixed Vegetables) We are onto the 5th North eastern state that is one of the Seven sister states of the North Eastern India (Assam, Arunachal Pradesh, Manipur, Meghalaya being the other four that I explored already). Mizoram, literally means 'land of hill people'. It is a land of rolling hills, valleys, rivers and lakes. Majority of Mizoram's population consists of several ethnic tribes who are either culturally or linguistically linked. These ethnic groups are collectively known as Mizos. Cuisine: The cuisie of Mizoram differs from that...


23 serving

Total time

40 minutes




  • 1 cup Broccoli
  • 2 ~ 3 cups Cabbage
  • 2 carrots
  • 1 tomato
  • 2 ginger
  • to taste Salt


  1. Steam the veggies until fork tender. I microwaved them separately until just tender.
  2. Heat ¼cup of water in a pan; add the ginger and chopped tomato. Simmer for 2~3 minutes. Next add the rest of the veggies and salt. Mix well and cook for 2 more minutes. Make sure that the veggies are not mushy and overcooked. Serve hot.