April 2020

Aloo tikki burger recipe Homemade aloo tikki burger

Homemade aloo tikki burger from scratch!

Well it’s undebatable, kids love to gorge on junk foods. Be it pizza, be it burgers, be it pastas or rolls! Don’t we love them too? But certainly we all try to avoid outside food as far as possible. But what if we can serve them their favorites at home, made completely at home? After […]

baking bread Homemade burger bun

Burger Bun Recipe

I am a huge baking lover! To bake is to make my soul happy, the aura of my home freshens up, my mind rejuvenates. And most importantly, the satisfaction derived out of serving homemade fresh bakery product is unparallel. I usually reserve my Saturdays for some sort of baking. After a week long of juggling […]

Aloo tikki | Potato filling for burgers Aloo Tikki

Aloo tikki | Potato filling for burgers

Aloo tikki | Potato filling for burgers is today’s recipe. Aloo tikki is a popular snack item in Indian cuisine. And these aloo tikkis can be used for burgers as well. These days we get aloo tikki at supermarkets, in ready to fry form in packets. But, it’s very easy to make aloo tikkis at […]

Prawn

Chingri machher malaikari recipe | Prawn in coconut gravy recipe

To every bengalis who can cook, probably this Chingri machher malaikari recipe | Prawn in coconut gravy recipe is a recipe that they have hands on for sure. Bengalis are indeed fish lover and chingri being their favorite (though some may now start a Bangal-Ghoti debate of Hilsa being their favorite 😂). Chingris or prawns […]

Healthy recipe

Neem aloo begun| Neem potato brinjal

First of all pardon me as the photo that I took might not be pleasing to your eyes, but that’s taken right in the kitchen, straight after cooking. Okay, now the monologue 😂 Neem aloo begun is a very very simple Bengali dish that’s served in the beginning of the meal. With goodness of neem, […]

Bengali moong dal recipe

Dhone pata diye moong dal |Moong dal with coriander leaves

To me in childhood, the only thing that would excite me was food. Be it my ma’s quick luchis and Aloor torkari, boro mashi’s kochu baata and shutki, mejo mashi’s dhone pata diye dal, fish curry, boro mami’s Mishti tok dal, Shejo mami’s baked dishes, mejo mami’s pineapple pasta and cashew chicken, all used to […]

Goan dish Goan Shrimp Curry

Goan shrimp curry

Yesterday I was reading a recipe on making prawns and shrimps in Goan style. Trying my hands at Goan recipe had always been a pleasure! Chicken cafreal for instance was such a beautiful chicken recipe from the Goan cuisine. We Bengalis have our very own recipe of prawn cooked in coconut milk or grated coconut, […]

bengali dish Bhoger Khichdi | Hautch Pautch | Moong moosurer khichudi

Bhoger khichudi | Bengali style khichdi recipe | Moong Moosurer Khichudi | Niramish Khichudi

Well, today’s recipe is Bhoger khichudi | Bengali style khichdi | Moong Moosurer Khichudi recipe | Niramish Khichudi and no, today we don’t have any puja in our home but it’s lockdown day. Maa over the phone asked me to cook Bhoger khichudi | Bengali style khichdi recipe for lunch, since it would be easy […]

Cumin cookie recipe

Cumin cookies with whole wheat | Jeera atta cookies

This is the first time I am sharing a cookie recipe in this blog. Cumin cookies with whole wheat | Jeera atta cookies would be the first one. This cookie is a very healthy one since it’s made with whole wheat and no refined flour, less sugar and a little fat. This is more of […]

Bengali recipe Mocha recipe - Mochar torkari | Plaintain flower curry

Mocha recipe – Mochar torkari | Plaintain flower curry

Most of us might have seen a mocha or ‘Plaintain flower’, purple and big, they are. They are banana flowers and are consumed as a vegetable. You can make delicious vegetable curries with these mochas or plaintain flower. Before we delve into knowing the mocha recipe, let’s check some nutritional facts of these wonder flowers. […]