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Bengali cuisine Kakrar Jhol | Bengali style Crab Curry

Kakrar Jhol | Bengali style Crab Curry

Kakrar Jhol | Bengali style Crab Curry is a Bengali delicacy, that’s cooked in an out most simple manner yet it tastes so delicious. Today, we had a crab seller passing by our lane. We stopped him and inquired about the crabs. 500 bucks per kilogram, he said. All carried down from Sundarban, the pride […]

Bengali Mishti recipe Langcha or Lyangcha Recipe

Langcha or lyangcha Recipe

So, last time I made Gulab jamuns with milk powder, suji, maida (editing still incomplete 🙂). This time, I am going to share a recipe of Gulab jamun with suji (semolina) and milk. Well, this time there’s a difference. Hubby cooks and I note. He decided to make langcha or lyangcha for us. Basically, both […]

Accompaniments with Biryani Easy and quick biryani gravy or salan with almonds

Easy and quick biryani gravy or salan with almonds

Hyderabadi Dum Biryani in South India, mostly comes with a bowl of biryani salan and Raita. I used to gorge on those wonderful aromatic Hyderabadi Dum Biryani with these wonderful Biryani gravy or salan on Sundays in the restaurant called Paradise in Bangalore. In Kolkata, Aminia, Lazeez, Shiraz are among other Biryani specialists. But in […]

Eggless cookie recipe Sweet milk whole wheat cookies

Sweet milk whole wheat cookies

Sweet milk whole wheat cookies is the second type of cookies, that I made in series. What a wonderful bake-filled Saturday it has been! And the best aroma of the world to me is surely of anything I bake. The previous recipe of Cumin Wheat Cookies is of less fat, less sugar. But this recipe […]

Aloo Paratha | Aloo Parantha with atta

Aloo parantha Recipe | Wheat breads with potato filling

Well, when the kitchen pros may choose to ignore this post, there’s a few dear readers who must be reading each lines of the post as sincerely as one can! Aloo parantha Recipe is such a recipe that most of the Indians are pro at but for my beginner friends this recipe is a basic […]

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 […]

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. […]