Chicken Francaise – Recipe

This Chicken Française formula is the one broadly served in French eateries. It grandstands a thick, rich, lemony sauce with only a trace of something that nobody can very make sense of. Leave the mystery fixings to the culinary specialists and make this flavorfully rich, about addictive, and constantly great at home in your own…

Rajma Masala- Recipe

Rajma masala or Red kidney beans curry is very popular North Indian dish that is made very often in Punjabi households.  This Red Kidney Beans Curry is a dish prepared from boiled red Kidney Beans simmered in a creamy, rich onion tomato based gravy. This dish can easily score top among the most loved dishes…

Dimer jhol/Egg curry recipe

Egg curry ranks high on many people’s list of comfort foods.  This recipe makes for a great non traditional breakfast for those days when you want something with more flavour. Egg curry recipe is simple and quick Indian egg dish made with boiled eggs, onion, tomatoes and spices.  It can be served with hot steamed…

Neem Begun/Neem leaves with Eggplant Bengali style

Neem Begun or Neem leaves with Eggplant is a very nutritious recipe where tender neem leaves are cooked along with eggplants and relished with hot steamed rice.  It is a typical Bengali recipe and very popular in Bengal also.  It is bitter in taste, quick and easy to prepare.   I just loved this dish and…

Bengali recipe of Maach Bhaja or Fried fish

We are all fish lovers but Bengalis love fish more than anybody else in the world.  Particularly here in Kolkata a meal without fish is quite unimaginable for us. Such is their love for fish, that as a common ritual in weddings, a large raw fish is sent to the bride’s house on the morning of…

Tasty Corner- Snack lover’s delight

Few days ago I visited Tasty Corner which is one of the popular snack joint in South Kolkata.  Being an ex student of South Point this shop is connected to me as an integral part of my school days.  I used to grab a plate Kachuri and sweets from here on way to home from school most of the…

Recipe of Green Plantain/Kanchkola kofta curry

Green plantain or Kanchkolar kofta curry is a traditional Bengali veg recipe cooked in almost every household.  Green plantain is particularly very healthy and is useful for weight loss, better digestion, kidney function and many other also. My mom often cook this recipe and what I love is the spicy looking kanchkolar kofta which are…

Blue Mug- A place to remember

For a long time I and my friend was planning to meet somewhere.  Few days ago we searched through Zomato app and decided to visit Blue Mug Café.  It is basically a small place located in one of lanes of Jodhpur park, Kolkata. Decor The place inside was beautifully decorated with small kettles, photo frames and…

Recipe of Aloo Seddho Makhaa or Mashed Potato Bengali Style

Aloo Seddho Makhaa or Aloo Bhaate or Mashed Potato is a very common food in every Bengali household.  Bhaate is also called Makhaa which means mixed.  Its a very simple recipe which i am going to share with you now.   I from my childhood is eating it and there have been times when i ate Aloo…

Recipe of Shukto- a Bengali dish

Bengalis are always passionate food lovers and a meal for the Bengali is a ritual in itself. Bengalis spend not only the great deal of time thinking about the food but also on its preparation and eating.  Shukto or vegetable curry for a long time have been one of the most preferred dishes of the…