Ghugni/Yellow Peas Curry

Ghugni is a very popular street food in Kolkata.It’s a simple dish made with dried yellow peas and cooked with delicate spices, served as chaat with some chopped onions, green chilies, chopped coriander,dash of lemon juice or tamarind chutney and finally finishes off with roasted masala(Bhaja Mosla) on top of  it.In Kolkata street vendors sells…

Mishti Nimki(Bijoya Dashami/Dussehra special)

Wish you all a very Happy Dussehra/Vijaya Dashami/Bijoya Doshomi || শুভ বিজয়া র প্রীতি ও শুভেচ্ছা || Now coming to Bijoya Doshomi(the last day of the festival or the immersion day of the Goddess Durga),Like every other festival this day is also incomplete without sweet.And when it’s a Bengali festival it has to begin and…

Kalojeera diye Aloo r Torkari (Potato curry with Nigella seeds)

Subho Ashtami/শুভ অষ্টমী… kalojeera diye aloor torkari is a signature Bengali dish which is generally served with hot luchis(puris).I love this curry since my childhood.My grandma used to make it for us during puja and I learned this dish from her.The best things about this curry is that it’s very easy to make with very…

KFC Style chicken nuggets(দূর্গা পুজো স্পেশাল)

Wish you all a Very Happy Durga Puja/শুভ শারদীয়া…সবার পুজো খুব ভালো কাটুক…… The countdown has started for Bengali’s biggest festival – Durga Puja. Bengali’s all around the country are gearing up for the 5 days festival.It’ really hard to explain (who does not belong to Bengal) that what is actually Durga Puja means to…

Puran Poli :Ganesh Chaturthi Special

This post should be done before but due to bad health I was unable to post on time.Like every year, this year also we celebrated Ganesh Chaturthi and performed puja at home and offered him some of his favorite dishes ..But this time I did a small arrangement because we both (me and hubby)got viral…

Soya Cutlets/Soya Fritters

Monsoon has arrived and so has our appetite for lip smacking street food.So instead of heading to road side stalls I decided to make it at home.And as you all know I am a vegetarian so decided to try something different which we both(Me and my hubby) can enjoy at the same time.Considering the health…

Mango Mousse Mini Tarts/tartlets

Mango season has almost over and I realized that I haven’t done a single recipe post yet. So before all the mango finishes off I have decided to do something special.And finally tried this delectable mango mousse tartlets.The sweet,crispy and buttery tartlets filled with creamy and fruity mango mousse makes each bite of this dessert…

Mini Tart shells/tartlet shells

Making tart shell at home is not a difficult task however you need a perfect recipe.Earlier also I made tart shells but this time tried with a different recipe(with egg)and it turned out excellent.The recipe is incredibly simple. I made these in regular muffin pan since I don’t have a tart pan.You can bake this…

Churros with Spicy Chocolate Dipping Sauce(Father’s Day Special)

Tomorrow is Father’s Day and this post is dedicated to all the wonderful fathers around the world. Happy Father’s Day…. Churros are basically fried-dough pastry which is crispy on the outside and fluffy in the inside and tossed in cinnamon-sugar powder and then served warm with a different kind of sauces.Chocolate or dulce de leche…