Nimki…a crispy savory snack for Diwali

 Nimiki/Kucho Nimki/Namak Para is a very popular snacks from Bengal.Nimki is a crispy  savory snacks made of  flour and  delicately seasoned with cumin seeds/ carom seeds/nigella seeds and finally deep fired in hot oil.It’s generally served during  festivals like Dussehra(Vijaya Dashami),Diwali. On the day of Vijaya Dashami(the last day of Durga Puja) almost all Bongs…

Pomegranate smoothie

Start your hot Summer day in a healthy and nutritious way with this refreshing  Pomegranate smoothie. Earlier in some of my post I  have mentioned many times that I am trying to drink more juices and smoothie to beat the Summer heat and keep myself hydrated.So I was searching for some new and  good smoothie…

Fruit salad with Ice cream & Chocolate Sauce

Summer is in full swing and already the temperature reached 113 F .So I am trying to eat light and home cooked meals as much as possible.Even I have added fruits in my diet and most importantly trying to avoid fried and unhealthy junk foods.   But with the rising temperature naturally we all are…

Chicken Kebab/Murg Kebab

I have been making this kebab almost every month .Last week also I prepared it again for a party and served as starter with wine and everyone loved it.From long time thought of sharing  this easy kebab recipe which is my Husband’s favorite one.Almost on every weekend he asked me to make it .But on…

Kaju Paneer/Cashew paneer

Cashew paneer or Kaju paneer is a rich and slightly sweet recipe. Paneer is cooked in rich cashew paste and simmered in creamy onion-tomato gravy. This is Restaurant style Kaju Paneer Recipe with a slightly twist according to my taste and style.   One more important thing which I want to mention here that different…

Rajbhog for ‘Poila Baisakh'(Bengal’s New Year)

 I want to wish all my readers and friends a very Happy Bengali New Year!!! শুভ নববর্ষ….. Shubho Noboborsho !!  I have prepared these “Rajbhog” for the auspicious occasion of  ‘Poila Baisakh.’The Bengali New Year celebrations is popularly known as ‘Poila Baisakh.’ (পয়লা বৈশাখ). It’s the first day of the Bengali New Year.The festival usually…

Aam Panna

Summer is here!!! The temperatures are rising day by day across the country.Here the temperature is almost 40 degree now itself.The heat during summers causes dehydration(because of loss of body fluids),so we should consume more water, liquid and maintain the body fluid balance.   Aam panna is one of my favorite Summer cooler.We Bongs call…

Kesar Matka Kulfi/Saffron Matka Kulfi

 Kulfi is a popular summer desert.You can say it’s an Indian ice cream.It’s a milk based ice cream which is  not churned  but is more creamy than usual ice cream. Traditionally the milk is reduced to half by heating the milk over a long period of time which gives it a  distinct flavor. The traditional…

Chicken Burger Pattie

These chicken burger Pattie is flavorful, quite simple to make, and very delicious.And most importantly you can easily make much healthier homemade burger with this Pattie. Ingredients:   For Chicken Patty : 1 big potato-boiled boneless chiken-200gms 1 medium garlic-full 2-3- green chilies chopped chopped coriander leaves black pepper – 1 tsp Red chili powder-1/2…