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Gajmalai- Carrot fritters in creamy custard

It is a constant struggle to feed a choosy teenager hence, I fulfill the adage ‘necessity is the mother of all inventions’ πŸ˜‰ Except for ‘gajar ka halwa’, Pakhi doesn’t like to eat carrots and being the sneaky mom, look … Continue reading

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Mango Phirni

Ahhhhh……….the king of fruits!!! Mango season is over, few last remaining mangoes are being sold in the market. So i bought a few to bid adieu to this royal fruit for this season. And what could be more appropriate than … Continue reading

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Dudh dim – Eggs in milk gravy

Eggs and milk, sounds intriguing πŸ˜‰ ……..it should πŸ˜€ Another traditional bengali preparation from our very extensive cuisine. As i have confessed before, we Bongs not only eat to live but also live to eat πŸ˜‰ The recipe for this … Continue reading

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Festive Platter

I love doing ‘platters’ ❀ .Not just because i love the variety but also i love to mix -n -match with traditional and non -traditional food from other regions of the country. πŸ™‚ This is start of the platter series……. … Continue reading

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Platter of sweets – Lavang Latika and beetroot sondesh

This is a platter of two different sweet varieties made during the Holi festival, the Hindu festival of colors celebrated in the month of March. Another one from my archive and there will be many more to come πŸ˜‰ There … Continue reading

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Paneer lababdaar/ Cottage cheese in tomato ‘n’ milk gravy

Say Paneeeeeeeer !!!!……..oops, i mean Cheeeeeeeese πŸ˜‰ Very few Indians one may find who does not say ‘yes’ to paneer or cottage cheese. It is a must in a vegetarian house- hold. But can’t get judgemental about vegetarians, it is … Continue reading

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Channar payesh

Husband arrives home after months of touring, and i wanted to tease his sweet-tooth as home- coming ^_^ Something traditional on my Bong mind, so this is what i made for him……easy and yet not so humble ‘Channar payesh’ ( … Continue reading

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