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Mishti pulao – sweet pilaf

Mishti = sweet πŸ™‚ Mishti pulao is another quintessential traditional bengali preparation, especially during our weddings !!! πŸ™‚ It goes well with kosha mangsho,Β which is going to be my next post. πŸ™‚ or with any rich, non – veg gravy … Continue reading

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Chaltar Chutney – Elephant Apple chutney

Chalta = Elephant Apple, is not an often found fruit. It is rare and very seasonal πŸ™‚ Memories of this fruit are tangy, spicy and sweet and takes me back to school holidays spent in my grandma’s place in Konnagar, … Continue reading

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Chocolate cake with Oreo frosting

Oreo it seems has captured the human imagination, internationally, irrespective of their age πŸ˜‰ My kid has been after me for long to make something out of Oreo. Since i have been unwell for sometime, nothing was coming to mind … Continue reading

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Meethi bareek seviyan – Sweetened angel hair vermicelli

Vermicelli, technically is a type of pasta of the spaghetti variety. The ‘bareek’ or ‘angel hair’ variety are like fine strands of hair and has a diameter between 0.8 mm – 0.9 mm. A sweetened version of this variety of … 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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Carrot cake

My blog is 1 month old πŸ˜‰ (only) ….so calls for celebration πŸ˜€ My mind said make some traditional sweet πŸ˜‰ but heart was being sulky = Dilemna πŸ˜› So i wanted to stick to ‘traditional’ but may be not … Continue reading

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Apple stuffed sondesh

I am so bogged down with work 😦 along with a beauty of a throat infection πŸ˜› so i have started croaking and giving competition to the frogs πŸ˜‰ That brings me to a situation where i have not cooked … Continue reading

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Mango panna cotta with pistachio praline

It has been a few days since i logged in. With school now in full swing mode, time becomes a crunch 😦 With ‘the King of Fruit – Mango’ season coming to a close, wanted to make something i have … Continue reading

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Pickled Cucumbers

I have fond memories of my first Subway ❀ I realized that there are many different kind of sauces besides the tomato and mustard πŸ˜‰ and also there are few things called pickled onion, cucumbers etc. I always loved those … Continue reading

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Pickled Eggs

Pickling is one of my passion but this one was a pleasant surprise πŸ˜€ Pickled eggs ??? :O I was asked this question a few weeks back by a foodie friend living in my neighborhood. Β Seeing my nonplussed expression, she … Continue reading

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