Chingri machher baati chorchori

Chingri machher baati chorchori

I have a problem in managing lobsters. Baba never used to have chicken or mutton. An early age visit to the slaughter house made him lose all his desire for eating mutton. So it was always fish for him and like most ghotis (people with their roots from West Bengal),...
Basanti Pulao origin and the recipe

Basanti Pulao origin and the recipe

It is that time of the year when all that comprises of actual and pseudo bangaliana will start overflowing in various forms. Social media update, dressing in traditional punjabi paijama (we don’t call it kurta pajama but punjabi paijama) or dhuti, Bengali songs...
Achari Anda and the Bong Egg Saga

Achari Anda and the Bong Egg Saga

Achari Anda is not  a traditional Bengali dish. Wonder how many of us have grown up having this? As a Bengali, what are the different kinds of egg dishes you have had growing up? For a perfectly healthy bonny child, the introduction to eggs start with soft boiled...