• Durga Puja

    Durga Puja

  • Durga Puja

    Durga Puja

Durga Puja , also referred to as Durgotsava or Sharadotsav is an annual Hindu festival in South Asia that celebrates worship of the Hindu goddess Durga. It refers to all the six days observed as Mahalaya, Shashthi, Maha Saptami, Maha Ashtami, Maha Navami and Vijayadashami.

Bengali Fish Fry
Bengali Fish Fry

Bengali Fish Fry

Kolkata is very much famous for their street food. There are lots of street food like Egg Roll, Chicken Roll, Chicken Cutlet, Chow Mein, Moghlai Paratha and Bengali Crispy Fish Fry.

Ilish Macher Matha Die Pui Shaaker Chorchori
Ilish Macher Matha Die Pui Shaaker Chorchori

Ilish Macher Matha Die Pui Shaaker Chorchori

Today I'm going to share Ilish Machher Matha Die Pui Shaaker Chenchra recipe with you, which is similar with the rohu/katla fish head mishmash with pui shaak. As we add sorse & kancha lonka bata at the end of the mishmash to give it a rich and hot flavor.

Murgh Pulao
Murgh Pulao

Murgh Pulao

Chicken Pulao is a one pot hassle free meal can be served with raita and sliced cucumber. Today is the day before we going for our 1st trip with our Baby boy 'Chomchom'. And before any trip I do least grocery because if vegetables are left might be got rotten. So only few pieces of chicken was in the freezer and some common vegetables like onion, ginger garlic, cucumber were in the kitchen basket.

Luchi Torkari
Luchi Torkari

Luchi Torkari

Luchi is a deep fried flat bread which is a very famous as a Bengali breakfast along with simple Potato Curry.

Kolkatar Mutton Biryani
Kolkatar Mutton Biryani

Kolkatar Mutton Biryani

Kolkata has a special and totally different style of biryani. The specialty of Kolkata biryani is Potato and Egg are also served in basic Mutton or Chicken biryani. In addition, Calcutta biryani is much lighter on spices than compared to other biryani's.

Bhoger Khichuri and Labra
Bhoger Khichuri and Labra

Bhoger Khichuri and Labra

I'm going to share the "Astami Special Bhoger Khichuri & Labrar Torkari". Bhoger Khichuri is very arometic and tasty.

Bhapa Ilish
Bhapa Ilish

Bhapa Ilish

In this recipe raw Ilish/Hilsha pieces are steamed in mustard and coconut paste along with turmeric, green chili, salt & mustard oil.

Golda Chingrir Malaikari
Golda Chingrir Malaikari

Golda Chingrir Malaikari

This dish normally prepare on special Bengali occations. Golda Chingri Or Jumbo Prawns are cooked in a Coconut Milk based Gravy, mild and flavorful.

Shahi Paneer
Shahi Paneer

Shahi Paneer

Shahi Paneer Recipe- Learn how to make Shahi Paneer step by step on Times Food. Find all ingredients and method to cook Shahi Paneer along with preparation & cooking time.

Tandoori Paneer Masala
Tandoori Paneer Masala

Tandoori Paneer Masala

I don't like paneer that much, not even my husband. But for a change I cook paneer but always in different type. I always prefer homemade paneer more than store bought. In today's recipe I used homemade only. If store bought paneer is at home home, only pakora or cutlet I make. Most of the time store bought store bought paneer could not be fresh.

Durga Puja , also referred to as Durgotsava or Sharadotsav is an annual Hindu festival in South Asia that celebrates worship of the Hindu goddess Durga. It refers to all the six days observed as Mahalaya, Shashthi, Maha Saptami, Maha Ashtami, Maha Navami and Vijayadashami.
Kosha Khasir Mangsho Kosha Khasir Mangsho

Kosha Khasir Mangsho, Bengali Dry Mutton Curry

Kanchakolar Kofta Curry Kanchakolar Kofta Curry

Raw Banana is not edible without cooking. And there are not that much variety of cooking Raw banana in Indian cuisine. A few dishes are made with this fruit, such as chips, curry, cutlets or fritters. This plantain has less sugar & more starch than normal banana .