Bhapa Ilish

Bhapa Ilish or Steamed Hilsha can be associated with every Bengali home, during Monsoon, best Ilish are found and bengali people love to make them with varied recipes. It is one of the costliest fish in India due to it’s taste and availability. I am a huge fan of Ilish. I love to make Ilish…

Kolkata Style Mutton Biryani

Mutton is one of the most loved dishes of Bengal, we mostly eat on Sundays as a special day to eat special, mashor jhol or Mutton Kasha/ Mutton Biryani alongside other delicacies are made and the steamy hot meal is served with rice and other fries or simply steam rice. Today I made mutton biryani…

Jhinge-AAlo Poshto

Ingredients: 2Potatoes (large or medium size) 3-4 Jhinge (Ridgegourd – scarpped & cut into 1/2 inch cubes 1/2 tsp Panch Phoron 1/2 tsp Turmeric Powder 1/2 tsp red Chilli Powder(optional) 2-3 green Chillies (cut into pieces) Salt as required 200 ml Water 2 tbsp Oil For the Paste: 100 gms Khuskhus or Poppy Seeds (soaked…