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Masala Pooris
Food, Vegetarian Recipes

Masala Pooris Recipe

Masala Pooris: Stuffed poori varieties to make your dinner table interesting! Bengalis have an unadulterated love for Luchis aka Pooris. And, those have to be unadulterated Maida or Refined Flour ones, soft, puffy and pristine white. No compromise with that! Those regular ones with 50% Whole Wheat Flour has often earned me stern looks from […]

The Mountbattens
Books

The Mountbattens: Their Lives and Loves | Andrew Lownie

Book Review – The Mountbattens: Their Lives and Loves by Andrew Lownie A brand new shiny royal biography of a marriage so controversial yet so successful. A marriage where both the parties kept fleeing each other into other peoples’ beds and still lead a respectful life. This biography included everything, warts and all! From controversial […]

Instant Bengali Malpua Recipe without khoya
Dessert Recipes, Food

Malpoa | Instant Bengali Malpua Recipe

মালপোয়া || Bengali style Malpoa Recipe Festivals and special occasions call for something sweet, which is traditional. Cakes and cookies are there throughout the year, but this time of the year makes us reach for those recipes which were once common in our Bengali household. This মালপোয়া (Malpoa) recipe is absolutely close to my heart. […]