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How about I share my daily kitchen escapades with you so that you can plan your meals efficiently. Me and my hubby are foodies with a limited appetite. That is, we love food and enjoy smaller meal portions throughout the day. So, I end up making different dishes to keep up with our excitement to try various cuisine.
Plan your Bengali Vegetarian Meals with me as I share quick and easy ways of making traditional Bengali dishes.
To keep up with our prominent sweet-tooth, I do baking where I try to re-create luxurious dessert recipes using easily available ingredients, at home.
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Kosha Murgir Mangsho | Bengali Chicken Kosha Recipe (Instant Pot & Stove Top Method)

Kosha Murgir Mangsho recipe in Bengali style

This Bengali Chicken Kosha is a timeless classic dry chicken curry recipe which is richly aromatic with Indian spices. The word ‘kosha’ means the spices and rest of the ingredients have been slow-cooked in its own juices and oil to release the most of its aromatics. Often paired with luchis or Bengali pooris, or Basanti Pulao, this chicken kosha is saved for the special meals!

Thai style Chicken Cakes

Thai Chicken Cakes Recipe

These Thai style chicken cakes are downright addictive. With perfectly balanced flavours, these come together in no time. Even if you don’t have red curry paste in your pantry, neither the time to make some, you can still make these Thai-style chicken fritters in a jiffy.

Gulab Jamun recipe with khoya and milk powder

Gulab Jamun Recipe using Khoya

Gulab Jamuns are perhaps, the most popular Indian sweets that are a big part of every festival, event, marriage and special occasion of any sort. These deep-fried round doughnuts are soaked in a flavoured sugar syrup known as chashni. There are several variations to the gulab jamun recipe, but the mawa ke gulab jamuns or the ones made using khoya or milk solids are the most popular ones. And that’s the one that we will be making here.

Besan Ladoo Recipe

Besan Ladoo Recipe

Besan Ladoo is a popular Indian sweet, which is made and consumed throughout the year. Besan means Bengal Gram flour and ladoo means round balls. Here, the besan or gram flour is thoroughly roasted in ghee or clarified butter and then added with sugar and spices. Besan ke ladoo is particularly very popular as Diwali sweets or during other festivals and marriages.

new york cheesecake recipe with condensed milk

Perfectly Baked 5 Ingredients Cheesecake Recipe

If you watched & drooled over the luscious and creamy cheesecake as Rachel and Chandler ate it in Friends, then you must get this perfectly baked cheesecake recipe and bake some right now! With that crumbly yet buttery graham cracker base with creamy and luscious, a slight lemony cheesecake filling on top, this is the perfect dessert that can be made easily at home.

Breakfast sausages stir fry

Breakfast Sausage Sauteed in Herb Butter

This recipe of breakfast sausages sauteed with herbs in butter is perhaps the easiest beer snacks recipe that you can imagine. All you need to do is chop up some breakfast sausages and plop them on a skillet with a knob of butter and a handful of aromatics. That’s it. Toss…toss…and there you have it. A delicious way to cook breakfast sausages that is just not limited to your breakfast table.

Date Night Snacks Ideas - Grazing Board

DIY Date Night Charcuterie Board with Salami Roses

If you are looking for romantic dinner ideas at home and wish to put together a fancy snack platter for your partner then I have you covered on this. This romantic ‘date-night’ special charcuterie board with salami roses will leave your partner gasping for breath. This easy snack platter is not just perfect for your valentine’s day date night, but for any other special weekend, you plan to spend with your love!