If you are looking for the shukto meaning then perhaps you should know that it is one of the most unique dishes that Bengali cuisine has at offer. It is a dish which is a melange of diverse flavours like sweetness combined with bitter
This Beguner Birinchi recipe is my family’s classic favourite Bengali eggplant recipe. Thick slices of eggplant are char-grilled and then simmered in a tomato-based gravy. Pair it with an Indian flatbread like chapatti (flour tortillas) or serve it with a big bowl of rice for a hearty meal.