Our most popular recipes

January 5, 2017

Doodh Cha

CTC tea steeped in milk, and flavoured with ginger, cloves and cardamom.

  • 15 minutes
  • 140 kcal
    kcal
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96.7
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October 26, 2018

Bengali Egg Tadka

Bengali road/dhaba-style tadka dal

  • 2 hours
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95.8
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September 6, 2019

Radhaballabhi

A Bengali deep fried pastry with a delicious filling of biuli’r (urad) dal spiced with fennel seeds, ginger and green chillies.

  • 2 hours
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97.6
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September 22, 2017

Bengali Vegetable Fried Rice

Rice and crunchy veggies with a bengali twist

  • 60 minutes
  • 432
    kcal
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97.7
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March 23, 2017

Chicken Curry

Hot and spicy, decadent and comforting

  • 6 servings
  • kcal
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95.2
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August 1, 2020

  • 1 hour
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97.2
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July 14, 2017

Ilish Machher Paturi

This is the classic recipe for hilsa/ilish in a mustard sauce, steamed in banana-leaf parcels.

  • 40 minutes
  • 324
    kcal
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96.8
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March 30, 2018

Shukto

A wide array of mild, sometimes bitter, milky curries served for lunch to open up the palate for the oncoming spicier courses

  • 1 hour
  • 229
    kcal
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96.0
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September 27, 2019

  • 2.5 hours
  • kcal
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97.6
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November 30, 2017

Chhola’r Dal

Savoury-sweet preparation of curried split Bengal gram

  • 45 minutes
  • 197
    kcal
Viewers liked this
97.1
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August 17, 2018

Bengali Mutton Curry

A Sunday-special mutton curry

  • 2.5 hours
  • 557 calories
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96.4
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November 4, 2016

Dimer Dalna

Bengali egg curry

  • 40 minutes
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96.2
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June 28, 2018

Ilish Bhapa

Hilsa fish steamed in mustard sauce

  • 40 minutes
  • 300
    kcal
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96.0
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October 6, 2017

Ghugni

Spicy, curried snack made with yellow peas

  • 60 minutes
  • 180
    kcal
Viewers liked this
96.9
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March 10, 2017

  • 45 minutes
  • kcal
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97.5
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October 4, 2019

Labra

The queen of panchmishali tarkari

  • 2 hours, 30 minutes
  • 373
    kcal
Viewers liked this
97.0
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November 4, 2016

Luchi

Bengali deep fried puffy bread

  • 1 hour
  • 250
    kcal
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96.5
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September 8, 2017

Chicken Cutlet

Kolkata-style diamond-shaped breaded chicken

  • 2 hours
  • 325
    kcal
Viewers liked this
97.9
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November 15, 2019

Jhal Sooji

Savoury semolina with seasonal vegetables

  • 45 minutes
  • kcal
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97.5
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January 21, 2022

Notun Alur Dom

Curried, new, winter potatoes and peas

  • 1 hour 30 minutes
  • kcal
Viewers liked this
98.2
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August 3, 2018

Beguni

Brinjal coated with a gram-flour batter and deep-fried until crisp and golden.

  • 45 minutes
  • 72
    kcal
Viewers liked this
97.5
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December 9, 2016

Mughlai Paratha

A Kolkata cabin speciality

  • 2 hours
  • kcal
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95.3
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March 1, 2019

Alu Posto

Potatoes in a nutty poppy seed gravy

  • 30 minutes
  • 244
    kcal
Viewers liked this
96.6
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November 16, 2018

Chirer Polao

Beaten rice with fresh winter vegetables

  • 45 minutes
  • kcal
Viewers liked this
97.1
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