Naturals Ice Cream @ Park Street

Taste the Natural Flavors @ Naturals Ice Cream   It’s been a while that I have updated with the blog. Honestly, over the last month excessive heat and emotions has gotten the better of me. But, in situation with overwhelming emotions and excessive heat, ice cream never disappointing you. Map: Visit: I was at Park Street…

Doi er Ghol / Bengali Lassi

Making Doi er Ghol – the Bengali way! Grisso kal aar tok doi er ghol ! Classic Bengali drink that comes to my mind after lebur jol (lemonade) is doi er ghol. The sourness of the curd along with the tangy-ness of the lemon served chilled hits your taste buds at the right place. making…

Cafe Strings

New Hangout Place at Kasba !  Well, coffee is definitely not my cup of tea! When in mad mood, a good cup of tea is all I need for making me feel better. Going through the Kasba area, I noticed a new cafe near Kasba Police Station. So I decided to hop in. In the…

Visiting The Indian Museum

The Indian Museum Being a resident of Kolkata, I know several (read 80%) people who have not visited Indian Museum. Nevertheless, I get to hear “where exactly is this place” or “Mane Jadughor? Sei eskul theke chotobelae nie jachilo, vule gachi” (translation: Went on a school visit during my childhood, don’t remember much). Well, the…

Kolkata Book Fair, 2018

I gifted my friend a book last year for her birthday. After getting the package on her hand, she immediately tear the package and stared at the cover for a moment. Immediately afterwards she puts her finger to somewhat middle of the page and open it wide. Immediately after, she dug her nose between the…

Love is in the Air @ Mio Amore

Mio Amore has introduced various pastries, snacks and muffin for the occasion of Love, Valentine’s Day. The items, that caught my eyes were heart-shaped pizza, along with heart shaped pastries and cookies. I could not resist myself from buying the little, red ❤ pastry staring at me for the whole time. I have bought valentine’s…

I tried the viral Chocolate Tea of Kolkata

If you haven’t heard about the viral chocolate chai or haven’t seen the pictures yet, you’re sure living under the rocks for the past months! I am a picky person; specially when it comes to my cup of tea. I don’t like experimenting much with my tea, cos it results in my cranky moods for…

Ghoti Gorom

দীর্ঘ হারানো ভালোবাসা। long lost love. In my childhood days, when returning home from school, drawing class or practice, I often hear the jingling bell of the “ghoti-gorom” vendor while passing near the huge play ground. I could remember bugging my mom for a couple of rupee for buying ghoti-gorom. Good ol’ days, when you could buy something that…

Indulge in the ambiance, art and food at Artsy

Artsy – Coffee & Culture Creativity takes Courage – Henri Matisse Kolkata gets its first, very own art cafe serving as a gallery for the souls hungry for art as well as great food. After a day long shopping and walking around the corners of Park Street and Esplanade, we decided to pop in a place to…

Twisted Tales of Dosa

Masala Dosa and coconut chutney has been my weakness for a long time. And for the occasion of Saraswati Puja, I have decided to visit Dosa @ Twist. The popularity of the restaurant for serving chicken dosa have attracted my attention long ago. Although, during my visit I have only tried their veg menu but…

Mera Wala Waffle @ Waffle Wallah

Waffles are the newest addition to the diversified Kolkata Cuisine and in the past six months many restaurants and food joints have emerged in various parts of Kolkata offering waffles. Waffles, are considered to be originated from Belgium is one of the most common English Breakfast. Waffles are traditionally made with batter or dough heated…

Aske Pithe – Traditional Bengali Pithe

Making Aske Pithe Seetkal, Pithe aar Nolen Gur 🙂 Aske Pithe – this might be called with different names at different places. But, in Bengal, this is called Aske Pithe and are made specially for the event of Makar Sankranti. Makar sankranti is celebrated throughout the nation with different names at difference places including Lohri…