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…

Mexican Sweet Corn Salad – Healthy Recipe

Making Mexican Sweet Corn Salad The best type of cooking is no cooking at all. 🙂 After all day of work and returning home, sometimes it feels like having something light, fulfilling and yet healthy; and which does not involve a lot of work. Sweet corn is one of my all time favorite ingredients that…

The Science Behind Ice Cream

N2ICREAM I scream, you scream, we all scream for N2Icream ! The idea of using of liquid nitrogen in making ice cream might sound like right out of a sci-fi movie, but the practically it is possible and is being done right in front of your eyes. The application of liquid nitrogen in the culinary…

Chinese Overdose

Nothing went as planed for the day. Well, the beauty of life is that, the unplanned journeys are the most memorable one though. Going out of the house almost after two weeks. Well, that’s a complete lie. I have been out for the Flower Show, but I don’t know why it does not feel like I…

Visiting past memories @ Panna’s Kitchen

Panna’s Kitchen There is no denying the fact that Panna has been ruling the Behala Trap Depot region with Panna’s Oil Mill, Panna’s Fresh N Bakes, or Panna Sweets. Decades ago, when there was hardly any fancy restaurant at Behala, Panna’s Kitchen has dominated the area. But, sadly to say, gone were the days when…