Banana Leaf Southern Avenue: Review

South Indian Delicacies  !  South Indian Cuisine is my all time favorite. And it seems like I just can’t get enough of it. I just simply love the white coconut chutney with almost everything. There are hardly any decent South Indian joints near my places. So, every time I carve South Indian food, I have…

Recipe of Pasta Aglio e Olio

Making Pasta Aglio e Olio! Usually Aglio e Olio is prepared with Spaghetti . I could not get my hands of spaghetti, so I compromised. I used Fusilli instead. It tasted same though. I usually stick to either red sauce or white sauce. But yesterday, I had little amount of time to cook. Therefore tried my…

Recipe of Khanam Dhokla

Making Khanam Dhokla! There are two types of people in the world. One who knows Dhokla. And, other who knows Khanam and Dhokla. I have never made dhokla. No one in my house has ever made dhokla. If we wanted to have dhokla, we usually buy it from any nearby shop. But, the the overtaking…

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…

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…

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…

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…

Panna’s Fresh N Bakes

Panna’s Fresh N Bakes – All About Cakes Panna has been ruling the Behala Trap Depot Area from decades with their oil mill, restaurants, and sweet shops. The latest addition to their business is the “Panna’s fresh N Bakes” bakery shop. And it has increased the competition in the area. I must agree, I was…

The Country House

The Country House I have selected this place for satisfying my sweet tooth. Address: 4B, Allenby Rd, Sreepally, Bhowanipore, Kolkata, West Bengal 700020 How to Reach: The nearest metro station is Rabindra Sadan. Its 11 minutes walk from the metro. the place is little difficult to find, situated inside a little alley. A gem for introverts…