chilly garlic · comfort food · noodles

Comfort Food

When one is unwell, comfort food is just the thing you need…   They have such a nostalgic and sentimental appeal… I mean it acts like up an instant cheer up thing.. They have this burst of flavours and some sort of and mostly very happy memories associated with them.. it works best when some… Continue reading Comfort Food

bengali cuisine · fish · mum

Mum’s Special

Any self respecting Bengali is fond of fish, and I being one am no different… So fish rules the diet chart.. But once you have lived out side of Bengal, things aren’t that easy.. You may not be able to find the kind of fish you want.. Thankfully, my city does not have that problem…… Continue reading Mum’s Special

childhood days · eid · saffron · sarifa aunty

Eid Mubarak

Those days are so vivid in my memory.. As a child I remember I used to so look forward to Eid.. The one and only reason for this was Sharifa Aunty’s Biriyani and kabab… Sharifa Aunty was one of my Mum’s closest friends and a wonderful cook… Incidentally my Life Science teacher as well.. Since… Continue reading Eid Mubarak