Chicken and Egg

Lebu Lonka Murgi – Chicken Curry with Lime and Green Chillies

Lebu Lonka Murgi – Chicken Curry with Lime and Green Chillies

Lebu Lonka Murgi or Chicken curry cooked with lime juice and chilli paste is the recipe for today. But before I talk about the recipe, I really needed something out of my chest. It’s been bothering me for some time now.  My three and half […]

Dhakai kachchi/Kaachi Biryani

Dhakai kachchi/Kaachi Biryani

Cooking Dhakai  kachchi/Kaachi Biryani is a matter of love. It is the true child born out of labour.  The effort of making the biryani pays off when friends and family seating across the dining table cannot stop taking about it. I am extremely passionate about […]

Dimer Do Piyaanja/ Anda Do Pyaza/ Bengali Egg Do Pyaza

Dimer Do Piyaanja/ Anda Do Pyaza/ Bengali Egg Do Pyaza

Finally it seems like winter has set in. No complaint though. We had lovely summer hence do not mind the grey winter mornings and early nights. In fact sitting in my office overlooking the garden the rainy day seem very romantic. Keralan filter coffee in […]

Kolkata Style Egg Chicken Roll

Kolkata Style Egg Chicken Roll

Egg chicken Roll is time tasted street food which is hugely popular in Kolkata. Bengali’s do not need an occasion to gorge on this beauties. Be in an evening snack, after office binging, lovers day out, puja pandal hopping at mid night, first day outing […]

Drums of Heaven- Chicken Drumsticks-Chicken Lollipop tossed in Schezwan Sauce

Drums of Heaven- Chicken Drumsticks-Chicken Lollipop tossed in Schezwan Sauce

  We celebrated Durga Puja a bit early this year. Rumi, from Basingstoke left a message for me on my Magic in the Oven (https://www.facebook.com/Magic-in-the-Oven-1712207279067424/) page asking if I wanted do the sweets for their Durga Puja which was on Sunday, 2nd Oct. She wanted […]