Kolkata Street food and Savoury Snacks

Bengali Phulkopir Singara -Classic Bengali Samosa

Bengali Phulkopir Singara -Classic Bengali Samosa

It’s pouring in London-perfect time for a cup of masala cha and Singara. Mon ta besh Cha cha korche (Oh I don’t even feel like translating it : I feel tea tea in my mind?!!!! Ha ha. Feel like having tea??!!!!! Well you get the […]

Bengali Chicken Pakora/Fried Chicken croquette

Bengali Chicken Pakora/Fried Chicken croquette

It is a gloomy day in London. Sometime weather plays up with my mood and I get very emotional. N-my daughter did not want to go to her childminder’s this morning. She was busy playing with Pritha (a family friend) and I was getting late. […]

Chicken Momos

Chicken Momos

Winter is a killer here. It makes me depressed specially on a Sunday evening. I have been trying to keep myself occupied on Sundays now so that I avoid being depressed. (So few of us talk about depression openly isn’t it! But we should, maybe […]

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 […]