Indian Food

Benefits of Wheat Bran (Chokar)

Wheat Bran

Sometimes even ordinary things become very useful. One of such useful thing is Wheat Bran which is commanly known as chokar. Let me explain it that what is chokar. What is Wheat bran (chokar): Most grains, like wheat and oats have a hard outer layer.  When they are processed, this layer becomes a byproduct, and is called bran (chokar).  In ...

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How to make Yummy Chocolate Brownie ( Recipe ) at Home

Brownie is Ready to serve

Marriage is the biggest turning point in ones life & as it is said second birth for all; which comes with lots of experiences and never ending learning. My hubby loves sweet & especially has craving for chocolate ice-cream; cakes; brownies. One day he complained that he is bore of having those regular ice-creams and expressed his desire to have ...

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Recipe for Fried Bitter Melon / Gourd (Bhuna Karela)

I bring you my mother-in-law’s recipe of Bhuna karela which is easy to cook & good for health as well. Karela comes in many different varieties and is similar in shape to a cucumber. In the Indian grocery stores in the US, you'll find the Indian, dark green, spiky variety, while in the Asian stores, you'll find the lighter-green bitter-melons that are larger with a bumpy peel.

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How to make delicious Vermicelli (Sewai) Poha


Here I come with another food which is easy to prepare & good for health as well.  Vermicelli (Sewai) Poha is a very regular foodstuff which I cook in 15 mins for office / Breakfast. Preparation time: 6 mins Cooking: 8 mins Servings: 2 Ingredients Vermicelli                             ...

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Best eating places in Kolkata !!

Kolkata is called the city of  joy because of its people,  human values, traditions, art , music, lights, culture and of course the food.Every city has some specialty in food but in Kolkata you will found all types of food.Here is the list of best  where you can enjoy your food. Remember food is not only cheap in Kolkata but ...

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Dunkin’ Donuts’ coming to India soon

Dunkin' Donuts' to open a retail shop in India

Dunkin’ Donuts’, an international donut and coffee retailer founded in 1950 in Quincy, Massachusetts by William Rosenberg, is coming to India soon. Though they are specialists in Donuts and other baked items, but even the Dunkin’ Donuts’ coffee is pretty popular. According to the news, Dunkin’ Donuts’ has recently announced its entry in Indian market with the tie-up with Jubilant ...

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Tips on How to buy good Fish

Fish Market

Being a vegetarian I never had the option to go to any fish market and am sorry but it really stinks. After my two hand a half years of marriage in a Bengali family now I  have tried to cook few fishes. Though I have never visited any fish market but when you start cooking something you should about it. ...

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