The Fabulous Fatty Bao

April 15, 2018 admin 0

Three, four years back baos were not something that was widely available in Kolkata. I remember trying them first at Territi Bazaar and honestly didn’t quite […]

Datta Barir Gokul Pithe

February 4, 2018 admin 0

My family has the humblest of origins possible, but the two things we never compromised on were education and food. My great grandfather Debendranath Datta […]

Ma Mashimar Pasta!

January 10, 2018 admin 0

My mom often talks about when chowmein first came to the mudikhanar dokan (kirana or grocery stores of the neighbourhood) near you. There was a […]

Cha O Nochiketa

November 28, 2017 admin 0

The late 80s and early 90s were the age of Jibonmukhi Gaan (roughly translated as songs from our lives) in Kolkata. Kabir Suman was definitely […]

Christmas Cake Mixing

November 20, 2017 admin 0

Even the army of White walkers can’t convince a Kolkatan that winter is coming -as weather gods fool us with rain bearing clouds in November. […]

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