Veg Biriyani (Spicy rice with vegetables)

Hello everybody ! Hope you are having a great week. I was very sick for most of last week. I was even hospitalized for 2 days 😦 Thankfully I could celebrate Durga Puja with my family before falling sick. I took a break from posting in my blog due to health issues. Hope you understand…

Bottle Gourd Leaf with Poppy seed paste (Lau Shak Posto)

Hello everybody ! Hope all of you are having an exciting week. As promised in the last post, this is the second veg recipe of this week using bottle gourd leaves.”Posto” is one preparation which Bengalis are famous for apart from fish. We have a special connection with poppy seeds. The beautiful white poppy seed…

Dried Bottle Gourd Leaf paste (Lau Pata Bata)

Hello everybody ! Hope you are having a great week. This week I will be sharing with you 2 very traditional Bengali home recipe using bottle gourd leaves. We all love bottle gourd as a vegetable. But most of us do not know about the edible plant. You can prepare interesting and delicious yet very…

Elephant Foot Yam curry with potatoes (Aloo diye Oaler Torkari)

Hello everybody! Hope you are having a great week. Today I will be sharing with you a recipe where the main vegetable is very controversial. People either absolutely hate it or absolutely love it, there is no middle way. I fall into the latter category obviously 😀 We are talking about Elephant Foot Yam (they…