Veggie masala with prawns

If you are looking for a quick vegetable stir-fry like but don’t want to compromise on the taste, then you will love this recipe!

Fuchkaa

  Fuchka; commonly pronounced as ‘Fooch-caa’ or even ‘phuch-ka”, though let’s be real the former is what it sounds like! Now fuchka is a common street delicacy in Bangladesh. This tangy crispy potato-pea filled snack is a favourite all over the country!   For those who may not be familiar with this nibble, fuchka is…

Crusted salmon with noodles

Fish. A staple in the Bangladeshi diet; steamed rice and any fish fry or curry with lentil is what most traditional Bengali meals are made of. Fish of course is not the only protein we limit ourselves as the nation loves to feast! I love fish but it can be quite tedious to prep and…

On top of the spaghetti!

“On top of spaghetti, All covered with cheese I lost my poor meatball, When somebody sneezed! ”                       This popular 1960s children song which I watched on a VHS along with likes of Do-Re-Mi and Brother John, was my first  visual encounter with the saucy…

What’s cooking here?

I can’t believe I am actually finally doing this! A bit nervous and confused, very me whenever I find myself doing something out of my zone. I don’t say comfort zone because comfort would be staying under the duvet with a coffee and a book, now that doesn’t happen very often!  So before I get…