Bengal tourism comes out with website solely devoted to cuisine
Bengal tourism comes out with website solely devoted to cuisine

Providing a sneak peek into the world of Bengali cuisine, various recipes and region wise information of food available in the state, the West Bengal tourism department has created a website to tug at the gastronomical strings of visitors.

Five food items to gorge on when in Kolkata
Five food items to gorge on when in Kolkata

India’s lifestyle and culture is known for its pluralism yet there is a striking similarity in the way Indians lead their lives.

Food, an integral part of Bengali literature since medieval times

Bengalis are known for their extraordinary degree of food fixation. Thus food and its vivid description always found an important place in Bengali literature stretching all the way back to medieval times and even earlier, said a well known food writer here.

Recipe: Bhetki Macher Paturi

A healthy and easy to make bengali fish recipe

Recipe: Puchka

Check out the Bengali styled Pani Puri recipe.

Sharmila Tagore enjoys cooking Bengali food at home

Veteran actress Sharmila Tagore says she wears her masterchef cap at home and enjoys cooking Bengali food.