Greetings surfers! Welcome to the world of Bengali cooking. Yes, this page is dedicated entirely to a particular regional cuisine of India, namely Bengali cuisine. Here you will find a vast collection of recipes for delicious Bengali dishes. I hope to keep adding to this list so come back once in a while to check out the new additions to this page. Please e-mail me any other Bengali recipes you know and love that we can add to this page. Many thanks to all those who have already contributed recipes to the site....keep 'em coming!!!

- Sutapa Ray


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The Bengali Gourmet

From Calcuttaweb
Recipes are in Bengali script
Bengali recipe VIDOES from Zee Bangla's Rannaghar

  • Patay mora chingr-bora
  • Aloo Posto Rezala
  • Korola Moshla Fry
  • Paneer Fried Rice
  • Chhanar Paturi
  • Soya kabab
  • Ilish Machher Dom
  • Spicy Chicken Kabab
  • Smoked Hilsa
  • Dimer Devil
  • Bhetkir kNata chorchori
  • Murighonto
  • Postor Chingri Bhapa
  • Paneer cutlet
  • Chelo Kabab and Rice
  • Kabli Cholar Khichuri
  • Mutton Chaap
  • Mutton Moghlai Porota
  • Mourola Putir Chorchori
  • Aam Madhuri
  • Gajorer Paturi
  • Cooking VIDEOS From BengaliRannaghar Cooking VIDEOS From Bengali Home Cooking

    Cooking VIDEOS From Manjula's Kitchen
    Cooking VIDEOS From
    Desi Home cook
    Bengali recipes from Cooking in Westchester

    Bengali recipes from Cook Like a Bong

  • Alu-kabli
  • Mochar torkari
  • Begun bhaja
  • Begun Morichut
  • Sujir Halwa
  • Kumro Alur torkari
  • String beans
  • Kala Paturi
  • Omelette
  • Dal posto
  • Panchmeshali tarkari
  • Egg curry
  • Alu malaikari
  • Potato okra fry
  • Daler bora
  • vanilla Rabri
  • Dhokar dalna
  • Onion Pakora
  • murgir jhol and rezala
  • Egg tomato
  • Tarka dal
  • Egg sandwich
  • Chaler payesh
  • Morola Chachori
  • Chicken manpasand
  • Doi Rui
  • Chicken-do-peyaja
  • Dimer Vada
  • Steamed Hilsa
  • Dim lalbahari
  • Chingrir malaikari
  • Dum Alu
  • Patla Macher jhol
  • khichudi
  • Macher jhol
  • Chili garlic chicken
  • Fulkopir tarkari
  • Bandhakopir tarkari
  • Chicken Kasha
  • Recipes from Rummana's Kitchen

    From the Dinner Co-op From Rumela's Web
    From Hindustanlink
    Bengali recipes from Angithi.com

  • Luchi
  • Roti
  • Paratha
  • Green Peas Kochuri
  • Alu Dum
  • Ghee Bhat
  • Elish Macher Polao
  • Masoor Dal
  • Arahr Dal
  • Chhola Dal w/ Coconut
  • Dal Palak
  • Boti Kabab
  • Fish Chop
  • Mutton Cutlet
  • Chicken Tikka
  • Postor Bora
  • Alu Karela Bhaja
  • Eggplant in Mustard
  • Channa Dalna
  • Aloo Posto
  • Okra With Mustard
  • Dhokar Dalna
  • Mixed Vegetable
  • Lau Chingree
  • Chanchra
  • Hilsa Fish Fry
  • Baked Prawn in Mustard
  • Prawn Malai Curry
  • Omlette Curry
  • Dim Korma
  • Egg And Potato Curry
  • Chicken Dopiaja
  • Fish Paturi
  • Hilsa With Mustard
  • Fish Kalia
  • Dahi Mach
  • Fish and Potato curry
  • Rohu Fish Curry
  • Green Fish Curry
  • Mutton Dopiaza
  • Mutton Korma
  • Liver Curry
  • Kosha Manksho
  • Manksho Jhol
  • Sweet Tomato Chutney
  • Plum Chutney
  • Green Mango Chutney
  • Pineapple Chutney
  • Recipes at Indrani's cooking page

    Bengali Wedding recipes from
    Gourmet India

  • Chorchori
  • Matha Diye Moonger Dal
  • Deemer Devil
  • Dhoi Macchh
  • Dhoi Mutton Khorma
  • Darvesh
  • Kala Jamun
  • Mishti Dhoi
  • Durga Puja 2000 recipes from DurgaPujas.com

  • Chicken Cutlet
  • Aloor Dom
  • Dimer Bhapa
  • Narkol Chingri
  • Meat Rassella
  • Tak Misti Fulkopi
  • Patal Posto
  • Brinjal curry
  • Baked Bhetki
  • Bengali recipes at Spice and Curry

  • Keema
  • Piyajkoli
  • Nimki
  • Topshe bhaja
  • Sojne data
  • Payesh and chutney
  • Khichuri and ilish
  • Bata mach
  • Chingrir jhaal
  • Zucchini capsicum
  • Mulor chechki
  • Fish curry
  • Lau ghonto
  • Luchi aloor dom
  • Sandesh
  • Aloo Posto
  • Aamer ambal
  • Kosha mangsho
  • Potol kumro
  • Tayparir Chutney
  • Borboti
  • Bandhakopi chingri
  • Pui shaag
  • Pabda jhaal
  • Phuchka
  • Ruti begun bhaja
  • Veggie kababs
  • Methi saag bhaja
  • Aloo kopi
  • Coconut ladoo
  • From Indiacooks

    From Infobengal (in bengali script)

    The Gupta Brothers' recipe for

    Bengali recipes at A Bengali Girl in the US

  • Chana-Motor Lau
  • Piajkolir Chorchori
  • Cholar Dal
  • Anarasher Chaatney
  • Shad Macher Jhal
  • Hopta Diner Pulao
  • Phulkopir Khichuri
  • Murgir Nobabi Pulao
  • Bhuni Khichuri
  • Vegetable Fried Rice
  • Tel Muri
  • Puchka
  • Bengali Potato Salad
  • Radha Ballabhi
  • Bengali Calamari
  • Mango Nababi Kosha
  • Badhakopir Dalna
  • Sorshe Kumro kopi
  • Kochu-Kumro Bhate
  • Muro Diye Badhakopi
  • Kumro Chokka
  • Alu-kopir Chorchori
  • Alu Maach Bhujri
  • Vegetable Chops
  • Alu-kabli
  • Chicken Pakoras
  • Flavored Teas
  • Peach Faller Achaar
  • Plastic Chutney
  • Tomato Jhol
  • Poodina Tomato Chaatni
  • Badam Diye Cholar Dal
  • Pui Shag ar Tauk Daal
  • Kalai Dal
  • Shukno Dimer Dalna
  • Shootki Maach
  • Tomato Shorshe Chingri
  • Khejurer Gurer Payesh
  • Anarasher Payesh
  • Shaager Posto Chorchori
  • Khosha Charchari
  • Kacha Aam Pora
  • Mustard Mashed Potatoes
  • Channa Aloor Chorchori
  • Rapini Shukto
  • Chilly Chicken
  • Zucchini Posto
  • Moong Palong Dal
  • Zucchini Matar Dal
  • Musoor Dal ar Kopi
  • Chringri Diye Alu Kopi
  • Gota Dom Maach
  • Tomato Chingri Malai
  • Shad Macher Jhal
  • Olkopi chingri Korma
  • Capsicum Mangso
  • Pepe Murgir Jhol
  • Mangshor Kabab
  • Sorshe-Morich Murgi
  • Jhal Ferazi
  • Lamb Rezala
  • Dhone-Tomato Diye Murgi
  • Moorgir Jhol
  • Doi Sorshe Murgi
  • Green Masala Murgi
  • Murgi Malai
  • Coconut Bread Pudding
  • Shimoyer Payesh
  • Kumro Bahuroopi
  • Bengali recipes at Astray.com

  • Saak Bhaja
  • Bandhakopir Ghanto
  • Lal Saaker Ghanto
  • Kumror Ghanto
  • Kumror Bhate
  • Labra
  • Dharosher Chochori
  • Pyajklir Chochori
  • Farashi-Bean'er Chochori
  • Phulcopir Chechki
  • Begun Posto
  • Jhal Alu
  • Bhaja Muger Dal
  • Chholar Dal
  • Chholar Ghughni
  • Masurir Dal
  • Toker Dal
  • Matar Dal Shorshe Diyea
  • Tarkari Diyea Arhar Dal
  • From Aditi's Rannaghar

    From www.i_Rasoi.com
    From SensKitchen

  • Maete Bhaja
  • Bhaja Malpoa
  • Chirer Polau
  • Keema'r Shingara
  • Nimki
  • Motorshuti Kachori
  • Phuchka
  • Vegetable Chop
  • Bori'r Jhol
  • Chalkumro'r Torkari
  • Kochur Loti
  • Beet-Root er Torkari
  • Begun Pora
  • Begun Ganga Jamuna
  • Borboti Chochori
  • Jhinge Posto
  • Kumro-r Choka
  • Lau Bori Tarkari
  • Lau-er Khosha Bhaja
  • Mochar Ghonto
  • Palong Shaag-er Torkari
  • Pepe Ghonto
  • Phulkopi Bhape
  • Piyaj Kolir Torkari
  • Shalgam-er Torkari
  • Dimer Paratha
  • Shojne data Torkari
  • Lau Shukto
  • Chana Bhapey
  • Kacha Kola'r Kofta
  • Mulo Chechki
  • Mulo Ghonto
  • Gota Sheddo
  • Bori
  • Bhaja Moong dal
  • Masoor Dal Bhatey
  • Tok Dal
  • Motor Dal
  • Kolai-er Dal
  • Shojne Phool Bhaja
  • Postor Bora
  • Chingri/Shrimp Pulao
  • Macher Muro Dal
  • Doi Mach
  • Ilish Maacher Pulao
  • Bhetki Macher Jhal
  • Chitol Macher Muitha
  • Maacher Jhol
  • Kachki Maacher Jhal
  • Kajoli (Baspata) Chochori
  • Macher Phulkopi Jhol
  • Pabda Maacher Tel Jhol
  • Muri Ghonto
  • Tengra Maacher Jhol
  • Deshi Murgir Jhol
  • Chicken Stew
  • Posto Murgi
  • Quail Curry
  • Kosha Mangsho
  • Mangsho'r Kaalia
  • Bangla Panthar Jhol
  • Mangshor Jhol
  • Maeter Jhol
  • Kumro Chingri
  • Chingri Potoler Dorma
  • Kakra'r Jhol
  • Poached Egg Curry
  • Kosha Dim
  • Omelette er Dalna
  • Malai Chingri Kofta
  • Elo Jhelo
  • Chandrapuli
  • Goja
  • Lobongo Lotika
  • Roshbora
  • Kheer-er Patishapta
  • Ranga Alu Pantua
  • Narkel Naru
  • KaloJaam
  • From Anuradha's Homepage From Dhara Recipes
    From Daawat.com
    From Dreamindia.com's Indian Rasoi Page - (these links are working again now)
    From Viswayan.com

  • Aloo Kabli
  • Fuchka
  • Churmur
  • Jhalmuri
  • Aloor chop
  • Mochar chop
  • Enchorer chop
  • Phulkopir chop
  • Porota
  • Dimer Porota
  • Aloor Porota
  • Shadharon Khichuri
  • Moog daler khichuri
  • Babji khichuri
  • Shonkata Khichuri
  • Bhuni khichuri
  • Polau
  • Shukto
  • Aloo posto
  • Palong shaker ghonto
  • Mulor ghonto
  • Lau ghonto
  • Phulkopir ghonto
  • Bandakopir ghonto
  • Mochar ghonto
  • Doi Potol
  • Potoler dalna
  • Potol posto
  • Shorshe potol
  • Shorshe posto potol
  • Piyaj posto
  • Enchorer dalna
  • Macher mathar dal
  • Golda chingrir dhoka
  • Parshe macher jhaal
  • Pona macher curry
  • Malai curry
  • Rui kalia
  • Ilish paturi
  • Pona fry in sauce
  • Potoler dorma
  • Panthar mangsho
  • Peper chaatni
  • Doi
  • Patishapta
  • Puli Pithe
  • Nimki, Goja and Naru
  • Payesh
  • Malpoa
  • From Soyeba's cookbook
    Recipes archived from Utsab (bengali script)

  • Bhapa Ilsha
  • Ilsha Begoon
  • Ilshamathar Tottora
  • Pabda Macher Jhol
  • Chitol Macher Muitha
  • From barnamala.com

  • Beguner Ghonto
  • Mangsher Jhol
  • CHICKEN MASALA
  • Chicken Dahi-Bahar
  • Maacher Fry (Fish Fry)
  • Chilli Fish
  • Crab Curry (Kankrar Jhal)
  • Shosha Chingri
  • Zucchini-Prawn
  • Chingri Maacher Malaikari
  • Ilish Macher Dhakai Paturi
  • Ilish Maacher Jhol
  • From IndiaBengal Web
    Bengali favorites From The Indian Cuisine Mailing List Archives

    From Anita Pal's Bengali Cookery Page From other miscellaneous sources:
    Recipes Archived from The Statesman Online Newspaper

    From The Chana Dal Page From SOAR

  • Banda Kopir Tarkari
  • Mung dahl
  • Bengali-style Oven-fried Potatoes
  • Bengali Spinach
  • Bangladesh Korma
  • Bengal Spiced Chicken
  • Calcutta Carrots (Microwave)
  • Calcutta Curried Fish
  • From some notable Cook Books:

  • From "Bengali Cooking : Seasons and Festivals" by Chitrita Banerji:
          Doi Patol / Chicken with Posto / Malpo

  • From "The Calcutta Cook Book" by Minakshie Dasgupta, Bunny Gupta, Jaya Chaliha:
          Borar Jhal / Maachher Polao / Monoranjan Pitha

  • From "The Healthy Cuisine of India: Recipes from the Bengal Region" by Bharti Kirchner:
          Phulcopi Bhapa / Kabiraji Cutlet / Narkel Naru / Book review & recipe: Lebur Lassi / Labra

  • From "A Taste of India" by Madhur Jaffrey:
          Shorshe Dharos / Chingri Maachher Jhal / Tomator Chutney

  • From "Bangla Ranna: The Bengal Cookbook" by Minakshie Dasgupta:
          Doi Begun / Chhanar Kalia / Begun Sorse
    (Available upon special request from Calcutta Online and also in Calcutta bookstores)

  • More from miscellaneous sources:

  • Royal Bengali Sweet Curry Shrimp Salad
  • Bengali Fish Curry with Yogurt
  • Calcutta Lobster in spinach-yogurt sauce
  • Sandesh and Borfi
  • Bengali Lassi
  • Stir-Fried Cabbage with Panch Phoron
  • Chicken Tikka Masala!!!
  • Kanthal Koftha
  • Kanthal Curry
  • Bengali Tomato Chutney
  • Cat Fish Curry
  • Masala Crab Curry
  • Rui maacher jhol
  • Bengali-style Payesh
  • Recipes from Newsgroups
    Food From Bangladesh pages:
    Some recipes I have archived from the Century Sambad
        Note:These recipes are written in Bengali script!
    From Bawarchi - Your Indian Cook

  • Macher Tak
  • Prawn Malay Curry
  • Potatoes & Peas Curry
  • Chingrir Malai Curry
  • Bengali Alu Dum
  • Prawn Dalna
  • Doi Maach
  • Chilli Fish
  • Doi Ilish
  • Bengali Pulao
  • Neem-Bagun
  • Mixed Veg Moong Daal
  • Fish Chops
  • Mussorie Dal Vadas
  • Chicken Cutlet
  • Prawn Pakora
  • Chicken Liver Fry
  • Cabbage Kofta Curry
  • Cauliflower Delight
  • Khasta Kachodi
  • Puli Pithe
  • Pati Sapta
  • Microwave Chicken Curry
  • Sukto
  • Machher Jhol
  • Patishapta
  • Rossogolla
  • Chaler Payesh
  • Mishti Doi
  • Bhappa Doi
  • Kalakand
  • Shonpapri
  • Bengali Sandesh
  • Orange Kheer
  • Fish Dal
  • Special Section: BENGAL DISHES  (Bengali Khichidi, Veg. Fritters, Palak Muger Dal, Sondesh and Kala Jamoon)
  • From Living Single - Cooking Solo

    Rumi's Recipes
    Bengali Recipes blog
    From Zunaid Kazi's Virtual Bangladesh
    From Lanka Link
    The Bangali-Adda Recipe Bank

    Visit this page for recipes for mashla chicken, fulkopir parata, firni and many more delicious dishes!

    Here are some recipes from the Bangali-Adda Mailing List Archives:
    1. Vegetable Shutki   2. Simple Loitta Shutki

    Reader's Contributions:
    Although not all of these are strictly Bengali recipes, they all cater to the Bengali palate!
     

     

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