Chicken Cooked with Bamboo Shoots | Khorisa Diya Murgir Jhol

Summers in Assam means that the markets are abundant with bamboo shoots. As the bamboos start sprouting, you get to eat tender and juicy bamboo shoots which can be cooked with vegetables or meat or pickled/fermented for later use. Chicken with bamboo shoots is also such an Assamese delicacy which is best eaten when theRead more

ধনশিৰী ইকʼ কেম্পত এনিশা

যান্ত্ৰিক জীৱনৰ গদ্দলিকা প্ৰবাহত উটি ফুৰা আমাৰ নিচিনা মধ্যবিত্ত চাকৰিজীৱি মানুহবোৰৰ কেতিয়াবা কেতিয়াবা প্ৰকৃতিৰ কোলাত হেচুকি সোমাই যোৱাৰ ইচ্ছা হয়। সেই ইচ্ছাৰ প্ৰতি সঁহাৰি জনাই যোৱা বছৰৰ অৰ্থাৎ ২০১৭ চনৰ ডিচেম্বৰ মাহত গৈছিলো বোকাখাটৰ সমীপৱৰ্ত্তী ধনশিৰী ইকʼ কেম্পলৈ। যান্ত্ৰিকতাৰ পৰা দূৰত ইন্টাৰনেট আৰু মোবাইল নেটৱৰ্ক নোপোৱা ধনশিৰী নদীৰ বালিচৰত এটি নিশা পাৰ কৰাৰ আমেজেই বেলেগ।Read more

Assamese Recipe: Chicken with Rice Flour

Dear readers, with this post, I am introducing a new segment on this blog. This segment would focus on food and travel in Assam by our esteemed guest bloggers. If you have a piece written on Assam’s food or travel destinations, feel free to check our guidelines, click here. —————————————————————————————————————————————————-   Hello Everyone!!   TodayRead more

Brahmi Xaak: Bacopa monierri

Brahmi Xaak is a commonly used herb in Assamese Cuisine. This particular perennial herb is known for its wonderful properties and has been widely used for boosting memory since time immemorial. Brahmi Xaak is known to prevent certain cancers, improve respiratory diseases and stimulation of the mind to boost memory and concentration. It is alsoRead more

Assamese Cuisine: Drumstick Flower Fry with Egg

Finally, the season of spring is here. The wind is scented with the essence of various flowers and if you notice the details keenly, you can actually distinguish each fragrance. The season also brings some fresh herbs and vegetables after you get bored with cauliflowers and cabbages. One of the first summer vegetable to appearRead more