Busting Myths of Bengali Cuisine

Beyond Butter Chicken

19-05-2022 • 52 mins


Bengali food is usually very stereotyped. All Bengali food is swimming in mustard, All Bengali's are crazy after sweets and Kolkata Chinese and Tangra food is revered. Our guest on this episode chats with Roxanne to elaborate and help really define what Bengali food is about while merrily breaking every myth people have. Kalyan Karmakar is a food writer, author, podcaster and general raconteur who brightens up this episode with wonderful anecdotes from his trips to Kolkata and memories from his childhood. You don’t want to miss this episode !