Unveiling the Enigmatic World of Bengal's Sweet Delicacies:  15 Hidden Gems You Need to Know

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Shor Bhaja

Shor Bhaja,, is considered one of Bengal's best-kept secrets?  It's made by frying milk and sugar until they caramelize, creating a heavenly texture and flavor.


Nolen Gur Rosogolla

Get ready for a burst of flavors!  These soft, spongy cottage cheese balls are soaked in date palm jaggery syrup, adding a unique caramel-like taste.


Bhapa Doi

Bhapa Doi is a steamed yogurt dessert infused with cardamom and saffron. It has a velvety texture and a sweet, tangy taste that will leave you craving for more.


Kheer Kodom

It features dumplings made from cottage cheese, soaked in reduced milk, and garnished with aromatic spices and nuts.



A thin crepe filled with sweetened coconut, khoya, and jaggery. This mouthwatering delicacy is typically enjoyed during the auspicious festival of Poush Parbon.



Mihidana is a fine, golden-hued sweet made from besan (gram flour). These tiny, glistening pearls are soaked in sugar syrup and are a must-try for anyone.


Labanga Latika

It consists of flaky, deep-fried pastries filled with a rich mixture of khoya, nuts, and aromatic spices, all wrapped in a tantalizing clove envelope.



This confectionery marvel is crafted from a blend of chhana (cottage cheese), khoya, and nuts, creating a luscious treat that melts in your mouth.


Sita Bhog

Made from rice flour, ghee, and milk, these cylindrical-shaped sweets are then soaked in sugar syrup, resulting in a divine, delicate texture.


Kacha Golla

This soft, creamy dessert is made from fresh chhana, sugar, and cardamom, offering a melt-in-your-mouth experience.


Shor Bhaja Sandesh

It's a fusion of crispy Shor Bhaja and the iconic Sandesh, a sweet made from cottage cheese, sugar, and a hint of cardamom.



It's a fried confectionery made with a mix of chhana, flour, and ghee, resulting in a divine texture and an irresistible taste.


Narkel Naru

A traditional Bengali sweet made with grated coconut, khoya, and jaggery. These bite-sized delights are perfect to satisfy your sweet cravings.



A syrup-drenched pancake that will leave you enchanted. It's made from a batter of flour, milk, mashed bananas, and fennel seeds, giving it a distinct flavor and aroma.


Kheerer Chop

It consists of deep-fried dumplings made from reduced milk, coated with a crispy outer layer, and sprinkled with pistachios.


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