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Have You Been To This 200-Year-Old Sweet Shop In Kolkata?

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Sweeten up your palate! Visit this 200 year-old shop in Chitpur, Kolkata known for the range of sweets and Indian snacks

Have You Been To This 200-Year-Old Sweet Shop In Kolkata?:

  1. Kolkata (West Bengal)

1. Makhan Lal Das & Sons Is A 200-Year-Old Sweet Shop Famous For It’s Desi Ghee Sweets

Makhan Lal Das & Sons Is A 200-Year-Old Sweet Shop Famous For It’s Desi Ghee Sweetssource: youtube.com

The sweet shop has gained widespread applause throughout the city. A place where the sweet toothed of the city can be seen together, this sweet shop boasts saves an array of Kolkata sweets made in pure desi ghee. Rasgulla, Gulab Jamun, Ras Malai, Burfi, Kaju Ki Burfi, Milk Cake, Bundi Ke Laddu, Besan Ke Laddu, Chhena Murgi, Kaju Katli, Paneer ki Jaleebi, Kalakand etc. are some of the delicacies that must not be missed.

HolidayIQ Traveller Zeeshan, “The local foods of Kolkata are delicious and the rosogolla, which are very famous and amazing too.”

2. Ever Had Chocolate Chips Or Cake Sandesh?

Ever Had Chocolate Chips Or Cake Sandesh?source: banglaliveshopping.com

This famous sweet shop has moved with time. They offer traditional misthis along with innovative creations. Traditional sandeshes like Ata, Guava, Manohara, Kesar Taalshash, and Dim walk shoulder to shoulder with comparatively new ones like Rose Cream, Butterscotch, Chocolate Chips, Pesta, Pineapple and Cake Sandeshes. Winters see specials like Gurer Kanchagolla and Mousumi pulling-in the crowd. They also have sugarfree sandesh for the diabetic and the health conscious.The sugarfree sandesh has two varieties to choose from- chocolate diabetic sandesh and plain sandesh. This might be hard to believe, but Makhan Lal Das still sells the plain sandesh prices at Rs 2. The sandesh price ranges between 2- 150.

HolidayIQ Traveller Velu Kumar shares, ““Going to Kolkata and not having sweets is a sin. 'Roshogollas' the all-time favourite of the Bengalis is a must have.”

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