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Bengal potatoes
Course Snack
Place of origin India
Main ingredients Potatoes, spices, peppers, curry
Cookbook:Bengal potatoes  Bengal potatoes

Bengal potatoes is a dish in Indian cookery. It is served as a snack food with drinks, or as part of an Indian meal. Normally, the potatoes are baked with spices, peppers and curry leaves in an oven heated by cow patties. The potatoes and vegetables are then battered and deep-fried and served with mint or coconut chutney.


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27 news items

Times of India
Tue, 15 Jul 2014 13:41:19 -0700

Over the last few days, the market retail price of Bengal potatoes climbed from Rs 20 per kg to Rs 40 per kg. On Tuesday, the food and civil supplies department fixed the heavily inflated price of this variety of potatoes, which is most widely consumed ...

Economic Times

Economic Times
Thu, 31 Oct 2013 13:25:03 -0700

Surana added: "Around 90% of the region's requirement is sourced from West Bengal. Due to the on-going impasse in Bengal, potatoes coming from UP are high priced as they have to be transported from Agra". He added that prices of potatoes are expected ...

Daily News & Analysis

Daily News & Analysis
Sat, 30 Aug 2014 06:35:41 -0700

The West Bengal government has effected a ban on the supply of potatoes to other states in view of the three-day strike called by the potato traders from September 1. State Agriculture Marketing Minister Arup Roy told PTI that potato growers had also ...
Economic Times
Mon, 18 Aug 2014 17:00:00 -0700

KOLKATA/GUWAHATI: Mamata Banerjee has left the North-eastern states in a lurch: she had flown off to Singapore on Sunday night to woo investors without clearing the movement of something much more mundane: potatoes. The halt in the movement of ...
Assam Tribune
Sat, 12 Jul 2014 11:45:00 -0700

The traders alleged that last year they paid Rs 100 per quintal of potatoes to get the consignments cross the West Bengal border, which increased their cost manifold. The wholesale rate of North Bengal potatoes in Guwahati market is Rs 1650 per quintal ...
Hindu Business Line
Sun, 17 Mar 2013 08:51:27 -0700

There has been a good demand for Bengal potatoes in Odisha, Andhra Pradesh and Jharkhand. “Bengal potatoes are comparatively cheaper compared with potatoes of other States such as Uttar Pradesh and the quality is also good. So they are finding ...

Business Standard

Business Standard
Sat, 28 Jun 2014 05:51:43 -0700

Export demand for potatoes has come to a standstill in major mandis, owing to the minimum export price fixed by the government. Against the current realisation of about $300 a tonne, the government had, on Thursday, set the base export price at $450 a ...

Hindu Business Line

Hindu Business Line
Sun, 09 Jun 2013 05:34:16 -0700

“So far, the demand has been good and Bengal potatoes are being transported to other states. “However, if for some reason, the movement of potatoes to other States is affected, then it can lead to a price crash as the production is also higher this ...

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