Spicy World
Simple and Easy Recipes

Biyebarir Shukto / Bengali wedding style Mixed Vegetable


Shukto is an emotion for a Bengali. Its a medley of bitter and sweet. The authentic Shukto recipe has no use of chilies. You can add various kinds of vegetable of your choice. Shukto is a must lunch item in Bengali weddings / functions. Now what is wedding style Shukto?? Well, its more creamy, more rich in flavor. If you can follow each steps of this recipe then you will get why I named it 'biyebarir shukto'.


  • 2 cups of 2-3 inches length cut vegetables (potato, plaintain, green beans, eggplants, drumstick, bitter gourd).
  • 6 - 8 lentil dumplings / daaler bori.
  • 2 Tablespoons of Bengali five spices / Panchforon.
  • Half Teaspoon of radhuni / celery seeds.
  • 1 Tablespoon of mustard paste.
  • 1 Tablespoon of poppy seed paste.
  • 1 Teaspoon of flour.
  • 1/4th cup of milk.
  • Salt.
  • 2 Teaspoons of ginger paste.
  • 1 Tablespoon of condensed milk.
  • 2 Tablespoons of heavy cream.
  • Hot water.
  • 1 Tablespoon of ghee.
  • Half cup of cooking oil.

Biyebarir Shukto / Bengali wedding style Mixed Vegetable

Biyebarir Shukto / Bengali wedding style Mixed Vegetable


Dry roast 1 and half Tablespoons of panchforon in a pan for 3 minutes. Then grind it to a fine powder.
Heat oil in a kadai.
Fry lentil dumplings for a minute then remove them.
Now one by one fry all the vegetables seperately for 2 minutes each and keep aside.
Cooking Step: Biyebarir Shukto / Bengali wedding style Mixed Vegetable
In the remaining oil (you can remove some) add celery seeds and the remaining panchforon. Saute for 30 seconds.
Then add ginger paste and cook for a minute.
Then add mustard and poppy seed paste. Cook for 2 minutes.
Now add all of the fried vegetables, salt. Mix well and add hot water. Cook for 5 minutes.
Then add the flour into the milk, mix well and add in the pan. Cook for 5 minutes.
Add the fried lentil dumplings and cook for a minute.
Now add condensed milk and heavy cream. You can add sugar instead of condensed milk. Mix well for a minute.
Lastly add ghee and sprinkle the prepared ground panchforon (powder). Mix well and turn off the heat.

Additional Info

Recipe Category: Main dishes: Vegetarian
Recipe Cuisine: Indian
Preparation Time: 30 minutes
Cooking Time: 30 minutes
Serves: 2

Your delicious bengali Sukto is ready.
  • Serve hot with steamed rice.

Biyebarir Shukto / Bengali wedding style Mixed Vegetable

All Images and Recipes are copyrighted to Spicy World.
For more recipes visit us at http://spicyworld.in

Leave Your Comments

You may also like


Our new Venture

KNOW more about our new venture Mimi's, by clicking the following button.
Mimi's >>

Use of Cookies
We use cookies to give you the best experience on our website. By continuing, you are agreeing to use the cookie. For details, please visit our User Agreement section from footer links.
Continue >>