Glossary B

The food glossary +++ 'Batwan / Batuan', 'Balakwit', 'Burro fuso'
Buccellato refers to Italian cake with a filling of figs and nuts.

Balam refers to the variety of long-grained rice from the Bangladesh district of Barishal which is much prized for its taste.

Bara which is also called Bora refers to Bengali dish of round balls of fish or vegetables and which are usually deep-fried.

Barsha refers to the rainy season, the monsoon in Bengali..

Basanta means spring in Bengali

Bhabra refers to a Bengali savory snack made with spiced ground fermented chickpeas flour in oil. Bhabra is used to be fairly common in parts of rural West-Bengal.