Day 54: Snails/geri-gugli

I don’t know if it is a French influence on Bengali cuisine or Bengali influence on French cuisine – or if this existed from ancient times… heard of “geri-gugli”? Edible pond/water snails, clams and mussels – are called “geri-gugli” in Bengali. Once considered a delicacy – these days the “Babu”-s frown at snails and clams […]