Bombay Duck or Bombil or Loitta has a very strong, distinct flavour which leads itself very well to pickling. This fish is another one of those bold flavours of NorthEast India that might be an acquired taste but is much loved locally. Prepared in a simple, northeastern, homemade style, the dry Bomb..
River fish is consumed widely across the NorthEast and a lot of the local fish is also dried for preservation. As a result, many of the fish recipes have dry fish as an ingredient and the popular dishes are chutneys made of dry fish. This packet of ready-made dry fish chutney has tiny, local freshwa..
Made of local freshwater prawns, this dry prawn pickle is a delight for all who love seafood and makes for a really taste snack. The simple spices accompanying it – chili ginger and garlic, enhance the distinctive prawn-y taste. This dry pickle may be difficult to stop eating once the packet is open..
Called ktung shira, in Khasi, these local tiny fish are dried and then lightly pickled in mustard oil and basic spices. The pickle is homemade and does not have any additional preservatives. Dry fish is staple across the NorthEast so do try this variety of small, fresh water dry fish pickled just fo..