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Trader Joe's Baingan Bharta

Transplanted Texan Jun 10, 2011 06:46 PM

Has anyone else tried this yet? It's really good and I'm picky about Bhartha! Lots of flavor layers and lots of garlic. The new parathas are good as well.

  1. boogiebaby Jun 10, 2011 08:17 PM

    Just tried the new Malabar Parathas for dinner last night along with some of the new Paneer Achaari Rolls. Good flavor, but the rolls disinergrated into the sauce after heating, so that was a bit of a disappointment. The parathas were just like the ones I get in the south indian restaurants in Malaysia. Haven't seen the Bhartha yet, but will look next time as my kids like it.

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    1. re: boogiebaby
      gnosh Jun 10, 2011 08:31 PM

      I thought the paneer rolls were terrible, had a chemical-ish taste. Interested in the parathas, though.

      1. re: gnosh
        Transplanted Texan Jun 11, 2011 08:29 PM

        I haven't see the Paneer rolls but definitely won't be trying them. The parathas are great, especially warmed up. The Bhartha is well worth trying.

        1. re: Transplanted Texan
          gnosh Jun 12, 2011 07:11 PM

          Thanks. I will look for the bhartha. I don't think I've seen it in my branch. Is it sold with rice, a la the paneer tikka masala?

          1. re: gnosh
            Transplanted Texan Jun 13, 2011 10:50 AM

            No, it's just bhartha, no rice. If you serve it with rice it's enough for 2 people.

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