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Popular Bengali Sweets get a New Twist this World Cup at Nalin Chandra Das and Son’s


With the Fifa World Cup 2014 fever on the minds of every other Kolkatan, one of the famous confectioners in the city, Nalin Chandra Das and Son’s recently made World Cup special sweets to cater to the palette of the Football loving Bengali customers. The sweets made due to the World Cup have been named as Sweet Dishes and was inaugurated by Tollywood actress Priya Karfa, singer Pilu Bhattachaya and designer Lopamudra Mondal Saha at the Rashbehari branch of the confectionery shop.

English Free-Kick, Argentine Magic, Brazilian Samba, French Header and German Blitzkrieg are some of the special sweet items which will be available at this shop for the football lovers. The sweets are designed on the Brazuka ball and the sweets feature the national flags of the teams like France, Spain, Italy, Germany, England, Brazil and Argentina.


Pilu Bhattacharya who is an ardent football fan and supports Argentina said “The sweets look good and will cater to the palette of the sweet loving customers for sure. This will be a good way of extending support to their favorite teams”.

The ball and the flag shaped sweets are priced at Rs. 50 while the cup shaped one is available for Rs. 800.

With the Fifa World Cup going on, this is a great way to extend support to the team you support and gorge on sweets at their every win in the matches.

Priyanka Dutta