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Joynagar moa. File photo: Special arrangement

For the first time in its history, Joynagar moa being exported

Bishwanath Ghosh
The moa is a popped-rice ball held together with fresh date-palm jaggery that is extracted during the winter months.

Joynagar moa makers offer an authentic sweet deal

Bishwanath Ghosh
A vendor with earthen pots full of date palm jaggery in Joynagar.

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Date palm jaggery, and the sweetness of Bengal winters

Tanushree Bhowmik