Begun Bhaja or Baingan Bhaja is a traditional and authentic recipe from the state of West Bengal. Begun Bhaja is nothing but marinated and fried brinjal slices.
Mustard oil is preferable for frying but opt for any oil of your choice.
Mustard seed powder is optional.
Adjust the red chili powder and salt according to your preference.
Instead of chick pea flour, rice flour can be added too.
You deep fry or bake these marinated slices.