Leftover Buttercream Cake

This leftover buttercream cake is just a perfect way to use up leftover buttercream!

Leftover Buttercream Cake Recipe | What to make with Leftover Buttercream? | Buttercream Chocolate cake recipe written by Kavitha Ramaswamy of Foodomania.com

Sometimes, the best dishes emerge from an immediate need to use up leftovers. This Leftover Buttercream Cake is one such discovery.

Buttercream is possibly the most commonly used + loved frosting for cakes and cupcakes. The first time I made buttercream, I was stunned by the sheer deliciousness or something so simple. Butter + Sugar = Buttercream. Simple enough right? Who would have thought two of the most commonly used ingredients in baking would jazz up baked desserts by a thousand notches?!

Buttercream is something I’m making more and more these days. Its just so easy and inexpensive and fancy, you know. However, I always find myself with a little bit of leftover buttercream every single time. No matter how precise or stingy I get, I always end up with leftovers once I’m done frosting all my cupcakes / cakes. One fine day, I ended up with so much of buttercream leftovers; and that got me thinking…     Continue reading

Mooli Paratha

Hot & Delicious Punjabi Mooli Paratha with step by step pictures. Get a dose of radish in a spiced tortilla form!

Mooli Paratha Recipe | Indian Radish Tortillas without Stuffing - Punjabi Mooli ke Parathe recipe by Foodomania.com

I have to admit, radish isn’t one of my most loved vegetables.

However, I do enjoy radish in a few forms, this paratha being one of them. Mooli is the Hindi name for Radish and this mooli paratha is just a radish flavored tortilla. Simple, spicy and delicious!

Commonly served for breakfasts in the lands of Punjab, I’ve heard. But that hasn’t stopped any of us from enjoying these hot and soft flat-breads at varying times of the day. This recipe is the epitome of the saying – simplicity is profound. Radish, flour and some common spices found in an Indian’s pantry thrown together and voila! You’ve got yourselves the best recipe for mooli paratha! :)    Continue reading

Chocolate Ice Cream

Is there a better way to beat summer blues than with a bowl of rich and delicious homemade chocolate ice cream?

Homemade Chocolate Ice Cream Recipe with No Eggs - Eggless Chocolate Ice Cream Recipe with step by step pictures written by Kavitha Ramaswamy of Foodomania.com

Not only are you looking at the best chocolate ice cream ever, but you are also looking at one of the easiest recipes on the internet for an eggless chocolate ice cream.

True story, people!

You know me; I despise any recipe that calls for too many complicated steps (which is also probably why I would fail miserably as a Chef! 😀 ). I ain’t got time for that! I’m all about minimum efforts and maximum results.

And this ice cream recipe is just a perfect example of my mantra. Okay, it isn’t as easy as making a garlic toast, but once you get your concepts right, you’ll be a pro at making ice creams of virtually any flavor in the world. A good place to start would be my vanilla ice cream. It is the most basic recipe for an ice cream which you can use to make amazing variations with.

And one such amazing variation is this Homemade Chocolate Ice Cream!   Continue reading