Buttermilk Biscuits from scratch

Make the flaky buttermilk biscuits with this recipe tutorial (video included)!

How to make Buttermilk Biscuits from scratch Recipe Tutorial | Foodomania

Since I discovered how amazing buttermilk is in baking, I’ve been wanting to try my hand at the very popular (and sometimes feared) buttermilk biscuits. I get why people might not light to attempt making these from scratch at home. While the ingredients required to make the dough are very few and very basic, the steps are very particular. You absolutely must keep everything as cold as possible – from mixing the dough till baking the biscuits. And when you’re working with so much butter, it isn’t the most easy thing to do.

But if you nail these straightforward steps (just ensure utmost precision), then you’ll have yourself some amazing dough to work with. And when baked into biscuits, you’ll have your very own homemade buttermilk biscuits from scratch!   (more…)

Caramel Chocolate Gateau

I baked a simple Caramel Chocolate Gateau to celebrate Foodomania’s 5th birthday!

Caramel chocolate gateau recipe by foodomania.com

A simple chocolate sponge cake cut into layers, sandwiched with some homemade caramel sauce and chocolate fudge frosting. That’s what this gateau is. If you have the frosting ready, this shouldn’t take more than an hour-hour and a half to put together. A Gateau is just a fancy name for cake with layers – layers of cake, frosting, fruit and other delicious things you find in desserts. Since I’m a huge fan of chocolate (who isn’t) and caramel (again, who isn’t?), I thought this would be an ideal way to kick off the next year of Foodomania!   (more…)

Espresso Chocolate Teacake

A simple snack you can eat at anytime is my espresso chocolate teacake

Espresso Chocolate Teacake Recipe | Simple Tea-time cakes - Coffee chocolate cakes recipe by Foodomania

Hello there! Stopping by mid-week to share a super easy tea-time cake recipe.

I’m calling it my espresso chocolate teacake. Because that’s what it is. A coffee flavored chocolate cake that isn’t too rich and hence perfect as a snack with tea of coffee. It takes 10 minutes to mix and another 30 to bake. In under an hour, you’ll be munching away some homemade goodness of coffee and chocolate! Here’s how to make this teacake –    (more…)

Vegetarian Lasagna

This is – quite possibly one of the best ever Vegetarian Lasagna I’ve eaten! 

How to make Vegetarian Lasagna from Scratch recipe | Step by step pictures | Homemade Vegetable Vegetarian Lasagna recipe by foodomania.com

True story. (Refer headline to this post). Vegetarian Lasagna has been on my to-cook list for so long. I finally got down to making this last year. To my surprise, I nailed the recipe in the first time. I tried it again last week and decided to share the recipe with all of you!

A cross between Pasta and a Casserole dish, Lasagna combines best of both worlds. It is time consuming and requires good planning for all the different layers. But if you plan well, it is a breeze to put together! You don’t need to be intimidated by this recipe at all!    (more…)