Eggless Mango Mousse

When mangoes are in season, make fresh, eggless Mango Mousse!

Eggless Mango Mousse Recipe with step by step pictures on Foodomania.com

Make the best of in-season mangoes and make this delicious mango mousse.

Every bite of this airy dessert will give you a taste of fresh mangoes. And even if mangoes aren’t in season, you can always use frozen mango puree (thank you freezer!) to make this any time you want. Although, I’d rather you enjoy fresh fruit that frozen puree. The difference is substantial!  (more…)

Aamras

Aamras – the Indian flavored Mango puree that everyone just loves!

Aamras Recipe | Indian Flavored Mango Puree | Easy Aamras with Puri

Mangoes are in season!

I’m yet to meet someone who despises mangoes. How can one really?  For someone with a sweet tooth as intense as mine, desserts are the bane of our existence! Moderation, Special occasions are words we don’t find in our dictionary. But dessert cravings can be managed. A mango is all I need to forget about that chocolate cake (wait – did I say cake? gotta make me some of that now!).

Aamras is simply mango puree flavored with cardamom or ginger. That’s it. You can probably stop reading now since that’s all there is to this recipe! But if you want, I’ll write it out for you!

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Thenkuzhal

Thenkuzhal murukku –  a classic South Indian deep-fried snack usually prepared around festivals.

Iyengar Tamilian Thenkuzhal Murukku Recipe with Step by Step pictures by foodomania.com

I have fond memories of eating the thenkuzhal dough year after year during Diwali. Yeah, I’m a dough-eater. Don’t judge, okay? Sometimes, dough tastes amazing! And so does the end dish of the dough.

We make this snack about once or twice a year during festivals (most commonly during Diwali). We would make it more often, but the lengthy process often stops us from making the extra effort more frequently. Once in a while though – I urge you to try this snack – for this is a great one to have in your culinary repertoire.  (more…)

Chocolate S’mores Cake Loaf

This chocolate s’mores cake loaf is a great tea-time snack!

Chocolate S'mores Cake Loaf Recipe | Eggless Chocolate Cake Recipe by Foodomania.com

I bring you a simple, elegant and decadent tea-time treat today. I call this my easy chocolate s’mores cake loaf.

Why? Well, because it is a cake that incorporates all elements of s’mores – marshmallow, chocolate, nuts and graham crackers. So it was only obvious that I would call this a s’mores cake.    (more…)