• Appetizers & Snacks
  • 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…)

  • American
  • 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…)

  • Fusion Food
  • Pasta with Roasted Tomato Sauce

    IMO, for a Pasta sauce, roasted tomato sauce > regular tomato sauce

    Pasta with Roasted Tomato Sauce Recipe | Easy Italian Sauces | Vegetarian pasta recipes | Foodomania.com

    Roasted tomato sauce recipe has changed my life forever.

    Seriously, no drama.

    The flavor – so much better, more intense and more fresh! A long roast lets the flavors of fresh  tomatoes slowly concentrate into a chunky sauce. This sauce bursts with the flavors of the summer! It is simple, for there aren’t too many ingredients to complicate the flavors.  (more…)

  • American
  • Red Velvet Whoopie Pies

    These mini Red Velvet Whoopie Pies are the most elegant sweet treats I’ve ever made.

    Eggless Red Velvet Whoopie Pies Recipe with step by step pictures by Kavitha Ramaswamy of Foodomania.com

    Oh, how pretty are these red velvet whoopie pies??

    A visual delight, divinely tasty, sinful, creamy, soft and above all – as simple as a recipe can be! I do a lot of chocolate desserts.. so much so that I am starting to feel like I’ve run out of ideas for chocolate cake recipes! (i hope not). When my friend expressed her dislike for chocolate (seriously, how?!) and fondness for red velvet, I decided to whip up these cute little red velvet whoopie pies for her.    (more…)