• Indian
  • Jeera Rasam

    South Indian Jeera Rasam – Have it as a soup or with rice

    Jeera Rasam Recipe | Pepper Cumin Seeds Rasam (Spicy South Indian Soup) - Foodomania.comJeera Rasam particularly makes me feel good when I have a cold. It is a spicy tamarind based soup flavored with cumin, and hence the name Jeera Rasam (Cumin Seeds Soup). You’ll be surprised to discover just how easy and quick it is to make this soup. It also takes only a handful of ingredients to make. Rasam Powder blend is readily available in the market or you can make your own at home.

    You can drink this as a hot and clear soup. Or you can add some hot rice to it and serve with some stir-fried veggies like eggplant or okra or potatoes.     (more…)

  • Andhra Food
  • Paruppu Podi – Spicy Lentil Chutney Powder

    Paruppu Podi with Hot Rice and a hint of Ghee is a wholesome meal.

    Paruppu Podi Recipe | South Indian Spicy Lentil Chutney Powder Recipe | Foodomania.com

    Paruppu podi is a spicy lentil-based chutney powder eaten with hot rice and a hint of ghee. Paruppu literally translates to lentil and Podi is powder. Blends like this, Curry Leaves Powder and Milagai Podi come in handy when you are pressed for time or are in no mood to cook. All you have to do is cook some rice / reheat leftover rice, add a dash of Ghee (optional) and as much or as little of this chutney powder, mix and eat!

    You can adjust the blend to suit your taste-buds. This is my Ma’s recipe.    (more…)

  • Cakes, Cupcakes & Muffins
  • Very Vanilla Cupcakes

    Perfectly moist and soft very vanilla cupcakes recipe

    Very Vanilla Cupcakes Recipe | Eggless Cupcakes | Foodomania.com

    Happy New Year, folks!

    As always, I’m starting off the year with something sweet. A cupcake recipe. Vanilla cupcakes frosted with delicious and creamy vanilla buttercream.

    This is my favorite homemade vanilla cupcakes recipe. This is called the “very vanilla cupcake” because the flavor of vanilla is very intense and runs through every bite of the cupcake. Its a simple, no-frills recipe that makes really good cupcakes. And of course, it is eggless cupcake recipe – as always.  (more…)

  • Cakes, Cupcakes & Muffins
  • Sponge Cake with Chocolate Marshmallow Frosting

    Sponge Cake with Chocolate Marshmallow Frosting

    Eggless Chocolate Marshmallow Sponge Cake Recipe written by Kavitha Ramaswamy of foodomania.com

    Cure your insatiable appetite for chocolate cake with this easy sponge cake with marshmallow frosting. The whole thing comes together in under 45 minutes (if you have all the ingredients of course). This makes for a lovely dessert on the dinner table or as a birthday cake or just to munch on to beat boredom. Chocolate usually is the answer to all my problems! And having a simple and quick recipe like this one is great for days when I don’t feel like making something elaborate.

    Here’s a simple Chocolate cake recipe(more…)