Pillsbury Choco Chip Idli Cake

Pillsbury Choco Chip Idli Cake by Foodomania

Idli is a staple in our household. As South Indians, we eat this humble dish almost every other day. Steamed rice and dal cakes for a healthy breakfast? Why yes of course!

The process of steaming batter always gives a lovely soft texture that intrigues me. In fact, I sometimes prefer the texture of a steamed cake over a baked cake. It is undoubtedly softer and quicker to steam cakes than to bake them.   (more…)

Pasta Primavera

Pasta Primavera is a a quick pasta dish with a tonne of vegetables.

Italian Pasta Primavera Recipe | Classic Vegetarian Pasta with Fresh Veggies | Foodomania

This pasta dish has a very interesting sauce-base. The sauce (if one might call it that) is made up of the reduction of the sauteed veggies.

Pasta Primavera is just that. Saute some veggies, flavor with pasta seasoning, add some flour and water to make a sauce-like consistency and add cooked pasta! As healthy as a weeknight meal can get.    (more…)

Pudina Pulao

Mint leaves add a wonderful fragrance to this Pudina pulao.

Pudina Pulao Recipe | Indian Mint Pilaf | One Pot Rice Dishes | Foodomania

All you need is half an hour and some handful of ingredients to make this flavorful one pot meal.

Mint and a few whole spices lend a delicious flavor to the rice. You don’t need to serve this with any side dish as this pudina pulao is full of flavors. But a bowl of cold plain yogurt always works!    (more…)

Nutella Mousse (with Marshmallows)

Use marshmallows to make this super quick and easy Nutella Mousse…

Nutella Mousse Recipe | Eggless Mousse with Marshmallows step by step recipe by foodomania

Mousse is one of my all time favorite desserts to make. It is just so easy! With so many shortcuts being discovered regularly, mousse is no longer something that dessert chefs make in fancy restaurants. This Nutella Mousse is one such easy shortcut recipe. With a few ingredients, you can put together a really beautiful dessert. I like to serve mousse in tiny serving glasses for 2 reasons – 1) they’re cute 2) portion control!

Read on to find out how to put together a delicious Nutella Mousse in under 30 minutes (minus the chilling time).    (more…)