Saturday, June 30, 2012

Eggless Mango Chocolate Loaf Cake | Mango Marble Cake Recipe

Yet another yummy recipe for the mango lovers. This eggless mango chocolate loaf cake is too soft and spongy which can be taken as it is as snack, I use as the base layer for Tiramisu (one layer with Vanilla cake

Wednesday, June 27, 2012

Spicy Cumin Powder | Seeraga Sadha Podi | Cumin Rice

Ingredients for Powder
Cumin Seeds/Seeragam - 1 Cup
Whole Red Chili - 2 No

Tuesday, June 26, 2012

Cream Cheese Frosting Using Hand Whisk

The Cream cheese frosting can be used in decorating/Icing Cakes, Cup cakes, Pies, Puddings, Cookies, Drinks and as filling in Tiramisu.

Fat free Cream Cheese - 8 Oz at Room Temp
Butter - 1/4 Cup(1/2 Stick) at Room Temp
Milk  - 2tsp

Monday, June 25, 2012

Bitter Gourd Stir Fry | Pavakkai Poriyal

Bitter Gourd - 4 Numbers (Medium Size)
Onion - 1 Number (Large Size)

Saturday, June 23, 2012

Jack Fruit Smoothie

We got the sliced whole Jack fruit in korean market. I chopped the fruit and mixed with pan cake syrup (instead of Honey) for my daughter, she liked it much. My 1 yr old son was looking her ,so i suddenly made this Jack fruit smoothie for him, first time i made it and was wondering with the taste.

Jack Fruit - 1 Cup

Wednesday, June 20, 2012

Sengeerai Poriyal | Red Amaranth Leaves Stir Fry

Red Keerai/Red Amaranth/Cheng Keerai - 1 Bunch
Onion - 1 Number (Shallot works well)
Split Urad dhal - 1 Tbsp

Tuesday, June 19, 2012

Homemade Chicken Pan Pizza From Scratch | Pizza With Thick Base

Ingredients for Pizza Base
APF/Maida Flour or Bread Flour - 2 Cups (Makes one 16" Pan Pizza)
Active dry Yeast - 1n1/4tsp
Salt - 3/4tsp
Sugar - 1tsp
Water + Milk - 1/2 Cup
Olive Oil - 1tbsp
Chicken Juice/Broth - 1/2 Cup (Described below)

Baked Healthy Tilapia Fish

This is one of my weekly routine recipe for kids. This won't take more than 10mins of baking n you can cook in dosa pan too. A very very healthy oil-less seafood recipe, definitely ur kids will enjoy it. Even this soft baked fish is good for all age groups. Somehow I forget this post n was sitting in archive for long time for better pictures, yup I did it now :-), will come up with another spicy version soon even that is in archive now. Thanks Swasti for reminding it :-)

Tilapia Fish Fillets/Steaks - 1 lb ( around 450gms)
Turmeric powder - 1/4tsp

Saturday, June 16, 2012

Eggless Butterless Vanilla Sponge Cake | Basic Cake Using Yogurt

I prepare Vanilla sponge cake to make layers for Tiramisu, an Italian dessert. Tiramisu filling has Cheese and Whipped Cream (butter rich contents), so i usually prefer making the base cake an Eggless and butterless

Thursday, June 14, 2012

Hot Milagai Bajji | Banana Pepper Fritters

Banana Pepper - 4 No
Besan / Gram Flour - 1/2 Cup

Tuesday, June 12, 2012

Goat | Lamb | Mutton Liver Fry

Goat / Lamb liver fry is too good for kids and obviously for adults. Once in a while i prepare this which has high source of iron.

Liver - 250 gms
Ginger Garlic Paste - 1tsp
Coriander Powder - 1tsp

Saturday, June 9, 2012

Red | Green Keerai Thogayal | Red Green Amaranth Leaves Chutney

After coming to US, this is the first time i saw red / pink keerai in the Indian store. During my childhood days i used to pick fresh red leaves in our vegetable garden. My mom usually makes poriyal, for a change i prepared this chutney and came out very well. No onion or garlic, so simple to prepare and tastes great. This keerai thugaiyal goes well for rice, tiffin varieties and going to come up with one more recipe with this, stay tuned :-)

Chopped Red/Green Leaves - 2 Cups (Refer Note1)
Red or Green Whole Chili - 2 Numbers
Urad Dhal - 1 Tbsp

Tuesday, June 5, 2012

Rava Ladoo

Sooji or Rava - 2cups
Sugar - 1 Cup minus  2 Tbsp
Ghee - 2 Tbsp

Saturday, June 2, 2012

Mango Milk Shake

Fresh Mango - 1 No
Cardomom Powder - 1 tsp
Milk - 1 Cup
Sugar - As Needed