Happy Birthday Miss Foodies – Fantastic 4 – Mango Mousse

Hola!! We are going slow and steady on our blog these days as our bundle of joys keeping us really really busy 😉 But nevertheless guess what? It’s our 4th anniversary!! Wooohooo :). I still remember those initial days when we were posting our first blog and we had butterflies all over our stomach! How me and Parul waited for that one like for our blog! I had a sleepless night and Parul would be eating up my head as usual. Haha. Kidding!! But we were jumping the very next day when we saw likes increasing from 10 to 20 to 30 to 40 and so on! And we managed to get nearly 500 in our first year!! Kudos to us. Gosh I still get goosebumps remembering that. So for our Fantastic Fourth anniversary we have a very quick, simple and yummy recipe for all our followers.

It’s called the Mango Mousse. Its an eggless recipe and we have not even used gelatin for preparing it and yet it sets so perfectly as you can see!

Just a perfect treat for veggie lovers on hot day. I know the name mango in itself is so appetising in summers! This mango mousse is light creamy and heavenly with the gorgeous aroma and color of mango. #foodgasm# We have used grated chocolate as a topping but you can use dry fruits or any other innovative topping that you wish to put! And I can be so sure the you will try your hands on it even in this soaring heat. So let’s get going:)

Isn’t it the easiest recipe to satisfy your sweet tooth! It’s indeed on the top of our summer menu these days as it is the best thing to have for your perfect dinners. Serve in shot glasses and see your guests drooling over and enjoy the compliments.

So while we celebrate our grand four years of fun n food you try on this excellent and quick mousse 🙂

Cheers!!!

Sakshi n Parul

Kit Kat Mousse Pie

6 months already!!! Woooohooo!! Our new member in the missfoodie family is growing up fast. Did I mention a new member, oh ya I forgot to introduce you all to our cutie patootie Nyra Batra. She is Parul’s daughter and maasi (that’s me) just admires her. So our today’s post is as yummylicious as our adorable little munchkin! Any guesses? It’s the Kit Kat Mousse Pie! Drooling over the name, you will surely fall in love with the recipe as well.

This one seems to be quite popular these days and it seemed like it was haunting us.Then what, we just had to try in our kitchen and thats what we did!!!! The result is right here with our little twist to make it easier for you all 🙂

This simple and a must try pie will make everybody go la la and you will surely feel on top of this world! It has a nice crunchy feel of the kit Kat chocolate filled with a gooey mouth melting texture of chocolate mousse. I know it sounds sensuous;). I am smitten by our cute little princess and this lip smacking pie:)

We got to rush as we have three naughty bundle of joys waiting for us while you enjoy this satiating treat 😉 Dig in 😉

Cheers!!!

Sakshi n Parul

Vegan Banana Bread

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Hello friends. Hope you all doing good.  In case you wondering this looks like the previous post, hold on as today its my besties birthday 🙂 So after me its her. Welcome to the 30’s club baby. Oh did I mention ….lol… As much as I love surprises I know you too my dear. And I am sure you would be least expecting this post going live. A fatso that I have become, difficult to manage work in kitchen. But those extra cravings made me do it ,I guess.

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Friends what we have on the menu today is surely interesting, easy and tasty with simple ingredients readily available in your kitchen.  Its one of favourites. Being a bread lover , this recipe is surely for keeps . The two ingredients that majorly contribute to the texture are bananas and oil.

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As we always believe in eating and baking healthy this ones made of whole wheat flour with barely any extra sugar. This will be best served for your tea time. Lets get going 🙂

INGREDIENTS

4 medium sized ripe or over ripe bananas.

1.5 cups whole wheat flour

1/2 cup vegetable oil

1/2 cup brown sugar or normal granulated sugar

1/2 tsp vanilla extract

1 tsp cinnamon powder

1/2 tsp nutmeg powder

1 n 1/2 tsp baking powder

1/2 tsp baking soda

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METHOD

1)Preheat the oven to 180 degrees.

2)Grease a cake tin or rectangular cake pan with oil.

3)Take sliced banana and sugar in a mixing bowl.

4)Mash the banana well or puree them with help of a hand blender.

5)Now add oil, vanilla extract, cinnamon and nutmeg powder to the banana and mix well.

6)Sieve the flour with baking soda and powder in the bowl containing mashed bananas.

7)Fold the sieved flour really well.

8)Pour the bread mixture in the loaf pan.

9)Bake at 180 degrees for 30-40 minutes or till a tooth pick inserted in the bread comes out clean.

10)Once baked remove the bread from the pan.

11)Serve yummy banana bread warm.

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We hope you will love this quick baking in your kitchen. Without any hassle and no time. As you enjoy this with your tea time, we go all out to party, after all

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Its her Birthday and I am super excited 🙂

 

Cheers!!!

Parul n Sakshi

 

Granola Bars

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                                               Its her Birthday and I am super excited……yeaaaaaahhhhhhhhh

Hi friends. So here we are. Keeping bit busy with lot of things. But this one is specially for mi chica Parul. Happy happy Birthday sweetheart. Oh its 30th 🙂 Oh I mentioned,lol. Dear I cant write long senti messages , thats more of your department,thanks in advance for baring with me as the post goes live. But its almost 20 years we have known each other and its a journey to be cherished. Life ahead will also be beautiful and we will make it memorable together. And i am even more excited to welcome the little part of you. And as I have to keep you healthy I have got these super healthy Granola Bars on the menu.

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These are easy quick crunchy and super healthy. They sound best for the festive season also coming our way. So lets get going:

GRANOLA BAR INGREDIENTS:

Dry ingredients: 2 1/2 cup regular oats

Quarter cup sweet flaked coconut

2 Tbsp brown sugar

Extras: Toasted almonds ,Toasted walnuts, Dried cherries ,Mini chocochips

Wet ingredients:

1/3 cup canola oil

1/3 cup honey

1 tsp vanilla extract

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METHOD:

Preheat oven at 325 degrees. Prepare a 9X9″ square pan. Line it with parchment paper and grease it with butter. Set the pan aside. Take a bowl and mix the dry ingredients. Take a total of 1 cup of your choice of nuts/berries and mix in dry ingredients.Keep it aside. First put oil in a cup and put honey on top. It helps honey not to stick around the cup. Combine all ingredients together and put in a pan. Press it down into the pan and put it in the oven for 30 mins. Let it cool and take out from the tin and paper. Cut into bars and enjoy the healthy and crunchy bars.

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So heres wishing you my bestie once again a very Happy Birthday. I am sure this will need a lot of editing so i leave it on you, The fastest and bestest I could write with my two naughty toddlers.But this special post is here to stay 🙂

Cheers friends!!! Hope you all enjoy these super easy Granola Bars and gift them out this festive season while we are ready to party. After all its Dirty Flirty Thirty 😉

Stay Connected

Sakshi n Parul

Happy Birthday Miss Foodies- 3rd it is – Vanilla cupcakes with chocolate icing (Egg less)

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The journey from Ok to Better to Nice to Awesome, Fabulous, Marvellous and now ” 3 years of Miss Foodies”…… has been what we call ? Legend – ‘ wait for it ‘ – Dary. Legendary!!! It has been overwhelming and still continues to be……..

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So here we are foodie friends adding another memorable year to our kitty. It gives us immense pleasure to share this post today. In fact it feels so good to be just three somewhere, because in real an amazing o is just going to add up to this 😉 But that indeed is going to call out for celebrations. We just need a reason to party, dont we? Also party means more and more delicious, yummilicious food to satiate out tummy’s.

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On this special occasion we have got for you some legendary vanilla cup cakes which will leave you satiated and tempt for some more. They are easy, quick and perfect for party times. So tickle your taste buds this summer with these yummilicious vanilla cup cakes. And of course because no celebration is complete without chocolate we have got for you just the perfect icing to drool over and make these tiny cups look more attractive 😉 And let us tell you, they are as fresh as is this post.Its the birthday post almost live from our kitchen. So guys dont wait and get started:

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These mini cupcakes will surely add up to your quick recipes making your parties, lunches and dinners look more attractive. These mini devils are to die for. We had three each at one go 😉 Lets see how much can you guys resist.

Its our birthday and we are super duper excited and partying. Signing off for now.

Keep celebrating

Cheers!!!

Parul n Sakshi

Orange Marmalade Cake

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Hi friends. Hope you all doing good. We are doing more than fine specially because of this post.
We always try sharing best of recipes and all . But before we share we get to eat them till last bite while working hard in our kitchen. Well that’s our fruit for hard work. But honestly there’s no doubt about how much we love eating but the happiness doubles after sharing it with you all. Cooking and baking both are all about experimenting and we oh so love it, specially when the end result is soooo yummy that it leaves you satiated. Also it is way above satisfaction when your loved ones are bowled over by your culinary creations 🙂
How many of you like marmalade. Well I am assuming most of us because Sakshi n I oh so love it. Be it in breakfast with bread or as kids like it topped on paranthas. Oh and we love it the most in our cake . Yessss marmalade cake. You heard us right. It always comes out clean and yummylicious.

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Now isn’t that tempting. Trust us this ones one of the favourites amongst our family members. My sis in law who is so so adorable drools over this cake of mine ever since I baked it after wedding. Now isn’t that what you really want. People loving your culinary creations. The excitement doubles the amount of effort and the end result is right here. Let’s gets started:

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NOTE – This goes great with almond flakes. You can add almonds as told in the procedure OR if you wish the almonds to show up on your cake put them after half time. Once you see the cake has risen to a good level open the oven and quickly spread the almonds over the cake. But make sure you do not take too long in the process.

This easy and delicious cake is always a hit. Away from usual chocolate, this is light fluffy n moist. Goes superb at you tea time invites or otherwise. Try it for sure because we bet you will love it .

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Keep Baking  🙂

Cheers!!!

Sakshi n Parul

The Grub Fest

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Hurry up foodies . I m sure you all know what this post is all about. So specially all the Delhi foodie friends and also those who are co incidentally holidaying in Delhi at this time it’s rush hour ….. To the grub fest … No wonder like all other things these food fiesta are becoming a trend in Delhi but as food doesn’t hurt who minds it right . Getting so many cuisines under one shed is all a foodie needs.

So we were there too last evening with our very own Tdfc group. The Delhi foodie group and it was lot of fun. As a food gang we laughed, enjoyed and  caught attention for all the reasons and of course ate ate and ate. Let me quickly take you through our walk at the food fiesta:

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After looking around and settling our minds with where to start from, we landed at EN- The Japenese restaurant. Their well done sushi gave us all the reasons to relish and order more. The veg sushi was perfect and imagine was loved by the non veggie friends too. Oh yes how can i miss… I was the only hardcore vegetarian amongst the bunch of carnivores, but see for your self as you read along how well I survived.

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Standing up to my vegetarianism guess where I made all of them stop. GHAAS PHOOS- Veg with an edge. This one really raises your eye and is a must stop for food lovers. Everything here is meat and dairy free. I took their veg platter to try all of it at once 😉 It includes the Chubby cheek – smoky galauti kebab sandwitched between soft kulchaas, Chilly bowl- their house chillie served with jalapeno rice and nachos, Chocolate wont-tons – crispy pastry filled with gooey goodness of dark chocolate. All of them together made a perfect combo with an extra point to their chubby cheek, it was to die for. I dint really expect the carnivore partners to have much but to my surprise they hogged it all.

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Then came the NYC-PIE. Friends their veg pizza is a must have. This stood out majorly because of the statement from one of the non veggies side “The veg pizza is better than the pepperoni”  The non veggie foodies happily agreed to disagree but could not resist trying it. It was a perfect combo of veggies, thin crust base and the magic of spicy sauce which made it stood out of all the pizzas I have had so far. Man i was loving all the attention to myself and to the vegetarian food. Hahaha. Not that I m biased but it was maddening to see hard core non veggies hogging on veg 😉 I couldn’t believe the sight.

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Then the walk in attempt to digest lead us to Guilty Pleasures. These sinful jars full of different flavours stop you by their side. The one stood out for me was their Deconstructed Opera…. Yum… These can be finished there or packed for home . You certainly will end up fighting up for space in your tummy to have it all 🙂 If you love the sinful combination of chocolate and coffee, this is it.They are part of Nawabi- will help you locate them better and take away some sinful guilts.

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Hmmm… well wll well… the next stop was quiet a stop.. SMOKEYS. We chilled here with individual drinks and food for all…. Hahaha…. No that means that one order led to the other and everyone had their individual dish to finish. The carnivores got glued to their big daddy, super boy, mammas boy… while I choose the Curried vegetable burger….. The burger buns are huge and loaded with patty on to inside. The food here is delicious, satiating for tummy and value for money.

For these to fio to town hall to zambar to shiv sagar to many many more…. people rush like I have rushed writing this one for you all. You still have two days to tickle your taste buds and giving your tummys the best. Go for it.

The Grub Fest @ Jawaharlal Nehru Stadium : April 3rd,4th,5th 2015

Enjoy!!!

Parul n Sakshi