Mango mousse cake

Mango Mango who doesn’t like mango.. My last post was white chocolate mango pudding it was a hit really…my husband and friends just loved it.

I had lot of leftover mango pulp from the last pudding which I had made and wanted to use this pulp so made this mango mousse cake for my husband’s birthday who is a mango lover..😊

Every time for his birthday I make him different types of chocolate cakes so this time wanted  to do something different. And even wanted to use my leftover mango pulp…😛

It was a yummy and delicious cake. The sponge was so moist and the mousse was silky, smooth and fluffy. It is a great and easy recipe.

And yaa I m sorry didn’t get a chance to click the picture also just click this picture which didn’t came out well as I was in a hurry to taste this cake..😁

Let me share the ingredients and instructions to make Mango Mousse cake..


For Mango Cake

  • All purpose Flour – 1 ½ cup
  • Baking powder – 1 Teaspoon
  • Unsalted Butter – 1 cup, room temperature
  • Mango Puree – ½ cup
  • Whole Milk – 1 cup
  • Sugar – ¾ cup
  • Eggs – 2 large, room temperature
  • Salt – ¼ Teaspoon
  • Vanilla Extract – ½ Teaspoon

For Mango Mousse:

  • Mango puree – 1 ½ cup, approx: 400 Gms
  • Whipping cream – 300 ml, approx: 1 ¼ cup + 2 Tablespoons
  • Confectioner’s Sugar – ¼ – ½ cup, adjust according to the taste of mango puree
  • Gelatin powder – 2 Tablespoon
  • Hot Water – ¼ cup

For Mango Jelly Glaze:

  • Mango puree – ½ cup, approx: 135 Gms
  • Gelatin powder- 1/2 tsp
  • Hot water-1/8 cup

Mango Cake Preparation:

  • Preheat oven to 350°F.
  • Grease and flour two 8 inch round cake pans and set aside.
  • In a bowl, mix together the all-purpose flour, baking powder and salt. Set aside.
  • In a large mixing bowl add in the butter, vanilla extract and sugar; Beat in medium speed until creamy for about 3-4 minutes.
  • Now add in the eggs one at a time and beat until incorporated well.
  • Add in the mango puree and beat until combined well and creamy.
  • Add in the flour mixture and milk alternatively as batches and beat until well combined after each addition on low-medium speed. Don’t forget to scrape down the sides of the bowl occasionally. Don’t over-beat.
  • Pour the batter into the prepared pans and level the top. Tap the pans 3-4 times to release the air bubbles.
  • Bake for 30-40 minutes or a wooden skewer inserted in the cake comes out clean.
  • Remove from oven and let the cakes cool in the pans for 10 minutes.
  • Then carefully loosen the edges using a knife and invert it onto a cooling rack and let them cool completely.

Mango Mousse Preparation:

  • In a mixing bowl, beat together the whipping cream and sugar until it form soft peaks on low-medium speed. Refrigerate for 10 minutes.
  • In a bowl, add in the hot water and gelatin. Stir well until the gelatin is fully dissolved.
  • Once the gelatin is dissolved, add it in the mango puree and mix well.
  • Then add the mango puree-gelatin mixture into the whipped cream and combine well using a spatula.

Layering the cake:

  • Place the first cake in a 8 inch spring form cake pan. (I trimmed down my cakes, to fit in my 6 inch spring form cake pan.)
  • Pour little more than ¼ portion of mango mousse on top of the cake. Refrigerate for 15-20 minutes.
  • Then place the second cake and spread the remaining mousse on top of the second cake.
  • Level the top and refrigerate for 30 minutes to 1 hour.

Mango Jelly Glaze Preparation and Garnishing:

  • Once the mousse is set, start making the jelly glaze.
  • In a bowl, add in the hot water and gelatin. Stir well until the gelatin is fully dissolved.
  • Once the gelatin is dissolved, add it in the mango puree and mix well.
  • Then add in the powdered sugar and mix well. (Optional)
  • Pour it carefully over the mousse cake, refrigerate until everything is set for about 3-5 hours.
  • Then carefully loosen the edges using a knife, and take out the side ring of the spring form pan.

Garnish with mango cubes and berries or they way you want to. Enjoy the mango fiesta…. !!

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Kale chips you must be wondering what!?? But yes I made Kale chips today in oven and they were yummy. Kale is one of the healthy greens. It is full of vitamins, calcium, magnesium etc. . I like Kale in salads, smoothies. So this I thought to try some healthy option for chips rather than basic market bought potato chips..

I really enjoyed them. I have kept the seasoning basic here. You can add seasoning of your choice too.

Here is the recipe and instructions

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White Chocolate Mango Pudding

This rich dessert is bursting with luscious mango flavor. It is a sweet dessert for summer hot days. I was thinking to make some dessert out of mango as my husband loves mangoes. He can have mango in any form. So I tried my hands on this dessert recipe from mango for him but was not sure whether he will like it or not.

So the end result of this dessert was rich, creamy and full of flavors. And guess what my husband loved this dessert, he couldn’t stopped himself  from asking more..!! 😀  I didn’t knew that it will be a hit. Do try this recipe guys, its simple and I m sure you will love it too…:-) Here goes the recipe:

Serves: 4

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This recipe is easy to prepare which gets ready in no time. You can make it for breakfast or for evening snack. This delicious recipe is healthy option for your small hunger panks..

Here are the list of ingredients and steps

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Paneer(Indian Cottage cheese) in thicker, spicier onion tomato gravy. It is very popular vegetarian dish from Indian cuisine. The gravy of this recipe is different from the gravies which you generally eat with Paneer. I like to to eat Paneer Masala  when I bored of eating the same old Paneer gravies like Paneer Butter Masala, Kadhai paneer etc. . This recipe is packed with flavors. I generally cook this Paneer Masala whenever I am in a hurry because it is so easy to prepare and with few ingredients on hand. You can serve it with any Indian bread or even steamed rice, it is definitely going to satisfy your tastebuds like never before.

You guys must try this recipe. If you bored of eating Paneer in same gravies.!!

So let’s me share the list of ingredients and steps for this recipe.

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I just love Paneer because it blends really well with any other ingredients. I can eat paneer in any form like paneer curries, paneer parantha or paneer sandwich etc.

Peas and Paneer curry is one of the popular Indian recipe. And it’s my husband’s favorite.😊

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I like this style of matar paneer because it is light, easy to prepare and taste amazing.

Let’s start with the recipe of Matar Paneer

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Here I have deep fried these pin wheels, you can even bake it for a healthier version.

One thing you have to keep in my mind when you roll the sheet it has to be very tight so that the mixture doesn’t comes out while frying.

It is my one of my favorite snack to prepare in no time.

So next time you want to surprise your guest or family members do make this recipe. Do try this and share your experiences..😊

Let’s start with the ingredients and instructions to prepare this recipe.

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