Divya Shivaraman

Born in Kerala and brought up in Chennai. Divya is big fan of street foods and die hard fan of Pani Poori. She loves cooking for her hubby and he never insists for anything specific, never complains, never troubles. "When you have a hubby like that, you will always want to treat him with good food :). " This was how her passion for cooking evolved and now she is an expert. Divya derives inspiration from her friends, fellow food bloggers and that has made her an avid blogger herself. She blogs at Dishing with Divya

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Recipes and Articles by Divya Shivaraman

Kerala Cheriya Ulli Sambar Recipe

Sunday, 22 November 2015 00:02

Sambar is a stew prepared with lentils that is served in southern part of India with Rice, Idli, Dosa and other recipes. Sambar is prepared with a variety of vegetables and is prepared differently depending on the region. In Kerala, sambar typically contains coconut. Most of the Kerala dishes use shallots ...

Published in Sambar Recipes

Egg Salad Recipe With Sun Dried Tomatoes And Scallions

Saturday, 21 November 2015 00:24

Eggs are neutrally flavored so they are open to so many recipe possibilities. Egg Salad can be served quickly by adding in some boiled eggs with some fat like oil or mayonnaise and sprinkle some salt and pepper. To make it more rich add in various toppings. Here we use some Sun dried Tomatoes and Scallions. ...

Published in Salad Recipes

Broccoli Keema And Cheese Uttapam Recipe

Tuesday, 17 November 2015 00:59

Keema is a South Asian meat dish that literally means minced meat in Turkish. Keema can be made with any meat but usually Keema is associated with mutton mince. Vegetarians Keemas usually involve peas or cauliflower. Most Keemas are minced meats that are mixed with aromatic spices that are either eaten ...

Published in Uttapam Recipes

Potato Vindaloo Recipe (Spicy Goan Potato Curry)

Friday, 13 November 2015 00:05

Potato Vindaloo Recipe is a spicy Goan potato curry that has a distinct taste, influenced by the Portuguese Culinary traditions. It has many variations depending on the ingredients available regionally, but is universally high on spice levels. Fiery in colour and to taste, it is also made with meat, ...

Published in Sabzi Recipes

Carrot, Roasted Pumpkin Seeds, Granola Savory Parfaits Recipe

Friday, 13 November 2015 00:02

The Carrot, Roasted Pumpkin Seeds, Granola Savory Parfaits are perfect when you do not have a sweet tooth craving. This is a wonderful starter or snack and even makes a great wholesome breakfast to kick start your day. Fresh vegetables combined with some nuts and crunchiness from the granola along with ...

Roasted Cauliflower, Celery And Carrot Creamy Vegetable Soup Recipe

Thursday, 12 November 2015 00:09

Vegetable soups are always a great choice of side for a meal. Roasted Cauliflower, Celery And Carrot Creamy Vegetable Soup can be served along a simple salad or sandwich or as a nice starter. The best way to bring in more flavors to the soup is by roasting the vegetables that is to be added in. When ...

Published in Soup Recipes

Onion Tomato Podi Masala Dosa Recipe

Wednesday, 11 November 2015 00:32

Onion Tomato Podi Masala Dosa is a quick variation to your regular dosa. The crispiness of finely chopped onions, the spice and nutty texture from the Idli podi and soft tangy taste from tomatoes make these an added boost for your breakfast. The recipe of Onion Tomato Podi Masala Dosa is a quick ...

Published in Dosa Recipes

Thai Style Noodles With Spinach And Leeks Recipe

Monday, 09 November 2015 00:17

Thai Style Noodles With Spinach And Leeks are simple noodles prepared quick and are easy to make, packed with the goodness of spinach, leeks and coconut milk. The intense flavor from the leeks along with the coconut milk and peanuts make the Thai Style Noodles a perfect recipe to serve for lunch or dinner.  Serve ...

Vegetarian Pad Thai Recipe - Thai style Stir fried Vegetarian Rice Noodle Dish

Friday, 06 November 2015 00:40

Vegetarian Pad Thai Recipe is a typical Thai-style Stir-fried Vegetarian Rice Noodle Dish that is a popular Thai street-food dish. As the name suggests it is essentially, noodles stir fried with spices, eggs, vegetables and usually fish sauce. This vegetarian version uses soy sauce instead and peanuts ...

Carrot Podi Dosa Recipe

Thursday, 05 November 2015 00:30

Dosa is a delicious breakfast crepe made in the Southern part of India. Different varieties of Dosa are available. Podi dosa is a famous variation where spicy mixed lentils dry powder is sprinkled on the crepe while cooking to give the dosa more flavor. In this recipe of Carrot Podi Dosa we have added ...

Published in Dosa Recipes

Kale & Leeks Frittata Recipe

Thursday, 05 November 2015 00:20

Kale & Leeks Frittata Recipe is an Italian dish made with egg and cheese, similar to omelette but usually loaded with cheese and vegetables or meat and typically half-cooked on the stovetop and finished off with a quick bake in the oven. This is a delicious breakfast specialty but because it is usually ...

Published in Omelette Recipes

Potato And Paneer Reuben Sandwich Recipe

Thursday, 29 October 2015 00:12

Potato And Paneer Reuben Sandwich is a vegetarian take on the classic Reuben Sandwich which is typically made with beef, German Sauerkraut and a melty Swiss cheese, over rye bread. Several different variants of the original exist and this is yet another one, minus the meat, using paneer instead. Sauerkraut ...

Published in Sandwich Recipes

Spinach And Soya Sub Sandwich Recipe

Tuesday, 27 October 2015 00:33

Spinach And Soya Meatball Sub Sandwich Recipe uses soya chunks to mimic meatballs. Enriched with spinach and its inherent protein content, these faux-meatballs are delicious and nutritious at the same time. Best of all, the recipe uses baked soya-balls so no hassles of deep-frying or worrying about ...

Published in Sandwich Recipes

Carrot Cake Overnight Oats Recipe

Monday, 26 October 2015 00:36

Carrot Cake Overnight is a healthy blend of whole grains, and is loaded with protein to kickstart your morning, and fibre to keep you going for a long day ahead. Oatmeal is a convenient, wholesome and quick breakfast option and everybody has their favourite way to prepare them. This recipe for overnight ...

Spicy Peanut, Black Rice Salad With Mango, Grapes And Avocado Recipe

Sunday, 25 October 2015 00:30

Spicy Peanut, Black Rice Salad With Mango, Grapes And Avocado is a delightful salad that brings together a combination of fruit, avocados, peanuts and black rice. Black rice is considered a superfood these days because of its numerous health benefits like anti-inflammatory properties and rich anti-oxidant ...

Published in Salad Recipes

Twice Baked Potatoes Recipe

Friday, 23 October 2015 00:05

Twice Baked Potatoes is a great side dish that can be served as an appetizer at a party or even a side dish to accompany a meal. Twice Baked Potatoes as the name suggests are cooked twice to get different textures on the inside and outer layer. They turn perfectly baked, with a crunchy exterior and ...

Sweet Mixed Fruits And Granola Breakfast Wraps Recipe

Wednesday, 21 October 2015 00:30

Sweet Mixed Fruits And Granola Breakfast Wraps are a variation of sweet burritos that are perfect for the morning rush. To make this more healthy add nuts of your choice. They will be a little sweet but it serves a great portion of fruit. It is a light breakfast in which we can play around with the ingredients. ...

Overnight Pumpkin French Toast Baked Casserole Recipe

Tuesday, 20 October 2015 00:14

Overnight Pumpkin French Toast Baked Casserole is an excellent weekend breakfast/brunch recipe. All the prep work can be done the night before, let it sit in the refrigerator and soak well. Next day all we need to do is heat up the oven and bake. The Pumpkin French Toast batter consists of eggs ...

Published in Toast Recipes

Vegetarian Potato Hash Recipe

Monday, 19 October 2015 00:30

The Vegetarian Potato Hash Recipe can be prepared as a dish for breakfast, lunch or dinner. The Vegetable Potato Hash can even be served as an appetizer or as a side dish for dinner. When you have some chopped vegetables ready, this hash recipe is super simple and quick to make. You can make a ...

Published in Hash Brown Recipes

Five Spice Bean Burger Recipe

Sunday, 18 October 2015 00:46

Five Spice Bean Burger is a burger with beans as the basic ingredient is a wholesome delicious burger that makes a perfect one dish weeknight dinner. The flavors that are added into the Burger is the Chinese Five spice powder that has Cinnamon, Cloves, Fennel, Star anise and peppercorns that are roasted ...

Published in Burger Recipes

Heart Healthy White Bean And Noodle Soup Recipe

Saturday, 17 October 2015 00:03

As the climate gets colder its always a treat when we have a comfortable bowl of warm soup. Heart Healthy White Bean and Noodles Soup is a delicious comfort meal that has a combination of different herbs to flavor along with beans and noodles.  Serve the Heart Healthy White Bean And Noodles ...

Published in Soup Recipes

Savory Egg Wrap Recipe With Spinach, Cherry Tomato And Fresh Mozzarella

Friday, 16 October 2015 00:48

Savory Egg Wrap With Spinach, Cherry Tomato And Fresh Mozzarella is a quick wrap that is perfect for breakfast or lunch. The ingredients in this recipe are cooked quickly. The choice of ingredients can be any vegetables or greens you like. They can also be sliced thin to serve as bite sized appetizers ...

Peanut Hummus Recipe

Wednesday, 14 October 2015 00:38

Peanut Hummus is a wonderful recipe combining different flavors including olive oil and sesame oil which make this recipe a perfect dip for the chips. They taste so delicious that it is tough to find the difference from the real chickpea hummus. Serve the Peanut Hummus along with Crispy Lavash or ...

Skillet Potato And Eggs Recipe

Saturday, 10 October 2015 00:58

Skillet Potato And Eggs are a comforting dish that can be served for breakfast, brunch or lunch too. The recipe uses crunchy roasted potatoes with mild sweetness from the sweet potatoes and egg yolks and whites perfectly cooked with cheese. Season it with your favourite herbs and experiment with cheeses ...

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