Pickled grapes ( Torshi angoor)

Angoor in Persian language means grape and Torshi means pickle. This is a delicious recipe for pickled grapes. It’s a tangy- sweet supplement to rice – meat dishes and would be great alongside bread and cheese. Or or like what I do, just put out some of them from the jar and eat them by the handful. Combination of vinegar with honey and Rosemary leaves … Continue reading Pickled grapes ( Torshi angoor)

Iranian cabbage rice ( kalam polow Shirazi)

This meal is one of the most popular rices in Iran. Combination of cabbage ( kalam) with rice, flavorful herbs and minced meat, makes an aromatic rice from beautiful and famous city of Shiraz in SW of Iran. Ingredients: 200g rice 200g cabbage leaves ( or turnip cabbage) 100g fresh herbs (dill- tarragon- basil-mint-spring onion) 1 medium onion 300g minced meat (beef/ lamb OR mixture … Continue reading Iranian cabbage rice ( kalam polow Shirazi)