Salad/pickles/ jams

Salad Shirazi

Salad Shirazi is a traditional Iranian salad. An excellent - colourful, light and refreshing salad. Shirazi means from Shiraz, a beautiful city in SW of Iran. Shiraz is known as the city of poets, literature, and flowers. This ancient city is more than 4,000 years old. The name Shiraz is mentioned in cuneiform inscriptions from… Continue reading Salad Shirazi

Stew with polow

Iranian Okra Stew with Beef خورش بامیه

Okra stew is a hearty- comfort food and it's a staple recipe in my kitchen. Khoresht is a term for stew in Iranian cuisine.  Okra is called ' Bamieh' in Farsi language. Khoresht-e  bamieh is popular dish in Middle East countries.  In Iran, Okra stew is traditionally from southern part of Iran. It is a… Continue reading Iranian Okra Stew with Beef خورش بامیه