Stew with polow

Sabzi Govurma Pilaf سبزی قورمه پلو

I am pleased to introduce a delicious Azerbaijani dish which is called: Sabzi Govurma pilaf. This dish is different from what we know as Ghormeh Sabzi   قورمه سبزی.The word govurma means frying the meat in the butter and sabzi is a Persian word for greens and herbs. So, this dish literally means grilled meat with… Continue reading Sabzi Govurma Pilaf سبزی قورمه پلو

Nations food, Stew with polow

Chilli con carne

If you are a spicy and hot dish lover, chilli con carne چیلی کن کارنه would be right choice. Chilli con carne means chilli with meats. It serves with bread or rice. Ingredients 500g minced beef 1 large onion, peeled and finely chopped 2 cloves of garlic, peeled and finely chopped 2 medium carrots, peeled… Continue reading Chilli con carne

Stew with polow

Carrot Stew with Potatoes and Chicken

Carrot stew is one of best Iranian dishes. Havij is Farsi word for carrot and carrot stew that is called ‘ Khoresht-e Havij’ in Farsi, is a Persian stew that is made with carrots, potatoes and meat (chicken/lamb or beef). Carrots with their brilliant colour is lovely ingredient to make carrot stew. There are different… Continue reading Carrot Stew with Potatoes and Chicken

Stew with polow, Vegetarains

Baghala Ghatogh(Persian Fava Beans Stew)

Baghala ghatogh باقالا قاتق  is a northern Iranian speciality dish in Gilan and Mazandaran provinces. Traditionally it made with beans, dill, poached eggs and spiced with turmeric. For making this dish needs a type of beans called ‘Pache baghali’ but when you live out of Iran, sometimes it’s difficult to find it, so ‘Fava beans, broad… Continue reading Baghala Ghatogh(Persian Fava Beans Stew)

Stew with polow

Persian Zucchini Stew خورش کدو سبز

Green zucchini/courgette stew  is a classic- colourful and flavourful Persian stew ( khoresht). Zucchini is called kadoo کدو in Farsi language. If you think courgette is boring, you have to try this recipe. It’s cooked in a lemony-tomato sauce along with beautiful spices such as Persian saffron, turmeric, ….You might use either beef/lamb or chicken… Continue reading Persian Zucchini Stew خورش کدو سبز