Chinese Beef Chow Mein

This tasty dish is popular in China. Chow meaning fried and mein meaning noodles. It’s a sort of stir fried dish consisting noodles, meat ( might be chicken, beef, shrimp) with vegetables such as onion, bell peppers, …. Ingredients 100g beef, cut into think strips 200 g dried egg noodles 1 small yellow-orange bell peppers, cut into thin strips 1 small fresh root ginger, grated 2 cloves garlic, grated … Continue reading Chinese Beef Chow Mein

Chinese Vegetable Chow mein

A Chinese noodle dish which is very popular. A family dish, nice and tasty, easy and quick to prepare. This version is meat free and just full of flavour of vegetables such as bell peppers, cabbage, spring onion which is seasoned with sesame oil, soy sauce, vinegar. Ingredients 200g egg noodles 2 carrots, julienned ½ green bell pepper, cut into strips ½ red bell pepper, … Continue reading Chinese Vegetable Chow mein

Mashed potato cakes کیک پوره سیب زمینی

Mashed potato cakes,  are  soft and cheesy from the inside and golden crispy from the outside. Potato cakes are good solution for leftover mashed potatoes however with freshly cooked potatoes also you can make potato cakes or pancakes. It is a simple recipe but result is great. They are just D.E.L.I.C.I.O.U.S.   Ingredients 3 large potatoes, cooked 3tbsp milk 2tbsp butter Hand full chopped chives … Continue reading Mashed potato cakes کیک پوره سیب زمینی

Chickpea Pilaf نخود پلو با مرغ

Rice dish or as we say ‘ berenj’ in Farsi language, is a stable dish in Iran, Azerbaijan, Turkey, Iraq, Armenia, Greece and …… In Iran, there are 100’s of Pilaf/pilav, pilau, polow, پلو recipes such as Upside down rice, cabbage rice, chickpea rice, lentils rice, rice with noodles, spiced rice, jewelled rice, shirin polow ( rice with dried fruits) , and ……In following photos … Continue reading Chickpea Pilaf نخود پلو با مرغ

Quinoa Naan Bread نان کینوا

I am not vegetarian or vegan but time to time I like to bake and try breads with seeds such as quinoa or flax seed. This recipe is very simple and easy quinoa bread. You can make either quinoa flat bread or loaf bread.  It is gluten free and  I have made this bread several times and we do enjoy this bread for following reasons: … Continue reading Quinoa Naan Bread نان کینوا

Flax seed Flat Naan Bread نان تخم کتان

In my previous posts, I shared recipes for making spicy lentil flat naan bread, and also chickpea flat bread. And today I am sharing two wonderful gluten free breads. This is my Flax seed naan bread. A good and healthy flat  bread replacement when doing a low –carb diet.  Good source of protein and fibre. Baking Flax seed flat bread at home is very easy and … Continue reading Flax seed Flat Naan Bread نان تخم کتان

Tiramisu in 10 Minutesتیرامیسو در ده دقیقه

If you are a student and would study or work until late at night and feel tired or sleepy, perhaps a cup of quick made tiramisu would help to keep you fresh and not sleepy. You can make this tiramisu in 10 minutes or even less than that. In my previous posts, I shared my other tiramisu and truffle tiramisu recipes. Today, I made this … Continue reading Tiramisu in 10 Minutesتیرامیسو در ده دقیقه

Chickpea and Wheat Salad ( سالاد نخود وگندم)

This salad reminds me my childhood. I love it. just with 2 main ingredients: chick peas and wheat or barley you can prepare it, so it is very simple salad but but but with great taste. I mean a mixture of chickpeas and wheat along with a little bit of lemon juice, a little bit of chopped fresh parsley, and a little bit of Feta … Continue reading Chickpea and Wheat Salad ( سالاد نخود وگندم)

Chocolate Salami (salame)شکلات سالامی

  This is an Italian chocolate treat around the Christmas time Chocolate salami is popular in Portugal, Italy, Albania, Croatia and Nether land. It is called Mossiko/Mozaik in Greece and Turkey, and in Italy is called Salame. So Chocolate salami is a chocolate treat and there is no meat in it, and it is called salami due to resemblance to meat salami. Ingredients for this … Continue reading Chocolate Salami (salame)شکلات سالامی