King Rice/Shah Pilaf

Shah plov or crown rice is an Azerbaijani signature dish. There are different types of rice dish in Azerbaijani cuisine but this one is king of rice. This rice dish is known as : Khan rice, shah rice or crown rice and is served in special occasions. Shah rice made with red meat or chicken… Continue reading King Rice/Shah Pilaf


Dried Fruits Biscuits (Biscotti) بیسکویت ایتالیایی

These scrumptious biscuits are really good. I am sure kids and adults would love it. It is classic Italian biscjuite which is called (Biscotti) in Italian. Recipe is flexible and you can choose your favourite dried fruits and nuts to prepare it. They are just good, simple, healthy, tasty and beautiful. Ingredients 160g all purpose… Continue reading Dried Fruits Biscuits (Biscotti) بیسکویت ایتالیایی


Azerbaijani Fruit Soup ( Ash-e Meveh)

This is a traditional and hearty sweet-sour soup (aash) with  dried fruits such as prunes, apricots, tasty tiny meatballs, a little bit of spices, apple cider or grape vinegar and sugar. My mother used to make this delicious soup (Aash) in special occasions. Ingredients ½ cup rice 1/3 cup cooked yellow split peas ¼ cup… Continue reading Azerbaijani Fruit Soup ( Ash-e Meveh)

Stew with polow

Chicken & Dried Apricot Stew خورش قیسی

Apricot stew is a great meal for family and friends. It has simple recipe to follow. This fruity, delicious and warming stew.it is one of those stews that in cold weather usually comes to our Persian sofreh سفره(table). It is with plenty of flavour due to Using aromatic spices such as saffron, cinnamon and turmeric… Continue reading Chicken & Dried Apricot Stew خورش قیسی

Stew with polow

Persian Apple-Apricots Lamb Stew

One of most delicious and aromatic dishes for welcoming Autumn and Winter is apple-apricot stew خورش سیب و قیسی This stew is terrific, full of flavour and colorful. It's made with tangy apples, sweet dried apricot, meat (lamb/ beef or chicken) and spices.. Just delicious. This fruity and warming stew served with steamed rice. Ingredients… Continue reading Persian Apple-Apricots Lamb Stew