Three coloured Borek

Borek is a Turkish dish, a thin pastry dough called which is called Yufka. Borek maybe baked or fried with different kinds of fillings such as carrots, spinach, potatoes,  Feta cheese, minced meat, … Ingredients Filo pastry sheets 500g spinach, chopped 200g minced beef 200 g Feta cheese 2 cloves garlic 3 carrots, grated 1 whole egg salt and pepper to taste Olive oil Method … Continue reading Three coloured Borek

Tas kebab( Persian Meat & Vegetables Stew)

Tas kebab is a Persian beef/lamb and vegetables stew. Traditionally it’s made with lamb but you can make it with beef, or veal too. In some different versions you may add eggplants and  quince too. Tas kebab is a hearty and tasty stew with aromatic spices and fresh vegetables like carrots, potatoes, onions, ….which is enjoyed in Iran, Greece, Turkey and the Republic of Azerbaijan. … Continue reading Tas kebab( Persian Meat & Vegetables Stew)

Roses Carrot- Zucchini Tart

This colourful tart will get all attention at a party. I love the contrast between colours in this dish. Ingredients 1 puff pastry sheet 2 eggs 1 large green zucchini 6 orange- purple and yellow carrots 350g ricotta cheese 100g mozzarella cheese or Feta cheese ¼ tsp nutmeg powder ¼ tsp black pepper ½ tsp dried mint or oregano Salt to taste How to make … Continue reading Roses Carrot- Zucchini Tart

Traditional Samarkand Polow

This gorgeous rice dish is popular in Uzbekistan and Tajikistan. It can be made with lamb, beef or chicken, garlic , quail eggs and spices such as cumin that gives the dish very nice taste. Ingredients 2 cups rice 300g diced lamb meat 2 large orange , yellow or white carrots, cut into thick matchsticks 1 large onion, cut into wedges 2-3 garlic cloves, unpeeled … Continue reading Traditional Samarkand Polow