Rice

Three Tasty-Easy Recipes for Leftover Rice

There are two things that are staple foods in the Iranian cuisine: rice and bread. They eat rice with different kinds of meat stews or vegetable dishes. In North of Iran, near the Caspian Sea, there are beautiful rice fields which are widely famous for cultivation of different kinds of Persian rice. You can make… Continue reading Three Tasty-Easy Recipes for Leftover Rice

Dolma

Persian Stuffed Zucchini (Dolmeh Kadoo دلمه کدو سبز)

Dolama or dolmeh دلمه is a tasty dish found in Iranian cuisine, Azerbaijan, Turkey, Greece, Arabic countries and Central Asia. The word dolma is a Turkish word and means to fill.  Dolma is the Persian version of stuffed vegetables. You can use eggplant, zucchini, onion, or tomato and stuff with either ground beef or turkey and… Continue reading Persian Stuffed Zucchini (Dolmeh Kadoo دلمه کدو سبز)

Bread

Bread Stuffed with Potatoes (Naan shekampour)

One of the easiest and tastiest bread you ever had. Preparing the dough does not need any yeast , baking soda or baking powder. Very easy peasy. I stuffed my bread with potato and some vegetables but you can fill it with any kind of meat or herbs and vegetables. The most important point is… Continue reading Bread Stuffed with Potatoes (Naan shekampour)

Soup/aash

Persian Cabbage Soup (Ash-e kalam)

Azerbaijani peopel  in NW of Iran,  have their own magnificent recipes. This  soup is one of those. It is called ‘Azari cabbage aashآش کلم  or kalam aashi کلم آشی  in Azari language.  Maybe you ask what is aash (aush) ?? In Iranian cuisine  there are two kinds of  liquid food.  Aash is a thick soup which… Continue reading Persian Cabbage Soup (Ash-e kalam)

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