samosa, dumpling, Vegetarains

Potato Samosa

 Samosa or as we say in Farsi sambose سمبوسه  is a fried , or baked pastry with different filling such as vegetables and herbs such as potatoes, coriander, parsely, onion, cheese, meat (lamb/ beef or chicken) and spices. Traditional samosas are vegetarin food but nowadays, you can add meat to samos's ingredients too. In English… Continue reading Potato Samosa

Dolma

Uch Baji Dolmasi اوچ باجی دولماسی

Dolma is an Azeri word and in cooking culture means stuffed or filled. There are many forms of dolma including: stuffed grape leaves, stuffed eggplant( aubergine), zucchini, tomato, bell pepper, onion, potato, cabbage leaves. This dolma is called Uch baji. Uch means three and baji means sister in Azerbaijani language and it is like all… Continue reading Uch Baji Dolmasi اوچ باجی دولماسی

Bread, Ramadan ( Ramazan)

Kelane Naan Bread

Kelane کلانه is a traditional Kurdish stuffed fried flat bread نان کردی. A very delicious thin bread. This bread is made in different countries such as Iran, Turkey, Afghanestn, Republic Azerbaijan. and referred to by different names. For example in Iran it’s called ‘ Kelane  ‘ in Afghanestan is called ‘ Bolani  ‘ . Traditionally… Continue reading Kelane Naan Bread

samosa, dumpling, Vegetarains

Herbs Samosa

This is a very simple but healthy and tasteful recipe for samosa سمبوسه..  For wrapping herbs, I  use a kind of  Iranian bread that is called ‘ Lavash bread similar to tortilla bread . Preparing this dish is very easy . Typical samosa has a triangle sahpe but at the same time, Samosa takes different… Continue reading Herbs Samosa

Omelettes/ eggs, Vegetarains

Persian Frittata with Herbs (Kookoo Sabzi)

Kookoo کوکو (frittata) is a group of Persian meatless (mostly) and sometimes with meat foods that is mixed with eggs. Kookoo is quit easy and quick to make. Kookoo might be something like frittata or herb patties: a mixture of egg with vegetables. Sabzi سبزی means herb in Farsi. In kookoo sabzi کوکو سبزی, herbs such… Continue reading Persian Frittata with Herbs (Kookoo Sabzi)