Salad/pickles/ jams

Salad Shirazi

Salad Shirazi is a traditional Iranian salad. An excellent - colourful, light and refreshing salad. Shirazi means from Shiraz, a beautiful city in SW of Iran. Shiraz is known as the city of poets, literature, and flowers. This ancient city is more than 4,000 years old. The name Shiraz is mentioned in cuneiform inscriptions from… Continue reading Salad Shirazi

Stew with polow, Vegetarains

Cucumber Stew

I am sure many of you have not heard or tried cucumber stew. This recipe is a local dish from Gilan province, in North of Iran. Gilan lies along the Caspian sea. Actually this recipe is going to be forgotten and you should be lucky if you have it in Gilan. It’s a meatless meal,… Continue reading Cucumber Stew