Desserts

My Pumkin-Walnuts Dessert

An easy recipe for a delicious and  humble dessert. Ingredients 1 pumpkin ½ cup walnuts, crushed 2 tbsp sugar 1 tsp cinnamon powder 1 tbsp unsalted butter   How to make it??? Preheat your oven to 176 C. Rinse off the pumpkin. Cut off pumpkin lid. Use a knife to stab outer shell a few… Continue reading My Pumkin-Walnuts Dessert

Rice

Tahchin Shevid- Baghali (Persian Dill & Broad Beans Rice Cake

Traditionally this rice dish is called Tahchin or upside down rice also known as Persian baked rice cake. Tahchin is an Iranian divine rice dish with beautiful presentation. It’s made of layered meat and rice. It may not look like much from the outside but the combination of cooked meat, yogurt, egg and aromatic spices… Continue reading Tahchin Shevid- Baghali (Persian Dill & Broad Beans Rice Cake

Rice

Persian sour cherry pilaf (Albaloo polow ba tahdig maast) آلبالو پلو با ته دیگ ماست

Sour cherry or Morello cherry is called ‘ albaloo’ in Persian language. Albaloo or moreloo cherry is smaller that sweet cherry with dark red colour. The origins for Sour cherry is in Iranian plateau or East Europe. This fruit is very popular in Iran from ancient time to modern day Iran. Nowadays, albaloo or sour… Continue reading Persian sour cherry pilaf (Albaloo polow ba tahdig maast) آلبالو پلو با ته دیگ ماست

Stew with polow

Carrot- prunes stew

One of classic stews from Iran is called carrot prunes stew that comes originally from Tabriz city an old and famous city in NW of Iran. Carrot is called Havij, and Prune is called Aloo in Farsi language. This stew is a festival of colour, flavor and beauty. Combination of lamb meat, carrots, prunes with… Continue reading Carrot- prunes stew

Ramadan ( Ramazan), Rice

Azerbaijani Rice Pilaf with Milk ( Sutti Polow)

This is a traditional rice pilaf made in milk and serves with beautifully fried raisins and dates in butter, cinnamon and saffron. In some recipes you can serve rice either  with smoked fish, that is just yum or with raisins and dates.     Ingredients 2 cups rice 2 cups milk 1 ½ cups water… Continue reading Azerbaijani Rice Pilaf with Milk ( Sutti Polow)