Soup/aash

Azerbaijani Yogurt Soup آش ماست آذربایجانی

Today I made yogurt soup. Yogurt is called (Maast ماست ) in Farsi and Qatiq گاتق in Azerbaijani language. Perhaps it makes you curious or surprise to hear about it. But it is a very tasty soup made of plain yogurt along with variety of fresh herbs and legumes. It's a delectable yogurt based soup.… Continue reading Azerbaijani Yogurt Soup آش ماست آذربایجانی

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

Toasted bread omelette (1) املت تست شماره یک

These  are omelettes with toasted breads but in different way. Ingredients for omelette with herbs 1 large egg 1 slice of bread 2 tbs of olive oil 3 tbs of fresh herbs ( dill, tarragon and coriander) A clove of small garlic Salt- pepper to taste 1/2 tsp  turmeric Ingredients for omelette with cheddar cheese… Continue reading Toasted bread omelette (1) املت تست شماره یک

Salad/pickles/ jams, Vegetarains

Traditional Herb Salad with Bread and Cheese (Sabzi Khordan سبزی خوردن )

On a Persian food table you will always have vegetable or herbs salad in Summer time and different types of pickles in Winter season. These salads are a combination of fresh fruits or vegetables that usually housewives buy straight fresh from vegetable grocery. In my country when we buy herbs, it is always sold in… Continue reading Traditional Herb Salad with Bread and Cheese (Sabzi Khordan سبزی خوردن )

Omelettes/ eggs, Vegetarains

Persian Herbs Frittata (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 whipped egg with vegetables. Egg is used as the binding agent and helps all ingredients hold together and… Continue reading Persian Herbs Frittata (Kookoo Sabzi)