Persian petit meatballs ( Kofteh rizeh Yazdi)

In Iranian cooking ‘ Kofteh’ or ‘ Kofta’ is a kind of meat ball. Kofteh means pounded meat in Persian language. Meat ball or Kofta is made from ground meat such as: mutton, beef, lamb and chicken, along with aromatic fresh or dried herbs, nuts, fruits and eggs. Kofteh is usually shaped into balls and round but sometimes kofteh is in cigar-shape too. Kofteh , … Continue reading Persian petit meatballs ( Kofteh rizeh Yazdi)

Kofteh Tabrizi

This traditional dish takes its name from Tabriz which is located in NW of Iran. Kofteh Tabrizi is very popular, delicious and famous dish In Iran. Kofteh Tabrizi is a giant meatball stuffed with dried fruits such as prunes, apricots, barberries, nuts such as walnuts, and cooked egg. Ingredients 400 g ground meat (half beef/ half lamb) 2 onions 200 g yellow split peas, cooked … Continue reading Kofteh Tabrizi