Kebab, kufte/meatballs

Kofteh Kabab

In Iranian cooking ‘ Kofteh کوفته’ or ‘ Kofta’ is a kind of pounded meat . The word kofteh کوفته (kofta) has it’s origin in Farsi language, and it means pounded meat in Persian language. Meat ball or Koftaکوفته is made from ground meat such as: mutton, beef, lamb or chicken, along with either fresh… Continue reading Kofteh Kabab

Meatballs, Vegetarains

Chickpeas kofteh کوفته نخود

Kofta/kofteh کوفته is a kind of meatball, made of minced beef/lamb or pork with fresh or dried herbs and aromatic spices and sometimes kofta made with vegetables instead of meat. In Iran there are different varieties  of kofteh/kofta such as : Tabrizi, koftehکوفته تبریزی- Kermanshahi, kofteh کوفته کرمانشاهی -Yazdi,کوفته یزدی-- kofteh Hamedaniکوفته همدانی , and …..… Continue reading Chickpeas kofteh کوفته نخود

Meatballs

Persian petit meatballs ( Kofteh rizeh Yazdi)

In Iranian cooking ‘ Kofteh کوفته’ or ‘ Kofta’ is a kind of meat ball. The word kofteh کوفته (kofta) has it’s origin in Farsi language, and it means pounded meat in Persian language. Meat ball or Koftaکوفته is made from ground meat such as: mutton, beef, lamb and chicken, along with fresh aromatic herbs… Continue reading Persian petit meatballs ( Kofteh rizeh Yazdi)

kufteh bozbash, Meatballs

Kufte Buzbash کوفته بزباش

This is a classic Azerbaijani kufteh/kofte کوفته or  meatballs.  Usually people know about Italian or Swedish meatballs but  they know less about Persian and Azerbaijani kufte meatballs. In Iranian cusine, sometimes kufte or meatballs  are stuffed with cooked egg, dried fruits and nuts and sometime they are plain meatballs without any filling. The word kufteh… Continue reading Kufte Buzbash کوفته بزباش