Nations food, Rice

Traditional Samarkand Polow پلو سمرقندی

This gorgeous rice dish is popular in Uzbekistan and Tajikistan in Central Asia. It is called: Samarkand polow. Samarkand or Samarqand سمرقند is an ancient city which is located in SE of Uzbekistan. Samarkand polow, can be made with meat like: lamb, beef or chicken, garlic , quail eggs and spices such as cumin that… Continue reading Traditional Samarkand Polow پلو سمرقندی

Soup/aash

Brussels Sprouts Soup سوپ کلم بروکسل

A hearty soup with creamy texture for winter season. One of ingredients for  this soup is bacon. Bacon is a meat prepared from cured pork but there are meats from other animals like: beef, lamb, turkey that prepared resemble to bacon and referred to as bacon. Brussels sprouts soup Ingredients 250 Brussels cabbage, slices 50… Continue reading Brussels Sprouts Soup سوپ کلم بروکسل

Dish

Abgoosht آبگوشت

Abgoosht آبگوشت, literally means ' meat juice'. Dizi is the name of a special pots for making this dish and that’s why other name for abgoosht is Dizi دیزی It's one of traditional dishes in Iran. In old days it used to be cooked in stone or ceramic pots inside the tandoori but nowadays it's… Continue reading Abgoosht آبگوشت

Stew with polow

Persian Artichoke & Celery Stew خورش کنگرفرنگی وکرفس

Artichoke is called (kangar Farangi= کنگر فرنگی یا ارده شاهی ) in Farsi. Artichoke uses in foods and cooking, as an ingredient for making stew خورش, soup سوپ, salad, tea چای and other beverages also in medicinal uses مصارف دارویی. You can use this plant in different methods of cooking like: steaming, sauteing, frying, roasting,… Continue reading Persian Artichoke & Celery Stew خورش کنگرفرنگی وکرفس

Dish

Persian lamb Kidneys with Tomato Sauce خوراک قلوه

Lamb kidneys ( Gholveh قلوه) is a juicy,  very simple and inexpensive dish with tomato sauce. It is a realy quick recipe. Ingredients 5 lamb kidneys 2 onions. Finely chopped 3 tomatoes, diced 2 Tbsp. tomato paste 3 potatoes, cut into the small cubes Salt and pepper to taste 1 Tsp. turmeric 1 Tbsp. flour… Continue reading Persian lamb Kidneys with Tomato Sauce خوراک قلوه