Desserts

My Delicious Lemon Cake

This loaf cake with lemon flavour, is delicious, quick, light, fluffy, and pretty simple to make. You will fall in love with this cake. Lemon Cake 170 g self raising flour170 g white sugar170 g unsalted butter3 eggs1 tsp baking powder2 lemon zestIngredients for drizzle150 g icing sugar2 lemon juice Preheat the oven to 180C… Continue reading My Delicious Lemon Cake

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Desserts

Orange Delight راحت الحلقوم

There is a kind of sweet treat ,made of orange, lemon, grapefruit or pomegranate juice, corn starch and sugar. They are called Lokum or Lokma in Turkish. In Iran, there are varieties of this soft and delight sweet consist of chopped walnuts, almond or hazelnuts , rose water or orange blossom for more flavour, like… Continue reading Orange Delight راحت الحلقوم

Drinks and beverages

Persian Saffron (Zafaran) sharbat  شربت زعفرانی

Saffron is one the most expensive and luxurious spices in the world but it’s taste, flavour and giving yellow- orange colouring to the foods is worth the price. Saffron has amazing flavour, some say it’s like honey, some say it’s floral but I say it’s just saffroni. Iran is one of the most important places… Continue reading Persian Saffron (Zafaran) sharbat  شربت زعفرانی

Salad/pickles/ jams

Salad Shirazi

Salad Shirazi is a traditional Iranian salad. An excellent - colourful, light and refreshing salad. Shirazi means from Shiraz, a beautiful city in SW of Iran. Shiraz is known as the city of poets, literature, and flowers. This ancient city is more than 4,000 years old. The name Shiraz is mentioned in cuneiform inscriptions from… Continue reading Salad Shirazi