Rice

How to make Persian Steamed Rice

Rice and bread are the staple foods of the Iranians. he ypical Iranian main dishes are combinations of plain rcie with stew, or rice mixed with veggies, herbs, fruits and nuts. There are also varieties of different rice dishes with vegetables and herbs which are sooooooooo scrumptious, inviting, mouthwaterng and yummmy. Please watch my videos in youtbe : they… Continue reading How to make Persian Steamed Rice

Omelettes/ eggs, Rice

Chicken Omelette Pilaf

This amazing chicken omelette with rice, comes from Ardebil, an ancient city near Caspian Sea and is called Chighirtma pila چیغرتما پلو in Azerbaijani language. Chigirtma is a mixture of eggs with chicken and caramelized onions. Chighirtma means screaming in Azerbaijani language. And do You know why this dish calls chighirtam? Because of the hissing… Continue reading Chicken Omelette Pilaf

Rice

Rice with Dried Fruits شیرین پلو اردبیلی

Today I am going to introduce one of Iranian rice dishes. Iranian cuisine has dozens of types of rice/ pilaf/ پلو / pliov/polo dishes. In Iranian cuisine, rice is not sticky like Japanese style. Pilaf is usually served by it’s own or along with stew.The following recipe is called Shirin polow/sweet rice شیرین پلو which… Continue reading Rice with Dried Fruits شیرین پلو اردبیلی

Rice, Vegetarains

Soya Biryani

Hello every body, hope my page visitors are fine and doing well. Few days ago I prepared Soya rice. This is a gorgeous, colourful and flavour full dish which is good choice not only for vegetarian but also for non-vegetarians. You can make this rice/pilaf dish very easily at home. It is a low price… Continue reading Soya Biryani

Stew with polow

Sabzi Govurma Pilaf سبزی قورمه پلو

I am pleased to introduce a delicious Azerbaijani dish which is called: Sabzi Govurma pilaf. This dish is different from what we know as Ghormeh Sabzi   قورمه سبزی.The word govurma means frying the meat in the butter and sabzi is a Persian word for greens and herbs. So, this dish literally means grilled meat with… Continue reading Sabzi Govurma Pilaf سبزی قورمه پلو