Desserts, Nations food

Chocolate Salami (salame)شکلات سالامی

  This is an Italian chocolate treat around the Christmas time Chocolate salami is popular in Portugal, Italy, Albania, Croatia and Nether land. It is called Mossiko/Mozaik in Greece and Turkey, and in Italy is called Salame. So Chocolate salami is a chocolate treat and there is no meat in it, and it is called… Continue reading Chocolate Salami (salame)شکلات سالامی

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Desserts, Nowruz

Mutekke Cookies(شیرینی متکا)

Mutekke or Cigarette  cookies are  traditional Azerbaijani cookies. Mutekke which is called bolster in English language is a long and narrow pillow filled with cotton or feather. By the way I have attached some photos of Mutekke in following photos. So name of this cookie come from their shape which resembles a traditional tube-shaped pillow… Continue reading Mutekke Cookies(شیرینی متکا)

baklava, Desserts, Nations food

Katmer (Kattama)

Katmer is folded dough, and is a Turkish desserts, that is originally from Gaziantepe. A crunchy pancake that is sooooo yummy and super easy to make it. Basically, Katmer is a thin dough ( filo pastry) packed with crushed pistachio, clotted cream (kaymak), sugar and butter. It might be baked either in the oven or… Continue reading Katmer (Kattama)

Desserts

Kataifi dessert

This is one of the most delicious desserts. It’s made with Kataifi dough that is filled with different ingredients such as pistachio, walnuts, mascarpone cheese or cream and soaked in honey-sugar syrup.It’s surprisingly easy to make. Just fill it, roll it up and bake it 🙂   Ingredients 400g kataifi philo 250g melted butter Ingredients… Continue reading Kataifi dessert

Desserts, Vegetarains

Persian Sesame Tahini Halva( Halva Ardeh)

Halva is one of most favourite desserts in the  Middle East countries such as Iran, Turkey, Arabic countries around the Persian Gulf, and even in North Africa , East Europe….The halva means sweet and usually most type of halva are dense. And the Sesame tahini halva ( halva shekari) made from sesame paste and is… Continue reading Persian Sesame Tahini Halva( Halva Ardeh)