Desserts

Coloured sugar

White or brown sugar is one of the ingredients in cooking and baking. However, coloured sugar is not easy to find and I have previously ordered it online. But today I decided to make my own coloured sugar. I am super happy about the result. It is super easy and cheap to provide coloured sugar at… Continue reading Coloured sugar

Desserts

My Pumkin-Walnuts Dessert

Well, October is here, with shorter days, colder weather, and we celebrate change of seasons. When you walk outside, yellow leaves are everywherre and look completely different in a beautiful way. It is also Halloween time, and pumpkin is popular in this time of the year for making soups, cakes, tarts and other desserts. Today,… Continue reading My Pumkin-Walnuts Dessert

Fish, Nations food

My Homemade Sushi Recipeطرز تهیه سوشی در منزل

Well first of all I should confess I dislike seafood. So I had no idea I could eat Sushi or Sashimi. So once I was with Japanese friends in a restaurant, they ordered Sushi, and asked me to try. I said, nooooooooooo, never, ever,, I do not like cooked fish so how can I eat… Continue reading My Homemade Sushi Recipeطرز تهیه سوشی در منزل

Rice

Persian rice with sour cherries (Albaloo polo)

Sour cherry or Morello cherry is called ‘ Albaloo’ in Persian language. Iranian housewives make different things with albaloo such as: sour cherr juice, hot and cold drinks, jam and stew, cake and cookies. One of the Iranian famous rice dish is called Alballoo polo/pilaf which is made with sour cherries, spices and different meats such as:… Continue reading Persian rice with sour cherries (Albaloo polo)

Drinks and beverages

Persian Saffron (Zafaran) sharbat  شربت زعفرانی

Sharbatشربت , is not a tea. It is a sweet beverage, and usually served chilled. Sharbat comes in different flavours of flowers and herbs and the following recipe is Safron 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… Continue reading Persian Saffron (Zafaran) sharbat  شربت زعفرانی