Rice

Tahchin Shevid- Baghali (Persian Dill & Broad Beans Rice Cake

Traditionally this rice dish is called Tahchin or upside down rice also known as Persian baked rice cake. Tahchin is an Iranian divine rice dish with beautiful presentation. It’s made of layered meat and rice. It may not look like much from the outside but the combination of cooked meat, yogurt, egg and aromatic spices… Continue reading Tahchin Shevid- Baghali (Persian Dill & Broad Beans Rice Cake

kookoo/ frittata, Ramadan ( Ramazan), Vegetarains

Green Beans Frittata ( Tabrizi Kookoo Loobia Sabz)

Kookoo lobia sabz is a traditional classic dish in Tabriz an ancient city in NW of Iran. This dish is served in especial occasions and for Iftar in month of Ramadan. Tabrizi green beans is absolutely delicious, full of flavour and colour. Kookoo ( kuku) in Iranian cuisine, applies to an eggy dish or an… Continue reading Green Beans Frittata ( Tabrizi Kookoo Loobia Sabz)

Stew with polow, Vegetarains

Baghala Ghatogh (Persian Fava Beans Stew)

Baghala ghatogh  is a northern Iranian speciality dish in Gilan and Mazandaran provinces. Traditionally it made beans, dill, poached eggs and spiced with turmeric. For making this dish needs a type of beans called ‘Pache baghali’ but out of Iran it’s difficult to fine it, so ‘Fava beans or broad beans’ are good substitute. Baghal ghatogh, is… Continue reading Baghala Ghatogh (Persian Fava Beans Stew)

Omelettes/ eggs

Cheese omelette

This is my cheese omelette. Combination or eggs with orange cheddar cheese. Ingredients 2 eggs 30g orange cheddar cheese, grated Butter Salt and pepper to taste Method Beat the eggs with salt and pepper in a bowl. Melt the butter in a pan. Pour in the eggs and cook for a minute until omelette lightly… Continue reading Cheese omelette

Omelettes/ eggs

Tomato omelette

This is my favourite omelette with tomatoes . I have made them with Persian tomato because taste of these tomatoes are very good and give lovely flavour and colour to any dish. Ingredients 2 eggs 3 large tomatoes, cut into halves Salt and pepper to taste Butter Method Melt the butter in a pan. Add… Continue reading Tomato omelette