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: beef, lamb, or chicken and meat balls. The spices used … Continue reading Persian rice with sour cherries (Albaloo polo)

Chilli con carne

If you are a spicy and hot dish lover, chilli con carne would be right choice. Chilli con carne means chilli with means. It serves with bread or rice. Ingredients 500g minced beef 1 large onion, peeled and finely chopped 2 cloves of garlic, peeled and finely chopped 2 medium carrots, peeled and finely chopped 2 sticks of celery, peeled and finely chopped 1 red … Continue reading Chilli con carne

Mashed Dates and Cheese Wrapped in Bread

This is an easy recipe with only three ingredients and superb appetizer for any party. Soft and sweet dates with salty cheddar cheese wrapped in bread and toasted. Ingredients Handful pitted dates 3 Tbsp shredded cheddar cheese Persian Lavash bread or Tortilla bread Preparation Mash the dates and make it paste. Spread shredded cheddar cheese all over the tortilla bread, then put mashed dates top … Continue reading Mashed Dates and Cheese Wrapped in Bread

Rozina’s Persian Calzone Pizza

Calzone pizza is very easy to make it. Usually need pizza dough and sometimes tortilla bread. In this recipe I have made my version of Persian calzone pizza. It was so good and everyone enjoyed it. I hope you also like this recipe and try it. Calzone pizza ingredients 200 g minced beef 80 g shredded orange cheddar cheese 2 slices of tortilla bread 1 … Continue reading Rozina’s Persian Calzone Pizza

Mashed potato wrap

My mother used to make mashed potato wrap as snack for us. It was simple and tasty, a combination of spices with fried onion and mashed potato. Ingredients 300 g potatoes 1 medium onion Salt and pepper to taste ½ tsp cumin 1/2 tsp turmeric Slices of   Persian Lavash bread (naan) or tortilla bread  Vegetable oil How to make it Cook and mash potatoes. Fry … Continue reading Mashed potato wrap

Cheese wraps

This recipe is about cheese wraps. It is fast and easy and fun to prepare. Ingredients Tortilla bread or Persian Lavash bread Turkey slices ( or Ham) Red bell pepper, finely chopped Spring onions , finely chopped Grapes, finely chopped Walnuts, crushed Black olives, chopped Cream cheese Salt to taste     Preparation I am going to prepare two different types of cheese wraps. One … Continue reading Cheese wraps