Drinks and beverages

Hot Turmeric Milk Drink (Golden Milk شیر طلایی )

Turmeric is called Zard chobeh زردچوبه in Farsi language and Sari kuuk ساری کوک in Azerbaijani language. Turmeric is one of most popular spices in Persian cuisine. Turmeric with it’s earthy flavour and beautiful yellow colour, give a gorgeous colour and taste to to any dish, soup and dessert. It has benefits for you. Turmeric is a good source of vitamins. It… Continue reading Hot Turmeric Milk Drink (Golden Milk شیر طلایی )

Rice

Persian Pilaf with Turmeric Crust

This elegant rice dish with yellow colour and crispy crust (tahdig), is full of aromatic flavour. If you are familiar with Iranian rice and tahdig ته دیگ you would love to try this recipe too. Tahdig is pan fried layer of crust at the bottom of the rice pot. You can make tahdig either with… Continue reading Persian Pilaf with Turmeric Crust

Rice

Turmeric Rice with Chicken کته زردچوبه با مرغ

Today I made rice with turmeric, fresh ginger and lemon juice. Turmeric is called Zard chobeh زردچوبه in Farsi language and Sari kuuk ساری کوک in Azerbaijani. You have no idea how much this dish was tasty.Turmeric is one of most popular spices in Persian cuisine. Turmeric with it’s earthy flavour and beautiful yellow colour,… Continue reading Turmeric Rice with Chicken کته زردچوبه با مرغ

Bread

Kutab (An Azerbaijani Stuffed Flat Bread Naan)

Qutab naan bread نان قطاب or Kutab نان کوتاب is an Azerbaijani gorgeous and very thin flat bread (naan) which is typically filled with ground meat and onions or green herbs such as mixture of spinach, dill, coriander, … spices and feta cheese. This bread is different from Qottab/Ghottab pastry شیرینی قطاب Kutab comes with… Continue reading Kutab (An Azerbaijani Stuffed Flat Bread Naan)

Rice

Iranian Loobia Polo (Green Bean Rice With Minced Beef)

Today I am going to introduce Iranian Green bean rice with minced beef. Green bean is called Loobia /lubia in Farsi language. Green bean rice or lubia polo is a popular and comfy rice dish and is one of my favourites too. It is a rice dish, which is layered with rice and mixture of… Continue reading Iranian Loobia Polo (Green Bean Rice With Minced Beef)