Dish, Vegetarains

Fried Diced Potatoes with Turmeric

You know turmeric is a herb with lots of benefits. You can use turmeric in different ways, you can eat or drink it as a lovely tea . It’s not only a kind of spice but also is a medicine with lots of goods. Turmeric is called ‘Zardchobeh ’ in Persian and is one of key… Continue reading Fried Diced Potatoes with Turmeric

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Stew with polow

Persian Zucchini Stew خورش کدو سبز

Green zucchini/courgette stew  is a classic- colourful and flavourful Persian stew ( khoresht). Zucchini is called kadoo کدو in Farsi language. If you think courgette is boring, you have to try this recipe. It’s cooked in a lemony-tomato sauce along with beautiful spices such as Persian saffron, turmeric, ….You might use either beef/lamb or chicken… Continue reading Persian Zucchini Stew خورش کدو سبز

Nowruz, Ramadan ( Ramazan), Rice

Iranian Rice Pilaf with Milk (Sutti Pilow)

This meal is called : milk rice pilaf سوتی پیلو. ُThis rice pilaf is cooked with milk rather than with water. This is a traditional rice pilaf in Ardebil اردبیل and Tabriz تبریز for Nowruz نوروز and Chaharshanbeh Suri چهارشنبه سوری . It is made with milk شیر and saffron water/steamed saffron آب زعفران. It… Continue reading Iranian Rice Pilaf with Milk (Sutti Pilow)

Stew with polow

Persian eggplant stew with chicken

Eggplant ( aubergine) stew is a traditional and classic Persian dish. Eggplant is called bademjan in Farsi and stew is called khoresht.  So if you are eggplant lover , this stew is perfect for you. I love this dish. I can have this stew once a week without any complaining. Eggplant stew can be made… Continue reading Persian eggplant stew with chicken

samosa, dumpling, Vegetarains

Herbs Samosa

This is a very simple but healthy and tasteful recipe for samosa سمبوسه..  For wrapping herbs, I  use a kind of  Iranian bread that is called ‘ Lavash bread similar to tortilla bread . Preparing this dish is very easy . Typical samosa has a triangle sahpe but at the same time, Samosa takes different… Continue reading Herbs Samosa