Falafel

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Falafel Recipe type: Entree   As Falafel is popular in the middle east it is also a traditional Iranian food recipe. Ingredients 1½ cup dried chickpeas 2 tsp baking soda 2 small onions, chopped 3 cloves garlic, crushed 2 tsp cumin 2 tsp coriander ½ cup parsley, chopped 1 tsp salt ½ tsp black pepper ⅛ … Continue reading

Hummus bi Tahini

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Hummus bi Tahini Recipe type: Appetiser   Hummus bi Tahini is an Iranian food recipe similar to hummus served all over the middle east. Ingredients 1 can chickpeas 2 tbsp tahini 2 cloves garlic, crushed juice of 1 lemon ½ tsp salt ¼ tsp cumin 1 tbsp parsley, chopped 1 tsp paprika 2 tsp olive oil … Continue reading

Baghlava

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Baghlava Recipe type: Dessert   Baghlava is an Iranian food recipe of sweet baklava. Ingredients 1 cup almonds, ground ¾ cup sugar 1 tsp cardamom, ground 1 cup pistachios, ground 1½ tbsp pistachios, chopped for garnish 4 tbsp butter, melted 6 large sheets phyllo dough ¾ cup sugar 6 tbsp water 2 tbsp rose water Instructions … Continue reading

Gheymeh Bademjan

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Gheymeh Bademjan Recipe type: Entree   Gheymeh Bademjan is an iranian food recipe of Persian chicken. Ingredients 1 lb chicken breasts 2 onions, chopped ½ cup split peas 6 oz can tomato puree 2 ½ tsp dried lemon zest 3½ zucchini 1 eggplant, optional salt oil Instructions Saute one onion and boil chicken in water with … Continue reading

Tah Chin

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Tah Chin Recipe type: Entree   Tah Chin is an Iranian food recipe of rice and lamb. Ingredients 2 lbs lean lamb 2½ cup yogurt 2 tsp salt black pepper, to taste 1 tsp turmeric 3 cup basmati rice 8 cup water 1 tbsp salt 2 egg yolks ¼ cup butter, melted 1 tbsp hot water … Continue reading