Barazek

Barazek Recipe type: Dessert   Barazek is an Iranian food recipe of a popular middle east cookie from sesame seeds. Ingredients 1 cup sesame seeds 2 tbsp honey ¾ cup sugar ¾ cup unsalted butter, softened 2½ cup flour ½ tsp baking powder pinch of salt ½ to ¾ cup water or milk 2 tbsp pistachios, … Continue reading

Hummus bi Tahini

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

Kubideh | Minced Kebab

Kubideh | Minced Kebab Recipe type: Entree   Kubideh | Minced Kebab is an Iranian food recipe for a sandwich with grilled meat. Ingredients 1 lb ground lamb or sirloin 1 eggs ¼ cup finely chopped Parsley ½ yellow Onion, finely chopped 1 Clove of Garlic, finely chopped ½ tsp Salt ½ Tbs Turmeric ½ Tbs … Continue reading

Baghlava

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

Persian Rice

Persian Rice Recipe type: Entree   Persian Rice is an Iranian food recipe with nuts. Ingredients 1 tbsp butter 2 tbsp olive oil 1 onion, chopped 3 cloves garlic, minced 1 dried red chili, seeded and finely chopped ½ tsp cumin ½ tsp cardamom ½ tsp ginger ½ tsp saffron 4½ cup chicken stock 2 cup … Continue reading