Kibbeh

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Kibbeh Recipe type: Entree   This Kibbeh is a version of an Iranian food recipe of baked lamb and bulgur. Ingredients 1 cup bulgur 3 cup cold water ½ lb lean ground lamb or beef 1 small onion, finely chopped ½ tsp cayenne pepper ½ tsp salt ¼ tsp black pepper ¼ tsp cinnamon ⅛ tsp … Continue reading

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

Barazek

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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

Halva

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Halva Recipe type: Dessert   Halva is an Iranian food recipe of sweet paste sprinkles with nuts. Ingredients 8 oz oil 12 oz flour 1 cup water 1⁄2 cup rosewater 8 oz sugar ½ cup finely chopped almonds and pistachios Instructions Heat oil in a heavy saucepan over medium heat. Gradually pour in the flour, stirring … 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