April 30, 2008,By Sara
A classic dish that is easy and quick to prepare. It can be served with rice, noodle, and pasta or even just with toasted pita bread.
April 30, 2008,By Navid
Shepherd's pie or cottage pie is a traditional English dish which was originally made from left over of a roast beef dish. Usually vegetables such as green peas, carrots and some times corns are cooked with ground lamb or beef, then layered in a baking dish and covered with mashed potatoes to be baked in the oven. Another variation of this dish is to replace the mashed potatoes with puree of vegetables such as roasted butternut squash and carrot.
Basil Pesto Pasta with Chicken
April 29, 2008,By Navid
Pesto is a sauce which is mainly made from fresh herbs such as basil, Parmesan cheese, olive oil, garlic and nuts such as almond or pine nut. The good thing about pesto sauce is that you can keep it in the freezer for a long time. You can also serve pesto with pastas of various shapes such as tortellini or ravioli.
Egg Pancake with Vegetables and Feta Cheese
April 18, 2008,By Bahar
This is just another delicious and healthy breakfast. You can replace the vegetable mixture with your favorite vegetables that you have,
Pan Fried Chicken with Thyme and Roasted Potatoes
April 17, 2008,By Navid
This is a very delicious chicken dish. Adding fresh lemon juice and fresh herbs, make this a tasty and refreshing meal.
Chicken and Potato Salad
April 12, 2008,By Navid
This is a very tasty and refreshing salad. Adding fresh lemon juice, fresh dill and yogurt make this a light and healthy salad.
Red Bean Stew
April 11, 2008,By Tahmineh
This is a healthy and delicious vegetarian soup. Sprinkle over with some chopped parsley before serving.
Strawberries with Balsamic Reduction and Dried Mint
April 9, 2008,By Navid
By reducing balsamic vinegar with sugar, you will end up with a thick creamy paste which not only enhances the flavor of strawberries, but also brings out their wonderful red color. This is an amazing dessert on its own by you can also serve it with lady finger cookies or whipped cream on side.
Soy Marinated Chicken with Mashed Potato
April 8, 2008,By Navid
This is a very simple dish with a combination of orange and soy sauce flavors. Serving the chicken on a mashed potato bed makes this a delicious dish. Pour the cooked marinate juice around the dish and sprinkle over with some ground pepper before serving.
April 3, 2008,By Bahar
Baklava or baklawa is a sweet dessert which is originated from Turkey but has been adapted by Iran and many other Arab countries. It is usually made from layers of phylo dough and filled with chopped walnuts or pistachios. Baklava is usually sweetened with a syrup which is made from rosewater and saffron in Iran but can be replaced by honey as well.