Kalam Polo Shirazi

Kalam Polo is one of the most popular meals in Iran. Combination of cabbage ( kalam) with Persian rice, flavorful herbs, and minced meat, makes an aromatic food that comes from the beautiful and ancient city of Shiraz.   Ingredients 3 cups of rice- 6 cups of shredded cabbage- 1 onion- 1 lb ground beef- [...]
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Salad Shirazi

Salad Shirazi Ingredients 5 Persian cucumbers- 4 round tomatoes- 1 medium red onion- 1/2 cup fresh lime juice- 1 tbsp dry mint- 1 tbsp oil (optional)- salt & pepper Cut all vegetables in small pieces in a bowl and add salt, pepper oil, dry mint and lime juice in it. Salad Shirazi can be served […]

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Koofteh Sabzi Shirazi

Koofteh Sabzi Shirazi Ingredients 1lb of ground meat- 2 large onions, one graded and the other sliced length wise 1/2 cup of split peas- 3/4 cup of rice- 1 bunch of parsley- 1/2 bunch of dill 1 bunch of green onions- 2 branches of tarragon- 2 eggs- 3 cloves of garlic- 1 tsp turmeric- 2 […]

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Albaloo Polo

Albaloo polo Ingredients: 5 cups of fresh sour cherries- 1/3 cup of sugar- 3 cups of rice- 4 tbsp of butter- 1 tsp of turmeric- 2 tbsp of yogurt- saffron- oil Place the pitted sour cherries in a pot, add the sugar on top. Give it a gentle stir and simmer on medium for 15 […]

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Nargesi Ingredient 1 lb fresh spinach- 1 large onion- 2 cloves garlic- 4 eggs- olive oil- salt & pepper Fry onions on medium. While onions are frying place spinach in a pot along with a cup of water. Add salt, cover and cook until spinach is just wilted. This should take about 10 to 15 […]

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