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Ashak (Afghani Chives/Leek Dumplings)

Ashak is an authentic Afghani recipe and this delicious recipe is usually served on holidays or at special gatherings. It is usually cooked with the help of everyone in the family where they sit together for the filling of dumplings. It is originally made with chives. Leeks are a green vegetable while chives are an…

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kakb didi afghani

How to make Kabab Digi Afghani

Afghans are big meat consumers and always prefer it over any vegetarian meal. Meat is more like a luxury for families that are not very well off. Vegetarian meals are much more affordable to make and are cooked more often in any household. In Afghanistan, when you are invited somewhere at least one non-vegetarian meal is usually cooked to welcome the guests. Kabab digi afghani is cooked at home in a pressure cooker.

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Yakhni Soup: Get Well Soon Soup|Afghan Yummy Food

Watch the following video on how to make Yakhni Soup: Get Well Soon Soup| Afghan Yummy Food. Keep on reading for detailed recipe… Here, are all the ingredients you need for this delicious and easy Yakhni Soup: Ingredients forYakhni Soup 6 Cups water 2 Onions, chopped Veal, ½ kg 3 Carrots, Chopped 3 Celery, Chopped…

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Bolani Afghani

bolani afghani

Bolani Afghani is a flat- bread fried with a vegetable filling. It has a thin crust and traditionally stuffed with chives or potatoes. For our recipe we will use leeks for the filling since we do not have chives where we live in Canada. Bolani Afghani is usually made for special occasions where friends and…

How to make Qurooti (Afghan bread pudding)


Afghans love their bread and their Quroot; put them together and you get everyone’s favorite recipe: Qurooti. Back home Qurooti is known to be poor man’s dish because bread is not expensive. Traditionally, all you would add on the bread is Quroot and onions. We make it a bit different here at home with few…

Red lentils (Dhal Recipe) with Afghani Rice

Dhal recipe

Red lentils in our dhal recipe are highly nutritious packed with B Vitamins, magnesium, zinc, and potassium. They are an excellent source of protein and are low in calories. It does not take long to make and is a healthy addition to a meal. The fact that it is a source of protein makes it…

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