Mashawa -Afghan Meatball & Bean Soup – Afghan Food Recipes – طرز تهیه ماش آوه Mashawa is a delicious Afghan meatball and bean soup. Pressure cooker is used in several steps and how long you cook it for depends on the beans and the amount of time each one was soaked in water before ahead….
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Salty Cookies-Kolche Shor/namkin طرز تهیه کلچه شور افغانی Salty Cookies is usually served with sweetened tea at afghan gathering. At special occasions, it is served with a special tea called qaymaq chai or pink tea. It takes quite a preparation to make the tea but it is totally worth the effort. To make the salty…
Kabuli/Qabili Palaw-Afghani Rice, Afghan Food recipes طرزتهیه قابلی پلو افغانی Qabili Palau is one of the things Afghans cannot live without. I am very excited to share with you all Afghanistan’s national dish. There are many ways to make this delicious dish. Garnishing it with raisins and carrots is what makes this dish so unique….
All right guys let’s get cooking with another delicious recipe. Everyone’s Favorite: Mantu (Beef dumplings). It is the most popular dish in Afghanistan. Lets get cooking!
Here is another delicious and everyone’s favorite dish: Leek Dumplings- Ashak. Ashak is usually made with chives (Gandana), leek is a replacement for chives for the ones who don’t have it available. It is served with beef sauce which you can make the same day or a day in advance and chill it.
Beef Sauce All right, let’s begin…Here is what you need for the beef sauce:
Sweet Bread is one of the popular cake/bread that is served with tea.First of all, you need a round bowl to mix your ingredients.
You will need:
1 cup milk
Yeast (For better results Yeast is mixed with sugar in warm water then added to the mixture)
1 cup oil
Here is a very traditional Afghan meal part of afghan food recipes called Bolani: leak and potato filled turnovers. Keep reading for the detailed recipe which I have divided in 4 parts for clarity…
If you don’t feel like reading, click here for a quick video that will show you exactly what to do to prepare this delicious meal.