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Armenian Red Lentil Balls - Vospov Kheyma

Armenian Red Lentil Balls - Vospov Kheyma

Traditionally, Kheyma is a made with meat (raw beef patty). However, during Lent many Armenians prefer Vospov…

John Spottiswood
Mar 2013
Advanced
3 votes
11236 views
Eggplant stuffed with tomato and garlic - Iman Bayeldi

Eggplant stuffed with tomato and garlic - Iman Bayeldi

The Turkish name for this recipe means "The Priest Fainted". I think the idea is that it tastes so good it…

John Spottiswood
Sep 2008
Advanced
6 votes
10763 views
Coriander Sauce

Coriander Sauce

This is a common feature on Afghan tables and also similar to the coriander sauce you frequently find in north Indian restaurants. It's also common…

John Spottiswood
Nov 2010
Advanced
7 votes
9222 views
Chickpea Rice

Chickpea Rice

This is a Turkish Chickpea Rice recipe. To speed up the process, I use canned garbanzo beans. The terms garbanzo and chickpea are used…

sevgi
May 2010
Intermediate
1 vote
2842 views
AUSHAK - AFGHAN RAVIOLI

AUSHAK - AFGHAN RAVIOLI

I first tasted Aushak at the Salang Pass restaurant in Fremont, a city where a lot of Afghan immigrants have settled. Aushak is proof that Marco…

Linda Tay Esposito
Aug 2008
Professional
3 votes
21326 views
Turkish Red Lentil Soup

Turkish Red Lentil Soup

I order this every time I go out for Turkish food. It is an amazingly flavorful and wonderful soup. It's always a little different wherever I have…

John Spottiswood
Jan 2010
Advanced
6 votes
5864 views
Wheat and Barley Bran flour Biscuits

Wheat and Barley Bran flour Biscuits

I love baking but I hate to use very fine white flour. So, this time I have made biscuits from wheat flour and…

Coral
Nov 2010
Advanced
1 vote
2820 views
Spanikopita

Spanikopita

This is an authentic recipe from Turkey that my mom received from the women she lived near in Ankara, Turkey when we were stationed there as a…

Kelly Christensen
Oct 2013
Intermediate
1 vote
1744 views
Eggplant and Peas Stew

Eggplant and Peas Stew

This recipe was invented by my good friend Brian Bedrosian. He recommends that you "Should drink red wine while cooking and eating for best…

John Spottiswood
Jan 2010
Advanced
5 votes
3835 views
ENGINAR DOLMASI

ENGINAR DOLMASI

filiz
Jun 2011
Intermediate
1 vote
1133 views