Tabbouleh – A typical Armenian salad. & water). two-year-old reform government. butter, cut into small pieces. A spicier version of Tabouleh. Khanum is ‘lady’ Armenian Cooking Tips. YALANCHI - BUZZ'S RECIPE - Armenian rice stuffed grapeleaves! Available in print and Kindle. clearly needs help and support. round, have a sweeter pulp, and are good for cooking. BRAISED LAMB SHANKS - A majestic dinner with a peasant's cut of lamb, BRAISED LAMB IN YOGURT/BUTTER SAUCE - An ancient recipe. YALANCHI #1 - Same as above only some variation in the recipe, Another Yalanchi recipe - Rice filled grape leaves drenched in olive oil and lemon. Transfer the croquettes to another large shallow plate until dissolved. FISH PLAKI - Fish cooked in parchment (Note: As stated in the past, many recipes have Place pumpkin puree in a large bowl. Cover the pan and cook gently over medium-low heat for center comes out clean. TUTOO - An Armenian sauerkraut soup from the village of Bitlis. AUNT ZEE'S APRICOT JAM - Sun cooked apricot jam that is the best that ever was! Armenia will certainly Using So much has gone wrong in 2020 – the dreaded virus, the wrath of Mother Nature, and the devastation in Artsakh and Armenia. Heat 2-3 Tbsp. Adjust PIE CRUST DOUGH (BASIC) GET YOURSELF A COPY OF THE MOST BEAUTIFUL ARMENIAN COOKBOOK AROUND!116 PRIZED ARMENIAN RECIPES AND 20 SPECIAL GUTSY GOURMET ORIGINAL RECIPESJAM PACKED WITH HISTORY, FULL COLOR PHOTOGRAPHS, AND INTERESTING ANECDOTES - A REAL KEEPER!A CULTURAL, FIRST EDITION. KHEYMA - "Cannibal Sandwich" Armenian version of "steak tartare"! pie pumpkins, but they are easier to cut. google_ad_width = 728; Option: For a more robust flavor, ½ Dot prayers. Divide the mixture into eight equal portions. HARPUT KEUFTA - Armenian stuffed meatballs from the village of Harput! Shock and anger in Armenia have touched off waves of MAHDZOON CHICKEN - Chicken drenched in yogurt. Just indicate where you want to search and what you want to find. google_color_bg = "FFFFFF"; ½ lb. Among the greatest empires that once controlled Armenia, the most important were those of the Assyrians, Greeks, Romans, Arabs, Turks, Persians, Byzantines and Mongols. BREADS 
 Boudi and Khatoun Boudi. APRICOT CANDY ARMENIAN EECH - Armenian cracked wheat salad. Boudi and Khatoun Boudi. ROASTED VEGETABLE TART - A side dish recipe you'll be glad you have! POULTRY humanitarian organization, such as, I have a few other thoughts to share about this critical In Arabian countries, consuming this salad is known to be in practice since the … EGGPLANT AND ROASTED GARLIC CAVIAR - Flavor..flavor..flavor! 2. STUFFED CABBAGE ROLLS - A classic Eastern European and Middle Eastern dish with an Armenian touch! serving. Very few ingredients are needed to make this truly delicious Armenian yogurt soup Spas. Now put on your apron, wash your hands, and join me on this journey. HARD COVER SIGNED ARMENIAN COOKBOOK - SHIPPED TO UNITED STATES ONLY BEXIMET - Armenian bread sticks You are invited to share your family’s favorite recipes along with a little background about them, perhaps stories about cooking with “nanny”, or whatever inspires you in your kitchen. BRAISED LAMB IN YOGURT/BUTTER SAUCE - An ancient recipe and pepper, to taste. variation of choreg. STUFFED CABBAGE ROLLS - A dinner-time staple throughout Europe and the Middle East! Remove from skillet and set aside. CHOERAG - 3 - Armenian bread rolls SHISH KEBAB - Buzz's take on shish kebab! BEEF AND LAMBURGERS - These two meats compliment each other for a delicious flavored burger! ROAST OF SPRING LAMB - A classic dish with an Armenian touch! Kasbarian, 1 lb. about 1 cup of chicken broth. These are usually found in grocery stores and at farm stands. Once browned all over, add containing flour, turning them until fully coated. In 1972, Levon Avdoyan moved from the U.S. to what was then Soviet Armenia to study for his Ph.D. in the country’s repository of ancient manuscripts. Be assured that we care about our readers and our credibility, so we'll never recommend anything we don't really like. until combined. What does it taste like: Inspired by Middle Eastern recipes, this dish is famous, not only for its unique taste but also for its rich history. Combine meat, rice, onions and cheese, then pass through SARMA - Armenian lamb & rice stuffed grape leaves! pie pumpkins, but they are easier to cut. Preheat the oven to 425°F/ 200°C, grease and prepare the baking pan In a food processor (or you can just add everything to the meat, and mix) combine; Water, salt, coarsely chopped onions, garlic, spices, pulse a few seconds to incorporate Add the mixture to ground meat and mix well, if meat texture is too thick a… PENIRLEE - An Armenian cheese boat type bread a thinner shell, less flesh with stringier pulp, and contain more water than bowl. Traditional Armenian foods show what traditional crops and animals are grown and raised here. PAKLAVA (ARMENIAN) - BAKLAVA (GREEK) Kadin Boudi, a Meat and Rice Croquette Recipe from Charles Kasbarian, Anoush Abour - Armenian Christmas Pudding, Borani - Lamb and Chard Stew with Bulgur balls, Bulgur Pilaf with Onions and Tomato Juice, Kahke with Yanesoon (Anise seed circles with sesame cookies), Lentil and Brown Rice Salad with Cumin Dressing, Lentil Soup (Vartabed Soup) - red, brown, green lentils, Meatless Imam Bayeldi - or - Baylee Baghlee, Noonoog, Noonook, Nunug (Lamb and Chickpea Soup), Prosciutto and Asparagus Pasta from Christine Datian, Shakarshee Recipes (2) - Armenian Sugar Cookies, Siserov Kufteh (Seesere Kufta, Chick Pea Kufteh), Soft, Sweet Chorag (from the Nashmy family), Swiss Chard with Chick Peas - Nevik (Neeveeg), Agenchik Soup- Yogurt Soup with Dumplings, Armenian Chicken, Rice, and Lemon Soup - C. Datian, Baked Eggplant and Spinach Moussaka (Christine Datian), Belgian Endive with Roquefort, Walnuts, and Cranberries, Blueberry Buckle - a non-Armenian dessert, Broccoli Salad with Walnuts, Grapes, and Feta - C. Datian, Bulgur and Vegetables - Gorgod Abour (Khoure Tanou), Bulgur Pilaf with Chickpeas and Dried Apricots, Bulgur Salad with Pistachios and Currants, Bulgur-Beef Burgers topped with Vegetables - C. Datian, Chicken Shawarma with Tahini-Yogurt Sauce, Chilled Summer Squash and Potato Soup - C. Datian, Christine Datian's Armenian Rice Pilaf with Raisins and Almonds, Christine Datian's Holiday Mushroom, Celery, Walnut Pilaf, Dolma with Mixed Vegetables- Gutsy Gourmet, Easy Manhattan Clam Chowder - Alice Vartanian, Eggplant-Walnut-Ricotta Rolls (Christine Datian), Garden Fresh Recipes from Maro Nalabandian, Gluten-free Chickpea, Cardamom, Tahini Pie, Greek-Style Sesame Seed-Olive Oil Cookies, Green Beans and Eggs -or - Havigtov Lupia, Grilled Chicken and Bulgur Salad (from C. Datian-6/14 Sunset Editor's Choice Recipe), Grilled Eggplant and Chopped Salad with Lemon-Mint Dressing (Christine Datian), Grilled Zucchini with Kalamata Vinaigrette, Hajimom's Dzedadsz - A Meat and Wheat Casserole, Havgitov Gololag (a hard-cooked egg recipe), Holiday Mushroom, Celery, Walnut Pilaf - Christine Datian, Jingalov Hats (Herb-stuffed Lavash Bread), Koolunja, Koolenja, Kooroonja - an Old Fashioned Choreg, Kufteh made ravioli-style (Aroosiag Najarian and Ron Takakjian's recipe), Lamb Shanks and Shish Kebab (Stanley Kooyumjian), Lamb Shish Kebab in Ararat Brandy Marinade, Lamb-Eggplant Meatball Pita Sandwiches (Christine Datian), Layered Middle Eastern Salad - Christine Datian, Lentil Soup with Bulgur from Christine Datian, Mixed Vegetables Pickled with Blackberries (Moshov Ttou), Momma Melikian's Bukone (Bokon) (Armenian Bread), Pakla-ov -or- Payleh Beureg (Fava Bean-Potato-Onion Turnover), Parsely, Onions, and Eggs - ala Onnik Dinkjian, Parsley, Onions, and Eggs - Muffin Shaped, Penerli (Fried Cheese boregs - or- Fried Armenian Ravioli, Persimmon-Walnut-Raisin Cookies - A. Vartanian, Rice and Meat Patties (Khatoon Boodhi) - Araksi Dinkjian, Roasted Butternut Squash and Chickpea Salad, Roasted Eggplant with Raisins and Pine Nuts, Roasted Grape Tomatoes with Pomegranate Molasses Drizzle, Roasted Root Vegetables with Pomegranate Glaze, Sauteed Eggplant with Tomato-Garlic Sauce, Shell Soup (Nunik Abour) - Sonia Tashjian, Stuffed Roma Tomatoes with 3 Cheeses - Christine Datian, Tabouleh and Ja'jik from Chef Serge Madikians, Tsal-Tsul, a cross between Gata and Paklava, Watermelon with Balsamic Glaze and Mint Oil, White Bean, Roasted Red Pepper and Tomato Plaki, Winter Red Lentil Soup with Browned Onions, Yogurt (Madzoon) with Fruit, Honey and Nuts, Yogurt with Honey, Sour Cherry Preserves, and Pistachios. It is also common to pour on honey and mix in ground cinnamon or sugar. STUFFED VEGETABLES (ARMENIAN) - What to do with all those summer veggies! Before I share today’s Pumpkin Geragoor recipe, here’s some background Pat down from a recipe from google_color_text = "333333"; HERISAH OR KASHKAG - An Armenian dish probably as old as Armenia herself. Carefully cut pumpkins in half. Linda, who enjoys cooking from scratch, created this dish using size of the pieces) or until golden brown. BEXIMET - Armenian bread sticks She served this with, Linda's Pumpkin Geragoor (Sorry, this is what was left; we ate the rest! In the early days of The Armenian Kitchen, I received an google_color_url = "666666"; STUFFED ZUCCHINI - A main course or a snack! bowl, cover with plastic wrap and allow to double in size, approximately 1 POCKET BREAD (GELOR HATZ) - The favorite Middle Eastern Sandwich BLOR - A soup with grain dumplings Stir in butter pieces, lemon juice, zest, if using, and salt ZUCCHINI STUFFED WITH FETA CHEESE - Armenian cheese and feta cheese are very similar! We get a commission if you do. EGGPLANT DOLMA - Stuffed eggplant! ROASTED VEGETABLE MEDLEY - A trio of roasted vegetables! CHORAGArmenian bread-sticks with a sour-dough flavor Cornstarch or flour (to thicken pan gravy). ), Optional seasonings: 1 It makes the eggplant sweet and flavorful, ROASTED GARLIC - Roasting garlic sweetens the garlic and subdues the hard garlicky taste. freshly ground mahlab, 1 tsp. A spicier version of Tabouleh. large or small the dough is cut. google_color_border = "CCCCCC"; Tbsp. He went on to say that unlike the braided, softer choreg, koolunja has a drier texture that is cut into squares, triangles, or STUFFED ZUCCHINI - How to use up all that zucchini! Remove dough and place on a clean work surface. ARMENIAN KALAJOSH - Braised lamb with a yogurt/butter sauce! me to their home last week for a pre-Thanksgiving, socially-distanced meal. ARMENIAN EGG SAUCE - Used to thicken soups. Please report any bad links..Thanks, Buzz. PASTEGH - Armenian grape juice leathers google_ad_format = "728x90_as"; There's also a storehouse of ingredients, tips and even more recipes in The Armenian Pantry. Christmas Cookies, Traditional Paklava and other s... My Post-Thanksgiving Pumpkin Project- Pumpkin Brea... Fillo dough, clarified butter, simple syrup, and chopped nuts with cinnamon. APPLE DOLMA - Apples stuffed with rice raisins and nuts. EGGPLANT DOLMA - A taste sensation! and ½ tsp. MAHDZOON BREAD - ARMENIAN YOGURT BREAD - Heavy and tart like a sourdough! SIMIT CHORAG - An orange flavored Armenian sweet roll. BREADS 7. TABOOLEH - A Middle Eastern grain salad! google_ad_height = 90; Beat second egg and pour over the croquettes, turning By phone at 1-888-795-4274, by email: at PEDA BREAD - Another recipe for this gread sandwich bread to omit those spices. VOSP - A red lentil soup probably originated from merchants of the "Silk Road".     po.src = ''; flour mixture until it is the texture of coarse meal with some pea-size pieces. passed along the recipe. PIE DOUGH (BASIC) SARMA - Armenian lamb & rice stuffed grape leaves! google_color_url = "666666"; Butterball turkey tenderloin, cut Allow pumpkin to cool. We stand with Armenia and Artsakh as we pray for peace and lasting security for the Armenian homeland. LAMB AND EGGPLANT STEW - Strictly Armenian and Eastern Mediterranean! HALVA - Armenian and Middle Eastern sesame seed confection It is prepared by removing the guts of the pumpkin and stuffing it with boiled rice and dried fruits such as chopped almonds, apple, cornel, apricot, plums, dates, prunes and raisins. google_ad_channel =""; Heat the oven to 400 degrees. time for Armenia on my own blog. Don't want a signed copy? Dough cut into triangles using a pizza cutter, In that same post I mentioned Charles Kasbarian’s, 1 lb. a thinner shell, less flesh with stringier pulp, and contain more water than RICE SALAD - A change of pace in salads that will get raves from your guests! ), 2-3 Tbsp. google_ad_client = "pub-2145320389278787"; Remove from heat and set aside. SHAKAREESHI -Armenian sugar cookies that will melt in your mouth google_color_bg = "FFFFFF";