The cuisine of Iran - Asia

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The foods of Iran

Iran's culinary culture has historically interacted with the cuisines of the neighboring regions, including Caucasian cuisine, Turkish cuisine, Levantine cuisine, Greek cuisine, Central Asian cuisine, and Russian cuisine

Typical Iranian main dishes are combinations of rice with meat, vegetables, and nuts. Herbs are frequently used, along with fruits such as plums, pomegranates, quince, prunes, apricots, and raisins. Characteristic Iranian flavorings such as saffron, dried lime and other sources of sour flavoring, cinnamon, turmeric, and parsley are mixed and used in various dishes.
A typical and traditional meal in Iran. Lamb, minced or in chunks, is the most popular meat you'll find in Iranian kebab. Chicken and beef also make a frequent appearance. In Iran, kebab skewers are often served alongside grilled tomatoes, a healthy plate of rice and flat bread, and raw onions.
The types of Cuisines in Iran are influenced by:
The regional cuisine Appetizer recipes coming soon

Main recipes

Scrambled eggs with caviar

Side dishes recipes

Tah-dig persian saffron rice Dessert recipes coming soon
Asian - See the recipes Appetizer recipes coming soon

Main recipes

Broiled gingered chicken Brown rice and chicken stir fry with edamame and walnuts Oriental lemon chicken Spicy peanut chicken Tomato stack salad Side dishes recipes coming soon

Dessert recipes

Meringues with ginger ice cream and chocolate

Cooking in Iran