Afghan Desserts Recipes

Brides Fingers (Asabia el Aroos) Khatai Cookies Sheer Payra Fudge Kadu Bouranee Sabse Borani Baklava Firnee Gosh Feel (Elephant Ear Pastries) Halwaua-e-Aurd-e-Sujee Brides Fingers (Asabia el Aroos) These lovely slender crisps of filo filled with sweetened nuts are as heavenly as baklava, much easier to prepare and to eat, and lower in calories and fat. … Read more Afghan Desserts Recipes

Afghan Vegetarian Recipes

Samoosi Yirakot (stuffed vegetable turnovers) Chakha Eggplant Vegetable Fritters Bonjan Salat (Spicy Eggplant Salad) Boolawnee( Fried Leek Pastries ) Afghan Bread with Spinach Tamarind Potatoes Ginger Tamarind Eggplant Lentil Stuffed Peppers Bouranee Baunjan(Eggplant With Yoghurt Sauce) Sabse Borani Samoosi Yirakot(stuffed vegetable turnovers) Yield: 20 servings Ingredients Dough 1 c Fine matzoh meal 1 Egg, beaten … Read more Afghan Vegetarian Recipes

Afghan Meat Recipes

Mourgh(Afghan Chicken) Aush(Noodles with Pulses, Meat and Yoghurt)Spiced Fruit Salad Kofta Nakhod(Meatballs and Chick-Peas) Samboosak Boulanee Korma Sabzee Afghani Lamb with Spinach Qabili Pilau( Lamb and Yellow rice with carrots and raisins) Lamb Kababs Meatballs With Noodles Tossed In Yogurt Chelo nachodo(chicken & chick-pea stew with rice) Khoresht-e Seib Mourgh (Afghan Chicken) Yield: 6 servings … Read more Afghan Meat Recipes

Afghanistan Country Info

OFFICIAL NAME: Islamic State of Afghanistan (The Taliban referred to the country as the Islamic Emirate of Afghanistan.) Geography Area: 648,000 sq. km. (252,000 sq. mi.); slightly smaller than Texas. Cities: Capital (1999/2000 UN est.) Kabul–1,780,000. Other cities (1988 UN est.; current figures are probably significantly higher)–Kandahar (226,000); Herat (177,000); Mazar-e-Sharif (131,000); Jalalabad (58,000); Konduz … Read more Afghanistan Country Info