Borani Banjan – Easy Eggplant Recipe

Borani Banjan – Easy Eggplant Recipe

Borani Banjan is one of the most popular Afghan dishes. Not only in Afghanistan, but around the world. If you love eggplant recipes, you have to add this to your rotation of dishes. It is vegetarian, but can even be made vegan with a plant-based yogurt. This delicious...
Salata Recipe – Afghan Salad

Salata Recipe – Afghan Salad

There is no ranch dressing or shredded cheese in this recipe. The Afghan salad (salata recipe) is simple and refreshing. If you understand the purpose of an Afghan salad, the lack of processed cheese and dressing will make sense to you. First, our website has a small...
Afghan Pickled Vegetables – Achar

Afghan Pickled Vegetables – Achar

I learned how to make Afghan pickled vegetables (achar)(or as Persians know them, Torshi) from my grandmother. May Allah (swt) grant her Jannah.  First, our website has a small affiliate store where you can shop for ingredients and kitchen items I use in all of my...
Bolani Recipe – Afghan “Hot Pockets”

Bolani Recipe – Afghan “Hot Pockets”

Afghan Bolani is world famous. Now you have the bolani recipe! No, this isn’t hyperbole, I mean it look it up yourself? You don’t want to look it up? Ok, here’s the link from CNN travel 2019 that backs me up. My kids gave this the name “Afghan...
Borani Kadoo – Kaddo – Afghan Pumpkin

Borani Kadoo – Kaddo – Afghan Pumpkin

Some people are surprised when they hear that one of the most popular dishes in Afghanistan is pumpkin. Borani Kadoo – Kaddo is a delicious mix of roasted pumpkin (or other squash) mixed with creamy yogurt and rich fried onions. How could that go wrong? No need...