Instant Pot Recipes: Afghan Classics Made Easy.

written by Mirriam Seddiq
12 · 08 · 22

Instant Pot makes everything easy. Afghan food is delicious but often takes a long time to make. Using the Instant Pot to make Afghan recipes more accessible to busy moms is one of my main missions. Here are all of my Instant Pot recipes for afghan food.

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Shorwa e Pacha – Cow’s Foot Soup

Shorwa e pacha is cow’s foot soup. The Instant Pot makes it a quick recipe full of bone broth nutrients. Great for a cold day.

Afghan Dopiaza Meat Stew with Onions

Afghan Dopiaza is a meat dish close to the hearts of all Afghans. It is my favorite Afghan meat dish. My mom will always use lamb when she can, but this can be made with beef or goat. Dopiaza means Onions Two Ways The signature flavor of this dish is the onions. Fatty unctuous meat

Dum Pukht – An Afghan Classic (made easy)

A traditional Afghan dish, Dum Pukht. Made easy in the Instant Pot.


Instant Pot Oatmeal Recipe – Quick & Easy

This Instant Pot Oatmeal Recipe is probably the most straightforward recipe we will ever put on Afghan Cooks. This is obviously not an Afghan classic, but great for suhoor during Ramadan.

Instant Pot Chicken: Afghan Chicken Ghorma

Instant pot chicken recipes are so helpful. This recipe allows you to cook not only the chicken, but the rice in the Instant Pot, too.

Instant Pot Oxtail

Today we are making Instant Pot Oxtail. I’ve got lots of other great Instat Pot recipes here, here, here, and here. Why are Oxtails so Expensive Now? Growing up, I never thought I would see the day that oxtails were a luxury food item. They used to be relatively cheap and are as expensive as

Mirriam Seddiq

I am Mirriam Z. Seddiq, the Afghan Cook. I was born in Afghanistan and came to America as a when I was 18 months old. I am a criminal defense, personal injury, and immigration attorney. I started the first Muslim American Woman Political Action Committee, once owned a coffee shop and a restaurant, and currently am the CEO of the Komak Foundation which focuses its efforts on helping Afghan refugees.

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