Armenian Food Recipes

Armenian food distinguishes itself from other regional cuisines by the quality and freshness of the ingredients, the extensive use of fruits and nuts, the use of pickles and pickled vegetables and the use of fresh herbs. Try some Armenian food recipes and you will be delighted with the most amazing Middle Eastern flavors, so characteristic to the Armenian food.

Grape Bastegh

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Grape Bastegh Recipe type: Dessert   Grape Bastegh is an Armenian food recipe for grape fruit leather with pistachios. Ingredients 4 Cups grape juice ½ Cup flour Pistachios, chopped Instructions Dissolve flour in 1 cup of lukewarm juice. Bring 3 cups of juice to a boil. Add sugar if more sweetness is desired. Add the dissolved … Continue reading

Eggplant Rechel

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Eggplant Rechel Recipe type: Dessert   Eggplant Rechel is an Armenian food recipe for sweet eggplant preserves. Ingredients 1 kg baby eggplants 1.5 kg sugar 400 gr water cloves, cinnamon, cardamon Lime water: 0.5 kg burnt lime for 5 liters water Instructions Choose baby eggplants no bigger than 5-6 cm. Peel them with peeler and place … Continue reading

Khorovats

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Khorovats Recipe type: Entree   Khorovats is an Armenian food recipe for meat skewers. Ingredients 2 lbs lamb or pork, cubed 2 onions, sliced thick Salt and pepper — to season Lemon juice 3 tbsp oil Instructions Toss the lamb, onion, salt and pepper, lemon juice and oil together in a large bowl. Cover and refrigerate … Continue reading

Dzerani Rechel

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Dzerani Rechel Recipe type: Dessert   Dzerani Rechel is an Armenian food recipe for apricot preserves. Ingredients Box of dried apricots 1-1/2 cups sugar juice of ½ lemon Instructions Cut apricots into quarter pieces and soak in 2 cups of water overnight. On the following day, add sugar and juice to apricots. Cook until apricot is … Continue reading

Tzmeroog Rechel

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Tzmeroog Rechel Recipe type: Dessert   Tzmeroog Rechel is an Armenian food recipe for watermelon preserves. Ingredients 6 cups watermelon rind 2 cups white vinegar 2 cups water 6 cups granulated sugar ½ tsp. salt ½ cup orange juice ¼ cup lemon juice 1 tbsp. rind of lemon or orange 1 tbsp. whole clove 5 cinnamon … Continue reading