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.
Swiss Chard Jajukh Recipe type: Salad Swiss Chard Jajukh is an Armenian food recipe for a yogurt and garlic based salad. Ingredients 2½ cups Swiss chard, chopped 2 cups yogurt 1 tsp. mint leaves, crushed 1 tsp. salt 1 clove garlic, minced Instructions Blanch the Swiss chard. Mix all ingredients. Chill in refrigerator until serving … Continue reading
Kalajosh Recipe type: Entree Kalajosh is an Armenian food recipe of sautéed lamb served over rice. Ingredients 1 #version# … Continue reading
Tutum Rechel Recipe type: Dessert Tutum Rechel is an Armenian food recipe for a pumpkin preserve. Ingredients 3 lbs. pumpkin 5 cups sugar 2 tbsp. powdered lime, mixed in 2 qts. cold water 1 stick cinnamon 4 whole cloves juice of half lemon Instructions Cut pumpkin, remove seeds and skin then cut into 3 to … Continue reading
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
Strawberry Rechel Recipe type: Dessert Strawberry Rechel is an Armenian food recipe for strawberry preserves. Ingredients 2 quarts strawberries 6 cups sugar 2 tbsp lemon juice Instructions Stem and wash strawberries carefully. Scald them in boiling water for 2 minutes, then drain. Add 4 cups of sugar and boil 2 minutes until it starts bubbling. … Continue reading