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.

Dzerani Rechel

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

Cucumber Jajukh

Cucumber Jajukh Recipe type: Salad   Cucumber Jajukh is an Armenian food recipe for a yogurt and garlic based salad. Ingredients 2½ cups cucumbers, peeled and diced 2 cups yogurt 1 tsp. mint leaves, crushed 1 tsp. salt 1 clove garlic, minced Instructions Mix all ingredients. Chill in refrigerator until serving time. 2.2.8 … Continue reading

Tutum Rechel

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

Swiss Chard Jajukh

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

Rose Petal Rechel

Rose Petal Rechel Recipe type: Dessert   Rose Petal Rechel is an Armenian food recipe for sweet rose petal preserves. Ingredients 1 kg of tea rose petals 2 liters water 6 kg sugar 8 g. lemon salt (lemon acid) Instructions Cut the lower (white) part of petals with scissors and make sure there are no dry … Continue reading