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.

Pilaf

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Pilaf Recipe type: Entree   This Pilaf is an Armenian food recipe with rice and vermicelli. Ingredients 1⁄3 cup butter 1⁄2 cup vermicelli noodles 1 cup rice 3 cups chicken broth salt and pepper to taste 2 tbsp butter 1 tbsp slivered almonds and pine nuts Instructions Heat butter in a heavy skillet over low heat. … Continue reading

Khachapuri

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Khachapuri Recipe type: Entree   Khachapuri is an Armenian food recipe for stuffed cheese pastry. Ingredients 2 packages dry yeast Sugar 1¼ cups lukewarm milk Flour 2 teaspoons salt ½ cup butter, softened 1 pound cheese, shredded 2 tablespoons butter, softened 1 egg, beaten Instructions Sprinkle yeast and ½ teaspoon sugar over milk in small, shallow … Continue reading

Darchin Tea

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Darchin Tea Recipe type: Drink   Darchin Tea is an Armenian food recipe for spiced tea. Ingredients 6 cups cold water 5 whole cloves 2 sticks cinnamon 3-4 tea bags Instructions Bring water to boil in teapot. Add cloves and cinnamon. Simmer 5 to 7 minutes. Remove from heat and add 3 or 4 tea bags. … Continue reading

Tutum Rechel

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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

Cucumber Jajukh

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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