Tag: olive oil

Oven Baked Chicken & Rice (Pilaf me Mish Pulë në Tavë)

Oven Baked Chicken & Rice (Pilaf me Mish Pulë në Tavë)

Ingredients 3-4 pounds of chicken, divided in portions 2 cups long-grain white rice 1 onion, finely chopped 2 tablespoons butter, unsalted 1 tablespoon olive oil 1 1/2 tablespoon salt 1 teaspoon black pepper 4 cups hot water A pinch saffron Preparation Preheat oven to 350…

Greek Creamy Egg – Lemon Chicken Soup (Supë Pule me Limon)

Greek Creamy Egg – Lemon Chicken Soup (Supë Pule me Limon)

This delicious Greek style egg lemon chicken soup is traditionally made in the cold winter days. It requires a flavorful homemade chicken broth made from scratch. The stars of this soup are the chicken broth and the egg lemon sauce. Ingredients 10 cups Homemade chicken…

Poached Egg Over Rice Spinach (Burani me Spinaq dhe Vezë)

Poached Egg Over Rice Spinach (Burani me Spinaq dhe Vezë)

Poached Egg Over Rice Spinach or Burani is the traditional dish with eggs poached on top. Healthy and nutritious, this dish is a one pot meal that is very easy and quick to make. Ingredients 2 pounds or 500 grams spinach, washed thoroughly, tough stems…

White Bean Stew (Gjellë me Grosh)

White Bean Stew (Gjellë me Grosh)

White bean stew is a delicious meal, easy to make and very healthy and nutritious. The recipe below is made with dry beans, stewed in red sauce made with chopped tomatoes or tomato paste and onion. White beans are legumes high in protein and have…

Beets and Potatoes Vinaigrette Salad

Beets and Potatoes Vinaigrette Salad

Vinaigrette salad is a staple dish along with Olivier salad at most Russian gatherings. Very popular also in many other Eastern European countries. Beets and potatoes salad is a combination of root vegetables with a vinegar dressing. The beets, potatoes, and carrots may be boiled…

Lamb, Lentil and Quinoa Soup

Lamb, Lentil and Quinoa Soup

This soup is delicious, nutritious and colorful with a good source of protein and dietary fiber. Brown, red, yellow or black lentils can be used depending on taste. This hearty soup can easily be a vegetarian soup, just by removing the meat from it. I…