Azerbaijani Cuisine


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Azerbaijani cuisine (Azerbaijani: Azərbaycan Mətbəxi, refers to the cooking styles and dishes of the Azeri in Azerbaijan republic and Iranian Azerbaijan. Its cuisine has a lot in common with Iranian and Turkish cuisine. Many foods that are indigenous to the country can now be seen in the cuisines of other neighboring cultures. For the Azerbaijanis, food is an important part of their culture and is deeply rooted in the history, traditions and values.

Out of 11 climate zones known in the world, the Azerbaijani climate has nine.This contributes to the fertility of the land, which in its turn results in the richness of the cuisine.

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Lavangi is a traditional dish of Azerbaijan. It comes from southern regions of Azerbaijan.
This is a traditional Azerbaijani meal, a sort of dumplings of dough filled with ground meat and condiments.
This is one of the most popular desserts in Azerbaijan. It is a sweet patty, filled with ground almonds, hazelnuts, …
This is another popular dessert. Several layers of very thin dough alternate layers of chopped nuts with honey to prepare …
This is a rich, sweet dessert pastry made of layers of filo filled with chopped nuts and sweetened and held …
is a national meal of Azerbaijani cuisine, a soup traditionally made from plain yoghurt and herbs.
Kabab And Shashlik is very popular in Azerbaijan. There are many types of kabab and shashlik in Azerbaijan
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Azerbaijan cuisine in composition and diversity of dishes is one of extremely tasty and healthy cuisines. It is characterized by an abundance of a variety of meat (lamb, beef, and poultry) and fish (starry sturgeon, sturgeon) and vegetable dishes, complemented by aromatic herbs and spices, as well as beautiful appearance.


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Azerbaijan has a very rich and delicious cuisine. However it is not very well promoted in the world and it is very hard to find original Azerbaijani food somewhere in Europe or North America. However, if you are in Baku, don't miss a chance to taste the country's most delicious national dishes.