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Default 04-02-2012, 09:20 PM

I haven't tried much of pashtun food either, except Chapli kabab, which I love. Other Afghan food I have tried, but not all items, I am still yet to try mantu
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forgot bolani and borani. sorry couldn't find a pic.

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Default 04-11-2012, 04:47 PM

Originally Posted by al-arab View Post
Where can I find recipe of traditional Afghan/Pashtun food? I want my wife to try and make some Afghan food. One of my Pashtun friends from University, one day I tasted a very good soup that had noodles, different vegatables and tomato and mint leaves or similar. He told me the name but I have forgot it now.

Is it similar to any Afghan food or is it more Pakistani? It should be Afghan because he is from Qandahar and not Pakistan.
Al Arab, in our kitabtoon you can find an Afghan cookbook in English. I hope you/your wife will find lots of interesting and yummy recipes.
Bon appetit

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Default 04-13-2012, 08:30 AM

the average pashtun dish , is shlombe , some leaf of breads some tomato or some onions with it or some other veggies if the people have a bar . once in a while depending on the income , a soup with a few pieces of meat .

eggs are expensive, meat so expensive that 90% can not afford it on a daily basis . or even a weekly basis . same goes for all those tasty and refined dishes ...
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Default 05-08-2012, 11:04 PM

Originally Posted by shadowgoverner View Post
please dont mind him he is just a fool trying to put Afghans and muslim in a bad light.
even though its true that that not many people can affort to buy meat his 90% is a total non sense.
thes rest of his comment is his own stupid opinion.


ahhaahhha how is he doing that? He's right MOST Afghans do not eat this stuff daily, maybe on Ramadan or Naway Kal
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