Cooking Class Recipes


The Afghan Women Center provides its members with the recipes conducted during the cooking classes 

  • Ingredients

  • 12-15 chicken drumsticks

  • 3 onions

  • 3 peppers (1 green, 1 red and 1 yellow)

  • 3 garlic cloves

  • 1 table spoon of ground coriander

  • Salt and pepper

  • ¾ cup of vegetable oil


  • Preparation 

  • 1. Peel the onions then pass them into the food processor until finely chopped.

  • 2. Preheat a pan with ½ the oil and carefully fry the chicken to get a golden color.

  • 3. In the meantime, preheat another pan with the remaining oil and cook the onions until translucent.

  • 4. Finely chop the garlic and cut the peppers into strips.

  • 5. Place the onions, chicken, garlic and peppers into a larger pot. Sprinkle with coriander powder. Season with salt and pepper. Cover and cook for 5-10 min over medium heat until the chicken is cooked through.

  • 6. Serve on a large plate and decorate with fresh parsley. 

  • Ingredients

  • Meat stuffing

  • -  2 Boneless chicken breast cut in cubes

  • -  4 onions coarsely chopped

  • -  1 pinch of cardamom powder

  • -  Salt and pepper

  • Vegetarian stuffing

  • -  1 1⁄2 cup of finely chopped fresh parsley

  • -  1 1⁄2 cup of finely chopped coriander

  • -  2 cup of coarsely chopped spinach

  • -  3 green onions finely chopped

  • -  1⁄4 cup of vegetable oil

  • -  1 table spoon of coriander seed powder

  • -  2 garlic cloves finely chopped

  • -  Salt and pepper

  • Dough

  • -  1 kg of puff pastry frozen dough

  • -  2 egg yolks

  • -  Icing sugar for decoration


  • Preparation

  • 1. Preheat your oven at 375 degrees. In a pan, cook the meat in 1 tbsp. (15 ml) of oil. Let it chill then pass it through the food processor until finely chopped.

  • 2. Chop all the herbs, the garlic and the green onions. Mix in a bowl with the oil and the spices. In the meantime golden the onions in the same pan used for the chicken.

  • 3. Add the chopped chicken to the onions once golden. Season with salt and pepper.

  • 4. Unroll the dough and cut it into squares of a diameter of approximately 10 cm. Make sure to allow enough time for thawing (90 min). Place 2 tbsp. of stuffing (vegetarian, meat or both) in the center and fold to form a triangle. Seal the corners with a fork by pressing gently.

  • 5. Brush the top of the samosa with the egg yolk and place in the middle of the oven for about 30 min, until the dough is golden. Sprinkle a little icing sugar on top for decoration 

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