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Pomegranate sherbet

Nar şərbəti - Pomegranate sherbet

An Azerbaijani sherbet (şərbət) is a refreshing, cooling drink made from fruit, sugar and water. The word sherbet comes from the Persian sharbat, itself an adaptation of the Arabic for drink, sharab. Sherbet entered the English language as sorbet, which is now more of an iced dessert or palate cleanser …

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Caraway sherbet

An Azerbaijani sherbet (şərbət) is a refreshing, cooling drink made from fruit or spices, sugar and water. The word sherbet comes from the Persian sharbat, itself an adaptation of the Arabic for drink, sharab. Sherbet entered the English language as sorbet, which is now more of an iced dessert or …

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Apricot preserve |Arik murabbasi

Arik murabbasi - Apricot preserve

Apricots grow across Azerbaijan, ripening in late June and July. Apricot preserve is a delicious way to enjoy the abundance of summer all year round. Use ripe but not over-ripe apricots to make preserves, avoiding the smaller fruit as they lose their shape in the cooking process. In Azerbaijani apricot …

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