Today HozOboz prepared an extremely tasty dish of Georgian cuisine called adjarski khachapuri. To debunk this myth about how hard it is to cook at home, we’ve chosen this dish. The truth is we want to say, that our Adjarski khachapuri and its recipe are more adapted to constant lack of time nowadays. However, do not worry, you will learn the secrets of the classic recipe and very soon too. In the meantime, let's look back many years earlier and know the history of the dish, as well as talk about the benefits of this, as it would seem, not dietary snacks.
Like many other Caucasian dishes, its history expands to centuries. Indeed, the whole kitchen of the Georgian people is shrouded in a veil of secrecy, impregnated with aromas of herbs and scents of hot spices. Well, since bread is known to be the most important ingredient of local cuisine, khachapuri is a key element of any Caucasian feast. That is why there are so may options for khachapuri recipes. The word khachapuri comes from a tandem of Georgian "hacho'' ‘(cottage cheese) and ‘’puri'' (bread), or just bread with cheese or curd. Of course, for many years, other fillings became popular like meat, mushrooms or beans.
The strange of Ajarksi khachapuri’s shape is believed to be given by the sailors who lived in the coastal areas of the country, and the egg, which is usually split into ready khachapuri according to traditional recipe, symbolizes the sun. There also a pie resembling khachapuri with egg. This cake almost copied the appearance of our today’s dish. That’s all for now on history. Let’s move to the healthy features of the dish and say a few words about its benefits.
First of all, just as white bread, khachapuri contains vitamin B, which undoubtedly has a positive effect on the nervous system and the general state of a body. In addition, due to the vitamin content, the dough strengthens your immune system. It also contains a lot of calcium, iron and phosphorus which has a lot to do with healthy teeth, nails and hair. Thanks to protein our body receives a lot of important amino acids including lysine and methionine. Indeed, we actually need bread for normal digestion of food, especially those of us who suffer from gastritis.
The benefits of cheese do not need any presentation because of vitamins, calcium and phosphorus. In addition, all the substances contained in the cheese are immediately assimilated by human body. It’s no accident that Caucasus region is filled with long-livers, they just know exactly what and when they should eat. Chinese wisdom says "We are what we eat''. Therefore, all doubts aside and let’s start cooking Adjarski khachapuri - here's our recipe with photos!
As you might have noticed, it’s not so hard to cook Adjarski khachapuri ,and it looks so delicious in the photo! Perhaps you have your personal recipes, so we look forward to them eagerly to share it with others if you want. Let's cook together - it's very entertaining process and all members of HozOboz family knows about it! Feel free to contact us and leave your comments. Always yours, HozOboz!