Shirini-e Nokhodchi

Course General
Cuisine Persian / Iranian Recipes
Servings 2 People


  • 12 oz unsalted, butter
  • 14 oz chickpea flour
  • 3/4 cup owdered sugar
  • 1/4 teaspoon green cardamon seeds ground Pistachio, for presentation


  • Add all the ingredients in a bowl and mix them well using hands until a dough forms.
  • Place it in the refrigerator for 22-24 hours. Before baking let it stand on room temperature for an hour.
  • Flatten the dough with a rolling pin to the desired thickness for cookies.
  • Shape into cookies with flower, leaf and heart matrices or the shapes of your own choice.
  • Arrange the cookies on a baking sheet Place pistachio on each cookie and press it a little.
  • Preheat the oven to 300-325F Place the cookies in oven and let them bake for about 20 minutes. Enjoy delicious homemade shirini-e nokhodchi.
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