Q is for Qatar: Chicken Saloona (Chicken & Vegetable Stew)

Qatari Saloona is another take on chicken stew

Qatari Saloona is another take on chicken stew

We were back in the Middle East for the latest installment of Cooking Around the World.  According to Wikipedia, Qatari cuisine has been largely influenced by both Indian and Iranian culture.  Apart from curry and tikka masala, I don’t know much about Indian cuisine, and I know even less about Iran.  However, my research suggested that it was actually largely similar to what I had found for both Kyrgyzstan and Oman.  Hoping for something new and exciting, I settled on a lamb dish…until the food store was charging $30 for a piece of meat.  That just wasn’t going to happen.  Back to chicken stew it was…

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