Ghotab is a Persianpastry made of flour, almond, powdered sugar, vegetable oil, and cardamom. The city of Yazd is well-known worldwide for its Ghotab. Motto: EsteqlÄl, ÄzÄdÄ«, jomhÅ«rÄ«-ye eslÄmÄ« (Persian) Independence, freedom, (the) Islamic Republic Anthem: SorÅ«d-e MellÄ«-e ÄªrÄn Capital (largest city) Tehran Persian Government Islamic Republic - Supreme Leader Ayatollah Ali Khamenei - President Mahmoud Ahmadinejad Establishment 550 BCE Cyrus the Great overthrows Median overlords and... Pastry is the name given to various kinds of dough made from ingredients such as flour, butter, shortening, baking powder and/or eggs that are rolled out thinly and used as the base for baked goods. ... Look up flour in Wiktionary, the free dictionary. ... Binomial name Prunus dulcis (Mill. ... Magnification of typical sugar showing monoclinic hemihedral crystal stucture. ... Genera Aframomum Amomum Elettaria The name cardamom (sometimes written cardamon) is used for species within three genera of the Ginger family (Zingiberaceae), namely Elettaria, Amomum and Aframomum. ... Yazd or Yezd (In Persian: ÛØ²Ø¯), is the capital of Yazd province, one of the most ancient and historic cities in Iran and a centre of Zoroastrian culture. ...
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