Qutab is made by creating stiff dough from flour, water, eggs and salt, rolling it into a thin layer, cut a groove circles. In the middle of each circle to put stuffing and wrapped in crescent-shaped. Fry patties on both sides. When serving, pour over butter. Qutab is usually served with yoghurt with green coriander, fennel and sumac.
There are a lot of variations of qutab, usually pumpkin and greens are used as fillings. There are also Shamakhy qutab, Yashyl Qutab and Qarın qutabı, which is regional variations of qutab in Azerbaijan.