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|Alternative names||Oshi palav|
|Course||Lunch, dinner, traditionally the main course|
|Place of origin||Afghanistan|
|Region or state||Central Asia|
|Created by||Afghan cuisine|
|Main ingredients||Steamed rice mixed with raisins, carrots, and lamb or beef|
Qabeli palaw (Dari: قابلی پلو) is a variety of pilaf made in Afghanistan. It consists of steamed rice mixed with raisins, carrots, and beef or lamb. There exist different variations depending on the region.
Qabeli palaw is considered a festive and important dish due to the price and quality of the ingredients as well as its tradition of being Afghanistan's national dish. The dish is traditionally placed in the center of the meal with other foods making up the rest of the perimeter.
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