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Cucumber Dip
1 day ago

Cucumber Dip

Superbowl is in a couple of days; as usual all I am looking forward to is the commercials, the food, and of course half time. So it only makes sense …
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Asheh Kadoo Halvai ~ Butternut Squash Soup
2 months ago

Asheh Kadoo Halvai ~ Butternut Squash Soup

Something very unexpected happened this year for the first time. Unlike every year when I looked forward to pumpkin season and making all kinds of pumpkin relate recipes, this year …
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Pomegranate & Walnut Tequila
3 months ago

Pomegranate & Walnut Tequila

A few years ago a fellow co-worker shared her family recipe for infused tequila. First I was all ears because the tequila is infused with pomegranates; but what really grabbed …
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Pomegranate Cheese Ball
3 months ago

Pomegranate Cheese Ball

A few years ago I had to make a few appetizers on a very tight budget. I really wanted to make a Goat Cheese log but my tight budget did …
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Video Wednesday

There are many different techniques used to open and seed pomegranates. This method is still my favorite and the one I use all the time to seed my pomegranates!

Fesenjan ba Ordak  ~ Pomegranate Stew with Duck
3 months ago

Fesenjan ba Ordak ~ Pomegranate Stew with Duck

When I was first gifted Najmieh Batmanglij’s New Food of Life cookbook I remember eagerly leafing through it and admiring all the pictures of her recipes. One picture in particular, …
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