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Asheh Reshteh ~ Persian Noodle Soup
10 years ago

Asheh Reshteh ~ Persian Noodle Soup

Asheh Reshteh is a delicious hearty soup that is part of the Norouz menu.  Reshteh in Farsi means noodles. This soup is made with Persian noodles which are flat, …
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Tahdig with Potato
10 years ago

Tahdig with Potato

Here we go! Another post about tahdig! So far I have posted about two methods of making tahdig, one is with yogurt and saffron and the other is with …
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Mirza Ghassemi ~ A Persian Eggplant, Tomato, and Egg Dish
10 years ago

Mirza Ghassemi ~ A Persian Eggplant, Tomato, and Egg Dish

I go on and on and on and oooon about all the reasons why I love this blogging business and how much it has enriched my life. But let …
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Jujeh Kabob Grilled Indoors

Last week was a bit of blessing in disguise in Los Angeles….kinda sorta. We got some much needed rain after months of drought.  All the rain of course also …
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Salad Shirazi ~ Persian Salad from City of Shiraz
10 years ago

Salad Shirazi ~ Persian Salad from City of Shiraz

I have a girl friend who I met through an Iranian charity organization that I belong to. Her name is Homeyra. She is the happiest person on earth. She …
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Braised Chicken Thighs with Bay Leaf

Last week I posted Mitra’s Sunshine Chicken which is a great protein side dish to any Polow recipe. This week I have yet another recipe for chicken. This one …
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Zereshk Polow ~ Rice with Barberries

When I was a kid word got out that I loved Zereshk Polow. When information as such gets out all of a sudden it seems as though that’s the …
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Mitra’s Sunshine Chicken

A few years ago while my mom was here visiting we were invited to lunch at my cousin’s house Mitra.  I will say without a shadow of shame that …
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Reshteh Polow ~ Persian Rice with Noodles
10 years ago

Reshteh Polow ~ Persian Rice with Noodles

You wonder what “Reshteh means in Farsi? It means thin flat Persian  noodles.

Those of you who are fans over at  My Persian Kitchen’s Facebook Fan Page may have …
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Sugar Cookies

As I mentioned in my last post, December 22nd is my mom’s birthday. I thought I would get a little artistic for her birthday post!

Here is my …
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