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Asheh Anar ~ Pomegranate Soup

It has been way too long since I have posted a recipes. I actually made this soup in February during the cooler months here in Southern California. Unfortunately, I …
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Wellness Wednesday

Last week Elena on her Wellness Wednesday post blogged candidly about cooking while being upset at her partner and how she soon realized that she was transferring her inner feelings …
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Wellness Wednesday

Our friend Elena came up with the concept of Wellness Wednesday on her blog a couple of years ago.

Wellness Wednesday is about empowerment, acknowledgment and sharing.  Its about …
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Persian Rice Cooker

Did I mention how much I love it when people leave comments? I do, I really really do!

Todays’ post is yet another response to a comment. To be precises, …
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Kashkeh Bademjan ~ Persian Eggplant Dip
10 years ago

Kashkeh Bademjan ~ Persian Eggplant Dip

Last week Joan left a comment asking me about a warm borani made with eggplant. Well ladies and gentleman I present to you Kashkeh Bademjan, …
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Advieh – a blend of spices for Persian Cooking
10 years ago

Advieh – a blend of spices for Persian Cooking

So this post is for Mely who left a comment wanting to know how to make advieh. Sorry it took me a while but this turned out to be …
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Lima Bean and Dill Kuku
10 years ago

Lima Bean and Dill Kuku

I am all cuckoo for Kuku (pronounced kookoo)!

I always like saying that about Kuku. For those of you who have not had this particular Persian dish, it is …
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Khoresht Karafs ~ Persian Celery Stew
11 years ago

Khoresht Karafs ~ Persian Celery Stew

I would totally lie to you if I told you that I have always loved Khoresht Karafs.  As a child I didn’t,  it didn’t do much for me.  Then …
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Borani Esfanaj ~ Yogurt with Spinach
11 years ago

Borani Esfanaj ~ Yogurt with Spinach

In Persian borani is an appetizer which is made with yogurt and some type of vegetable. Today’s recipe is Borani Esfanaj, which is yogurt with spinach. I …
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Khoresht Ghaimeh ~ Persian Stew with Meat & Split Peas
11 years ago

Khoresht Ghaimeh ~ Persian Stew with Meat & Split Peas

The first dish that I would like to talk about is by far one of my most favorites: Khoresht Ghaimeh. This is a delicious blend …
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