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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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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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Khoresht Kadoo ~ Persian Zucchini Stew
9 years ago

Khoresht Kadoo ~ Persian Zucchini Stew

Before I begin this post, I want to make a little announcement. A while back Eric, one of the loyal readers, asked me for recipes that feed one to …
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Asheh Mast ~ Persian Herb & Yogurt Soup

One of the Ash, hearty soup, that I fondly remember my grandma making is Asheh Mast.  My grandma was a wonderful cook and everything that she made was simply …
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Butternut Squash & Prune Khoresht
9 years ago

Butternut Squash & Prune Khoresht

Persian Thanksgiving Side Dishes: Recipes 5

Today’s post has a bit of back story to it.  I’d like to think of it as saving the best for last…It was …
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Beet & Pomegranate Salad
9 years ago

Beet & Pomegranate Salad

Persian Thanksgiving Side Dishes: Recipe 4

I am so excited to present to you the 4th recipe in our Thanksgiving side dishes series! I saw this recipe in the …
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Pumpkin Khoresht
10 years ago

Pumpkin Khoresht

For the next two weeks I am going to post some delicious recipes that you,  my darling readers, can make for Thanksgiving.  I have to be honest with you, …
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Chicken with Sour Cherry Syrup

It occurred to me last week as I was going through my old posts that I never posted a recipe for the chicken that I had made to go …
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Khoresht Fesenjan ~ Persian Pomegranate and Walnut Stew
10 years ago

Khoresht Fesenjan ~ Persian Pomegranate and Walnut Stew

I think it is only logical for me to conclude the posts for “Pomegranate Week” with one of the most delicious and intriguing Persian dishes: Khoresht Fesenjan.

I can’t …
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Persian Chicken Soup

I have been sick since last Tuesday with a sore throat that just won’t give up and take a hike. I rarely get sick and frankly, I hate being …
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