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Anthony Bourdain and Persian Cuisine
5 years ago

Anthony Bourdain and Persian Cuisine

The very first time I saw Anthony Bourdain post a picture of his recent travel to Iran I first looked at the picture in complete disbelief and then I …
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Halloween Jack O’ Lanterns Peppers
5 years ago

Halloween Jack O’ Lanterns Peppers

In light of today being Halloween I thought I’d post a fun and healthy snack idea. I have been eating a lot of vegetables with yogurt or hummus as …
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Khoresht Haveej ~ Persian Carrot Stew
5 years ago

Khoresht Haveej ~ Persian Carrot Stew

Today’s recipe is Khoresht Haveej, a Persian stew that is made with carrots and prunes. I always associate Persian recipes made with prunes to fall or winter dishes. To me prunes …
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Video Wednesday

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Source: Iran Review

 

In light of last week’s post about Mehregan, today’s video is about the historical background of what this festival is and how it began

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Koofteh Somagh ~ Persian Rice Meatballs with Sumac
5 years ago

Koofteh Somagh ~ Persian Rice Meatballs with Sumac

I have been wanting to make this recipe for a while to post on MPK. Neither my mom or I had ever heard about Koofteh Somagh before I pointed …
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MENA Cooking Club: Kadoo Dolmeh ~ Persian Stuffed Squash

I was recently invited to participate in a virtual monthly cooking club called: Middle Easter & North African Cooking Club. Considering my love of food, this w

as certainly …
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Persian Rice Salad
5 years ago

Persian Rice Salad

A few weeks ago I read one of Russ Parsons’ articles in the LA Times about how Rice Salads have gone out of style in recent years. I have …
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Khoresht Rivas ~ Persian Rhubarb Stew
5 years ago

Khoresht Rivas ~ Persian Rhubarb Stew

 

Rhubarb is one of those types of vegetables that generally go under the radar. Generally speaking most people, when they think about Rhubarb recipes, the first thought that …
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Video Wednesday

One of the things that I have learned from having this website is that Persians are very passionate about our food but also feel very strongly about the way our …
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Simple & Delicious Vegetarian Persian Kotlet
6 years ago

Simple & Delicious Vegetarian Persian Kotlet

For those of you who have been reading My Persian Kitchen for a while, you may remember me mentioning that I used to be a pesco-vegetarian during a two …
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