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Vegetarian Khoresht Karafs
8 years ago

Vegetarian Khoresht Karafs

Those of you who have seen and read the first Khoresht Karafs post will remember me mentioning that this celery stew was the first khoresht that I converted into …
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Pirashki Stuffed with Ground Beef
8 years ago

Pirashki Stuffed with Ground Beef

I think it’s pretty safe to say that there are a number of people who will be very happy to finally see this post.  With this said, I present …
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Tahcheen
8 years ago

Tahcheen

Tahcheen is a delicious rice that can be either baked on made on the stove.  I am sure you will agree with me that Tacheen is such a pretty sight to look at because of it’s brightness in color, all thanks to amount of saffron that is used in it.

This is a simple dish to make, for best results I highly recommend you marinade the cooked chicken in yogurt over night.

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Dolmeh: Bademjan ~ Stuffed Eggplant

Raise your hands if you like stuffed eggplants!

Dolemeh-ye Bademjan, stuffed eggplants, are simply delicious!

Some people refer to them as  eggplant while others call them aubergine or melongene. I personally love them and for today’s recipe  I could not resist buying the small kind.

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Salad Olivieh
8 years ago

Salad Olivieh

I can’t even begin to express how much I love Salad Olivieh. I love it soo sooo so much! It is our version of potato …
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Mast-o-Khiar ~ Persian Yogurt & Cucumber Dip
8 years ago

Mast-o-Khiar ~ Persian Yogurt & Cucumber Dip

Mast-o-khiar is such an easy and quick dip to make.  Literally translated the name of this dip means yogurt and cucumber.  It is one of the staples at Persian …
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Kuku Sabzi ~ Persian Frittata With Fresh Herbs
8 years ago

Kuku Sabzi ~ Persian Frittata With Fresh Herbs

Today’s post is the last of the recipes for the traditional meal consumed for Norouz.

Kuku Sabzi is by far my most favorite type of kuku.  This dish is …
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Sabzi Polow Mahi ~ Persian Herbed Rice with Fish
8 years ago

Sabzi Polow Mahi ~ Persian Herbed Rice with Fish

Norouz is only a few days away folks! Today’s post showcases yet another dish that it traditionally consumed for the Persian new year.  Last week I posted Reshteh Polow …
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Asheh Reshteh ~ Persian Noodle Soup
8 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
8 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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