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Persian Delights

Persian Chicken With Lentil Rice Recipe

Even kids who dislike lentils will gorge this exotic dish...

Persian Sour Cherry Saffron Rice (Polow)

Luscious sour cherries….saffron….basmati rice….if there ever was a rice dish that could tease me into submission, this would be it. When I lived in Hollywood, I used to frequent a Persian restaurant and order just a big ginormous platter of cherry...

Slow-Roast Persian Lamb With Pomegranate Salad

This sweet, meltingly-tender lamb makes a show-stopping dinner party dish...

Lamb Shanks And Herbed Basmati Rice With Fava Beans

The dish I’ve prepared is maybe one of the most traditional dishes in Iranian/Persian Cuisine. It’s a favorite dish among many Iranians/Persians.

Persian Pavlova - Recipes

An unconventional pavlova that’s perfect as a celebration cake was created accidentally one day at Kepos Street Kitchen when we were trying to make a unique gluten-free cake for a customer. It is a versatile recipe, so you can change the type of n...

Shir Berenj - Persian Rice Pudding Recipe On Food52

Shir-berenj is the Persian incarnation of rice pudding, an universal comfort food. Milk, water, rice and cardamom are its indispensable ingredients, and depending on the cook, optional ingredients may include: sugar, rosewater, cream or half and h...

Persian Lamb Meatballs

Sabrina Ghayour's full-of-flavour meatballs, also known as koofteh berenji, are made with lots of fresh herbs and spices. They are best served with flatbreads and natural yogurt.

Mirza Ghasemi - Persian Eggplant - The Lotus And The Artichoke

Mirza Ghasemi is an incredibly delicious, remarkably simple, classic Persian eggplant dish. This recipe is totally vegan, though traditionally Mirza Ghasemi is usually made with eggs. I was taught this amazing recipe while living with a wonderful ...

Iranian Vegetable Stew With Dried Lime

Serve this sweet, sharp stew with steamed rice. Serves six.

Persian-Style Vegetable Casserole

Persian-style vegetable casserole is a warming dish that the whole family can enjoy together. Combining carrot, onion and celery together with a whole heap of other freshly prepared vegetables, this casserole is infused with cumin seeds and chilli...

Khoresht Fesenjan Recipe (Persian Vegetarian Pomegranate Walnut Stew)- By Archana's Kitchen - Simple Recipes & Cooking Ideas

Khoresht Fesenjan Recipe (Persian Pomegranate Walnut Stew) is a perfect, rich and delicious dish for the autumn and winters, made with pomegranate juice and ground walnuts. The combination of walnuts and pomegranate juice in a stew really fascinat...

Persian Yogurt Soup

This soup is a test of patience and restraint. If you're easily distracted, skip it. If you can mind a pot, stirring, singularly-focused, for a half hour, perhaps longer, you'll be rewarded with a beautiful, herbed, Persian yogurt soup, Ashe Mast....

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Persian Delights

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Here are some traditional recipes from the magical land of Persia that you can try out...