Persian Zucchini Kuku (Kuku Kadoo)

Baked Zucchini Kuku is a Persian style frittata. So custardy, delicious and nutritious. Low in calories and carbs but with high quality protein, potassium, antioxidants.   WHAT IS GOOD ABOUT THIS PERSIAN ZUCCHINI KUKU   You’ve got to try this … Continued

Creamy Indian Spiced Mustard Greens and Spinach Soup

Easy and aromatic mustard greens and spinach soup inspired by the famous Indian Sarson Ka Saag. So delicious, nutritious, low carb, gluten free and vegetarian.   Nothing is more comforting than the flavors of childhood. For me, that has got … Continued

Tahini Creamed Yellow Squash with Caramelized Shallots

Tahini Creamed Yellow Squash with Caramelized Shallots – a flavor and nutrient packed alternative to mashed potatoes that is lower in carbs, high in fiber and healthy fats!   I served this awesome velvety creamed squash with this Spicy Seared … Continued

Spinach Kale Egg Mushroom Birds Nests

Spinach Kale Egg Mushroom Birds Nests – a nourishing, filling, low carb, super tasty egg and veggie dish loaded with protein, fiber, potassium.   Want to serve up some eggs and veggies in a creative manner? Here I present to … Continued

Lentil Cranberry Saffron Rice

Lentil Cranberry Saffron Rice: A Persian style aromatic dish that is a bit tangy, subtly sweet and savory, packed with plant protein, fiber, antioxidants and healthy fats.   If you have been reading food news articles recently, then you know … Continued

Crispy Potato Edamame Cigar Samosas

Crispy Potato Edamame Cigar Samosas – an easier and lighter baked version of a hugely popular spicy Indian snack, loaded with flavor and boosted in nutrients.   Samosa is the quintessential Indian snack that dots the lavish tables of the … Continued

Spaghetti Squash Vermicelli Chicken Biryani

Spaghetti Squash Vermicelli Chicken Biryani – lower in calories and carbohydrates, high in protein, healthy fats, classic Indian flavor and with a delightful taste and texture.   The flavor of the classic Indian Biryani, which is prepared with rice, has … Continued

Persian Lubia Polo (Green Bean Rice)

Persian Lubia Polo – a green bean rice, is a complete meal with an amazing taste, so quick and easy to prepare, with good protein, fiber and complex carbohydrates.   This Persian Lubia Polo is a popular comfort dish – … Continued

Barberry Quinoa Rice with Saffron Chicken

Barberry Quinoa Rice with Saffron Chicken is a tangy sweet mouth watering feast with plenty of protein, healthy fats and is phytochemical rich!!   This is an adapted version of a much favored Persian rice dish known as Zereskh Polow. … Continued

Persian Shrimp Quinoa Herb Rice

Persian Shrimp Quinoa Herb Rice is an adapted version of a traditional dish. Skillfully sneak in some whole grains and fiber to your picky rice eaters!!   Having grown up in a rice eating culture, I know very well how … Continued