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

Cardamom Chickpea Cookies with Pistachios

Cardamom Chickpea Cookies with Pistachios – Buttery soft, delicate, crumbly, gluten free cardamom scented cookies for festive and all times!   I realized that I had not posted a cookie recipe, although I have a huge repertoire of recipes that … Continued

Persian Fresh Herb Stew with Meat and Kidney Beans

Persian Fresh Herb Stew with Meat and Kidney Beans – Juicy lamb in intensely fragrant and rich lemony herb gravy, packed with protein, fiber, phytonutrients and potassium.   Traditionally known as Ghormeh Sabzi, this stew has garnered the reputation of … Continued

Persian Noodle Soup with Beans and Herbs

Persian Noodle Soup with Beans and Herbs – A classic Persian soup, intensely aromatic, lip smacking, nutrient rich and a wholesome meal by itself!   This heart healthy soup traditionally known as Ash-e Reshteh, is perhaps the most popular Persian … 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 Creamy Barley Soup

Persian Creamy Barley Soup is a warm bowl of comfort, nutritious to the core and bursting with taste, flavor and……. Oh so creamy!!   When I look at all the recipes streaming on the news feeds of social media, I … 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

Almond Herb Crusted Baked Fish

Almond Herb Crusted Baked Fish is an incredibly flavorful healthy Persian Fish preparation, steeped in herbs, spices, and adorned with tiny red berries. This recipe uses a variety of herbs and some spices, which would ideally work well with a … Continued

Healthy Persian Barbari Bread

This Healthy Persian Barbari Bread is a must try for those who love baking bread. Crusty outside, tender inside, super tasty and nutritious! Much has been written about the famous Persian barbari bread. I fell in love with it the … Continued

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