Khoresht Haveej ~ Persian Carrot Stew

by My Persian Kitchen on October 21, 2014

Khoresht Haveej-8Today’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 give recipes an warm and earthy flavor.  The traditional recipe for this dish [click to continue…]

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Video Wednesday

by My Persian Kitchen on October 15, 2014

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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

October 14, 2014
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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 it out to her in Ms. Montazami’s cookbook a while back. I happen to like Koofteh Berenji, Persian Meatballs with Rice, a lot and I find […]

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MENA Cooking Club: Lentil Soup

October 10, 2014
MENA Lentil Soup

A few months ago I joined the Middle Eastern and North African (MENA) virtual cooking club. It’s been fun discovering recipes from various parts of the Middle East and North Africa. For this post I choose Egyptian Lentil Soup from the three choices that were presented by this month’s host Share and Enjoy:

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Keshmesh Polow ~ Persian Raisin Rice

October 9, 2014
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We have officially entered the Fall Season. But in my neck of the woods it does not feel like Fall, at all. I am serious when I say that I miss wearing my scarves and the slight chill in the air that we  experience here in Los Angeles. But let’s not get caught up in […]

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Video Wednesday

October 8, 2014
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Last year I received an email from Persian comedian Kvon asking me if I was interested in talking about Persian food for a documentary he was in the process of creating. I immediately said yes because I actually knew who he was and found him amusing.  A few years back he was on a show […]

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Persian Breakfast: Feta & Watermelon

October 3, 2014

About three weeks ago I finally had the opportunity to connect in real life with one of my favorite Persian bloggers who I came to know through Instagram a while back. I was immediately drawn to Fariba Share and Enjoy:

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Video Wednesday

July 30, 2014

It’s time for yet another fun Video Wednesday featuring Persian rice making. I laughed so so so much watching this video because I found it so relatable. When I first started making Persian rice a few years ago, it took a while to actually get the hang of things and learn all the little tricks […]

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MENA Cooking Club: Kadoo Dolmeh ~ Persian Stuffed Squash

July 10, 2014

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 a welcoming opportunity, specifically one that will allow me to share my passion for Persian food with a new set of readers, but also learn about […]

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Persian Rice Salad

July 2, 2014
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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 to wholeheartedly agree with Mr. Parson that nowadays there are a variety of pasta salads at delis that are generally heavy. To that I have to […]

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