Tahchin – Persian Saffron Rice with Chicken

Persian Saffron Rice with Chicken known as Tahchin is a delicious dish of chicken sandwiched between layers of rice having saffron infused in a yogurt mixture used to coat the rice and chicken,

Kuku Sibzamini

Kuku Sibzamini – Persian Boiled Potato Patties

Kuku Sibzamini is a delicious Persian recipe that is mainly made of boiled, mashed well seasoned potatoes with some shredded cheese. They are formed into patties and fried. They are so delicious!

Easy Homemade Yogurt

Easy Homemade Yogurt

Choose a high quality whole fat milk to make the best homemade yogurt. It is so easy and so satisfying. Give it a try!

Date Baklava Cheesecake

Date Baklava Cheesecake is a decadent creamy dessert of flaky phyllo dough, crushed nuts, and the cheesecake cream. Perfect to celebrate your special occasion!

Bamya (Okra Stew)

A flavorful dish of bamia okra stew immersed in tomato sauce with chunks of lamb meat is perfect with vermicelli rice and a bowl of salad for a healthy delicious dinner.

Hot Honey BBQ Sesame Chicken

This is one fo the most delicious and simple fried chicken recipes I have ever made. It can also be baked in the oven instead of deep fried. The butter milk and seasoning that it is marinated in make the world of difference in the taste but also makes it …

Classic Turkish Walnut Baklava

This recipe is a classic in our family. Its absolutely foolproof and if you follow the steps I’m sure you will be very proud of the results.

Aloo Mosama – Persian Dried Fruit Stew with Turkey

This Persian recipe gives a lot of moroccan vibe as it is a little on the sweeter side. The meat or chicken is usually slow cooked until tender and in the last 30 minutes the soaked and drained dried prunes and apricots are added to complete the dish. I had …