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Saffron Mashed Potatoes by FamilySpice.com and a chance to win 5-grams of FREE saffron! (giveaway ends 12/2/2014)

Saffron Mashed Potatoes {Giveaway}

Add a touch of gourmet with a very simple ingredient. Whip up some golden Saffron Mashed Potatoes for your next meal! With this week of thanks upon us, I know one thing I am thankful for: I do not have to host the Thanksgiving dinner this year! My mom has volunteered to do that. Since […]

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Persian Saffron Rice Pudding - Sholeh Zard by FamilySpice.com

Persian Saffron Rice Pudding – Sholeh Zard

Sholeh Zard is a traditional Persian rice pudding made with basmati rice, sugar, saffron and rosewater. It is garnished with cinnamon, pistachios and almonds. I never thought much about having a favorite color until I had kids. All of a sudden there were favorites everywhere. Favorite foods. Favorite movies. Favorite books. Favorite colors. The first time […]

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Saffron and Raisin Pound Cake by FamilySpice.com

Saffron and Raisin Pound Cake

Fresh ground saffron is not just for paella! It makes this buttery saffron and raisin pound cake aromatic, exotic and delectable! As I have mentioned time and time again on my blog, I do not consider myself a baker. I do not have the training or second sense when it comes to baking. Nor, do […]

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Persian Saffron Cookies (Nan-e Keshmeshi) by Familyspice.com

25 Days of Cookies: Persian Saffron Cookies (Nan-e Keshmeshi)

These Persian Saffron Cookies (Nan-e Keshmeshi) are deceptively simple, yet have tremendous flavor and aroma. If you’ve ever been to a Middle-Eastern market or visited Teh-rAngeles (the Persian pet-name for the high concentrated of Iranians in Los Angeles), you have probably seen these wonderful Persian Saffron Cookies (Nan-e Keshmeshi). My mother-in-law is an amazing cook, but […]

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