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Persian Saffron Rice Pudding - Sholeh Zard

Persian Saffron Rice Pudding – Sholeh Zard

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 one of my kids asked me my favorite color, I drew a blank. I loved my soft grey tshirts, but how boring is […]

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Saffron & Raisin Pound Cake and a Giveaway!

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 I have the patience to meticulously decorate my baked creations. I gravitate towards simpler desserts, where a primary ingredient gets all […]

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25 Days of Cookies: Persian Saffron Cookies

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 Saffron Cookies. My mother-in-law is an amazing cook, but she confesses she doesn’t have the patience to bake, especially Persian pastries. And since these cookies are […]

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