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Iranians have a saying in response to a guest who has thanked them for their food: ‘noosheh jaan.’ The sentiment being: ‘may it be nourishing for your soul.’
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Seasonal Recipe Stars
Blood Oranges are in season until May – treat yourself and make Khoresh Porteghal. A slow cooked Persian chicken stew with warming spices, fennel, oranges and barberries. Find the recipe here.
Red Cabbages are in season – make this Roasted Cabbage with Orange, Carrot and Cashew Dressing.
It’s celery season. Make this Persian Lamb, Celery and Herb Stew – Khoresh Karafs.