It is easier than you think to make your own yogurt! Here is a recipe for homemade yogurt and a wonderful drink (Doogh). Continue reading “Yogurt and Doogh”
Prevent cold, strengthen your immune system! All that with this wonderful and easy to make extract. Continue reading “Elderberry extract prevents colds.”
This is a very easy blueberry marmalade with an oriental taste. Continue reading “Blueberry marmalade”
This is a recipe for exceptionally excellent strawberry jam! Easy to make and tasty.
Something for both children and adults! In Iran, we are careful about what we eat in winter, spring, etc. When spring came, it was customary to offer salad (Romaine salad) with accessories. One of the accessories for the Romaine salad was just mint syrup. The other was a mixture of white wine vinegar and Angelika. Continue reading “Sekanjebin (Persian mint syrup)”
It’s no secret that we Iranians drink an incredible amount of tea every day. It is a ritual about tea drinking that is not so widely known. On the other hand, what most do not know is that Iran produces lots of tea. It’s really an incredible story about how the production started in Iran. In 1895, the English had a monopoly on tea production in India with the quite rigid rules for non-Europeans to engage in this trade. Continue reading “Chai – Te – Tea”