Blog Archives for tag saffron

Saffron Rice with Green Peas, Pine Nuts & Tarragon

With end of season heirloom tomatoes on hand both from our garden and our local CSA, I have had my… Continue reading »

‘Persian-Style Carrots & Black-Eyed Peas’

This fragrant Persian-inspired side dish was… simply put, decadent.  A hearty mixture of tender black-eyed peas, carrots, herbs, onions, garlic… Continue reading »

Crawfish Paella with Black Beans & Asparagus

This is so much more than just Crawfish Paella with Black Beans & Asparagus.  With so many colorful ingredients, this melting… Continue reading »

Rice Pilaf with Carrots & Herbs

This classic Persian rice pilaf is made not only with fluffy long-grain rice, but also thin strands of angel hair… Continue reading »

Saffron Risotto with Roasted Cherry Tomatoes & Almonds

As a decadent side dish or vegetarian entrée idea, my Saffron Risotto with Roasted Cherry Tomatoes & Almonds is as… Continue reading »

Creamy Carrot Soup with Orange & Saffron

This soul-warming soup gets its lovely orange hue from the puree of sliced carrots as well as a pinch of saffron… Continue reading »

Saffron Risotto with Delicata Squash, Green Beans & Feta

Saffron imparts not only a lovely yellow hue to dishes, but also a rich flavor.  In this risotto dish I… Continue reading »

‘Persian Sweet Rice’

This may just look like ordinary  yellow rice, but don’t be fooled by its simple façade!  This rice is actually… Continue reading »

Potatoes with Saffron-Garlic Oil

An infused oil is a great way to liven up what would ordinarily be a hum-drum side dish.  Take these… Continue reading »

Honey-Harissa Pork Tenderloin with Saffron Rice & Zucchini

This simple recipe for a flavorful roast pork and sides comes together with such ease! The saffron grains cook on the… Continue reading »