Khoresh Gheymeh – Beef and yellow split pea stew with roasted potatoes

Khoresh Gheymeh is a well-recognized and popular dish to Iranians: a comforting meat-and-potato stew that has all the familiar flavors of Persian cuisine. The stew is flavored with the Persian spice mixture called Advieh, containing warming spices such as cinnamon and cardamom, earthy cumin and coriander, and a gentle kiss of ground rose petals. But…

Khoresh Karafs – Celery and beef stew with fresh herbs

Khoresh Karafs, a popular stew in Persian cuisine is remarkably flavorful with very few ingredients. Celery is sauteed on its own to enhance its flavor, then combined with herbs, beef, and Limu Omani which brings magic to this dish! Celery, oh celery! Let’s face it, celery probably isn’t the kind of vegetable that makes you…