When autocomplete results are available use up and down arrows to review and enter to select. Touch device users, explore by touch or with swipe gestures.

Persian Recipes

Discover Pinterest’s 10 best ideas and inspiration for Persian Recipes. Get inspired and try out new things.
Chicken marinated in cinnamon, cardamom, turmeric, cumin honey and lemon, before roasting, is a gorgeous summery recipe that's a doddle to make.

4 · 55 minutes · Chicken marinated in cinnamon, cardamom, turmeric, cumin honey and lemon, before roasting, is a gorgeous summery recipe that’s a doddle to make.

10 ingredients

Meat
  • 6 Chicken legs, free-range skin-on
Produce
  • 1 Handful Parsley, fresh
  • 1 Zest and juice 1 lemon
Condiments
  • 2 tsp Clear honey
Baking & Spices
  • 6 Cardamom pods
  • 1 tsp Cinnamon, ground
  • 1 tsp Turmeric, ground
Oils & Vinegars
  • 2 tbsp Olive oil
Nuts & Seeds
  • 1/2 tsp Cumin, ground
Dairy
  • 150 ml Greek yogurt
10 Traditional Persian Recipes - Insanely Good

10 · You'll wonder how you ever lived without these traditional Persian recipes. From rice to stew to kebabs, these dishes bring a true taste of Persia!

10 ingredients

Meat
  • 1 Persian chicken kebabs
Produce
  • 1 Persian tea
Pasta & Grains
  • 1 Persian saffron rice
Snacks
  • 1 Persian rice cookies
Dairy
  • 1 Persian yogurt drink
Deli
  • 1 Shirazi salad
Liquids
  • 1 Persian baklava with walnuts and rosewater
Other
  • Fesenjan (Pomegranate Walnut Stew)
  • Kuku Sabzi
  • Mast o Khiar (Persian Yogurt Cucumber Dip)
Persian Slow Roasted Lamb. Moreish and divine is  the best way to describe this slow cooked lamb. The exotic scents that fill the kitchen while cooking this dish are incredible.

Persian Slow Roasted Lamb. Moreish and divine is the best way to describe this slow cooked lamb. The exotic scents that fill the kitchen while cooking this dish are incredible.

Yammie's Noshery: Persian Saffron Chicken {Zereshk Polo Ba Morgh}

An authentic recipe for Persian Saffron Chicken with Barberry Rice! This is such an amazing combo of flavors and spices!

28 ingredients

Meat
  • 6 pieces Chicken, bone in
Produce
  • 1/4 tsp Coriander
  • 1 Cucumber
  • 2 cloves Garlic
  • 1 Lemon, juice of
  • 1/2 Red onion
  • 2 Tomatoes
  • 1 Yellow onion, large
Canned Goods
  • 2 1/2 cups Chicken stock
  • 2 tbsp Tomato paste
Pasta & Grains
  • 1 1/2 cups Basamati rice, dry
Baking & Spices
  • 1/4 tsp Cardamom
  • 1/8 tsp Chili powder
  • 1/4 tsp Cinnamon
  • 1/4 tsp Nutmeg
  • 1/4 tsp Saffron
  • 1 Salt and pepper
  • 1 Salt and pepper
  • 1/4 tsp Sugar
  • 1 3/4 tsp Turmeric
Oils & Vinegars
  • 3 tbsp Vegetable oil
Nuts & Seeds
  • 1/4 tsp Cumin
Dairy
  • 1 tsp Butter
Frozen
  • 1 Ice cube
Liquids
  • 1 Of the reserved saffron water, Half
  • 1/2 Saffron water
Other
  • 1/3 cup Dried barberries (you can buy them here)
  • 1 tablespoon fresh mint, chopped or 1 teaspoon dried
Persian Style Chicken Curry With Pomegranate - my take on Fesenjan stew - with added veggies! Gluten Free too!

Persian Style Chicken Curry With Walnuts and Pomegranate - my take on Fesenjan stew - with added veggies! Gluten Free too!

Persian noodle soup with beans and herbs, also known as Ash Reshteh, is a classic Persian soup, that is intensely aromatic, incredibly delicious, healthy and a wholesome one pot meal by itself! This vegetarian soup recipe is popular at Persian new year, but is a favorite all times too. It will be fantastic cooked in a slow cooker. # souprecipes #middleeasternfood #beans #onepot

Ash Reshteh is a classic Persian noodle soup with beans and herbs that is intensely flavorful, amazingly delicious and a wholesome meal by itself.

This rice dish is based on one of the most famous Persian polos (pilaf), known as sabzi polo.

This rice dish—flavored with rose petals, mint, parsley, dill, and cilantro—is based on the Persian rice pilaf known as sabzi polo.

14 ingredients

Ingredients
  • 3 cups basmati rice
  • Kosher salt
  • Vegetable oil (for frying; about 3 cups)
  • 4 large shallots, thinly sliced into rings
  • 3/4 cup finely chopped cilantro
  • 3/4 cup finely chopped dill
  • 3/4 cup finely chopped parsley
  • 1/2 cup finely chopped mint
  • 1/3 cup finely chopped tarragon
  • 1 teaspoon finely ground saffron threads
  • 4 (4-inch) squares lavash or 7 romaine lettuce leaves, dark green parts only
  • 4 green garlic or 4 scallions, white and pale-green parts only, finely chopped
  • 6 tablespoons unsalted butter, melted
  • 1 tablespoon finely ground dried rose petals (optional)
N H
N H saved to Food
Persian shrimp rice with quinoa is an easy and healthy recipe with loads of flavor from curry powder, spices, red peppers and herbs. It is a great option for weeknight meals. And it skillfully uses some whole grains and quinoa. A spicy middle eastern dinner that you can adjust to your taste. #seafoodrecipes #shrimprecipe #ricerecipe

Shrimp rice is so delicious, healthy and easy. This Persian style rice with lots of herbs and spices, makes a happy family dinner.

These Persian potato patties are a family favorite. They are so easy to make and you can even use leftover mashed potatoes for the recipe! These potato patties are fried in a little bit of oil until they are crispy and brown on the outside and creamy and soft on the inside. #kuku #potatorecipes #potatopatties #persianrecipes

These potato patties are crispy on the outside and creamy and soft on the inside. This is an easy potato patties recipe to make a light meal.

More related to Persian Recipes