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Next Foodnetwork Star: Penny Davidi Getting Spinoff Show?

Recently eliminated Next Foodnetwork Star, and self-proclaimed “Middle Eastern Momma”, Penny Davidi may have had a somewhat rocky time building relationships with a few of her cast mates, but this Persian girl definitely made a lasting impression on the judges with her cooking skills. Cooking a variety of dishes from all over the Middle East, […]

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Persian Cuisine: Saraban, A Cookbook for Everyone

Saraban, a cookbook, is an unforgettable culinary journey through modern-day Persia. Following ancient spice trails, Greg and Lucy Malouf discover a land of generous hospitality, of tea-houses, mosques and caravanserais.

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DC’s Real Top Chef: Interview with Chef Maziar Farivar of Peacock Cafe

Have you ever wondered why there is such a lack of Persian Chefs in the culinary world? We have. So we searched and researched–sniffing around the global kitchen–and found our first five-star/diamond (in our opinion at least) Persian Chef in the US: Maziar Farivar, of Georgetown’s Prospect St.-treasure, Peacock Cafe.

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