• Dinner
  • Persian Lemon Chicken Soup

    This traditional Persian Chicken Soup recipe is sets apart with the addition of dried Persian limes, tangy, sour and delicious! www.seriousspice.com

    Growing up with a Persian momma has it’s ups and downs but one definite advantage is the home cooking! Especially when you’re feeling under the weather and she whips up the most comforting bowl of chicken soup. Mmmmmm…. This chicken soup departs from the traditional with its addition of dried Persian limes and turmeric for the […]

  • Breakfast
  • Sweet Potato Vegetarian Hamin (Shabbat Stew)

    This vegetarian slow cooker version of Hamin, the traditional Jewish stew, is made with hearty sweet potatoes, barley, white beans and tomato sauce. It's the perfect winter comfort food! www.seriousspice.com

    Hamin is a traditional Jewish dish where instead of throwing out the leftovers from the past week, thrifty families would throw all the meat, bones, and vegetables they had into a pot and let them simmer overnight. You’ll see variations on this comforting stew coming from all sides of the Jewish spectrum; Sephardic Jews of Morocco, Yemen, Iraq, Iran, and European […]

  • Dinner
  • Baked Ziti Recipe

    Baked Ziti

    This week has been a hectic one, with my pregnant belly getting bigger we’re getting ready to move to a new apartment and I’ve been busy packing and getting everything ready. It’s one of those weeks where all I’m looking to cook are easy dishes that can be used more than once. Hence, the baked […]