Eid during Covid-19

Holidays in my multi-culti home are an exciting time, being able to add more tradition, foods, and richness from the traditions of my backgr

Date Truffles & Stuffed Dates Recipe

I've shared with you here my favorite way to elevate dates, taking them from ordinary to extraordinary. I love the balance of how the cream

Palau Spice Mix Recipe

Perfecting your palau spice mix is a difficult task, and one that requires an understanding of the balance of spices to be able to create a

Qabuli Palau Recipe

Qabuli Palau is arguably the most well known dish in Afghan cuisine. It utilizes the central spices found in many Afghan dishes into one inc

Sheer Chai (Afghan Pink Tea) Recipe

Sheer chai is the name for the classic Afghan pink tea that is made from a particular type of green tea which oxidizes into a pink color.

The Essence of Nawroz: Afghan New Year

As we embark upon the countdown to Nawroz, I'll be sharing unique recipes, both Afghan & Afghan American, as well as cultural traditions

Afghan Pomegranate Roll Cake Recipe

Learn how to make a delicious pomegranate cake, both light and sweet as this sponge cake roll comes to life with a twist.

Afghan Kitchen Talk & Terms 101: Noshejaan!

An inside look into terms you can use to communicate with an Afghan host during a meal & terms commonly utilized in cooking & the kitchen