Blogs & Recipes

Saffron Rosewater Pistachio Ice Cream (Bastani Zafrani) - Heray Spice
Apr 09, 2023
Introduction The Saffron Rosewater Pistachio Ice Cream or (Bastani Zafrani) is a delicious and luxurious dessert that is perfect for satisfying a sweet tooth. The combination of saffron, rosewater, and heavy cream make for a rich and creamy ice cream that is both flavorful and nutritious. Here is a recipe for Saffron Pistachio Rosewater Ice Cream, also known as Bastani Zafrani. This creamy and fragrant dessert is a popular treat in Iran, Afghanistan, and other parts of the Middle East.
Khoresh-e Fesenjoon Full Recipe - Heray Spice
Apr 03, 2023
Introduction: Khoresh-e Fesenjoon is a popular Persian dish made with pomegranate molasses, ground walnuts, and meat. It has a unique sweet and sour taste and is usually served with steamed saffron rice. In this blog post, we will guide you through the steps to cook Khoresh-e Fesenjoon at home. Ingredients: 1 lb boneless chicken or beef 2 cups of walnuts 2 onions, chopped 1 cup of pomegranate molasses 1 tbsp of sugar (optional) 2 tbsp of vegetable oil 1 tsp of turmeric Salt and pepper to taste Saffron (optional)
Exploring the Origins of Spices: From Medicinal Remedies to Culinary Delights - Heray Spice
Apr 01, 2023
Exploring the Roots of Flavor: A Journey through the Earliest History of Spices: The use of spices can be traced back thousands of years to ancient civilizations in the Middle East and Asia. The history of spices is intertwined with the history of human civilization, as spices were traded along the famous Silk Road, which connected the East and West, and were often considered to be more valuable than gold. One of the earliest recorded uses of spices was by the ancient Egyptians, who used spices such as cumin, coriander, and cinnamon in their embalming process. Spices were also used in ancient India, where they were believed to have medicinal properties and were used in religious ceremonies. The trade of spices became a lucrative business during the medieval period, as spices were used to flavor and preserve food, and were believed to have medicinal properties. Arab traders controlled the spice trade for centuries, and it was not until the 15th century that European explorers, such as Vasco da Gama and Christopher Columbus, began to search for new trade routes to the East in order to bypass Arab traders.
How to Make Saffron And Turmeric Latte? - Heray Spice
Apr 01, 2023
Saffron and Turmeric Latte is a delicious and warming drink that is perfect for cold winter days or as a treat for yourself. The combination of saffron and turmeric creates a unique and rich flavor that is sure to impress. Saffron Latte: Saffron is a spice that comes from the flower of the Crocus sativus plant. It has a unique flavor and aroma and is often used in traditional Persian and Mediterranean cuisine. Saffron is also known for its potential health benefits, such as its antioxidant properties and its ability to help with depression and anxiety. Saffron latte is a hot drink made by infusing saffron threads in hot milk or a milk alternative, such as almond or coconut milk, along with honey or another sweetener. It is often enjoyed as a warming and soothing drink, particularly during cold winter months.
Henna for Eid
Mar 31, 2023
History of Eid: The word "Eid" comes from Arabic, and it means "festival" or "holiday". In Islamic culture, there are two major Eids celebrated throughout the world, Eid al-Fitr and Eid al-Adha, both of which have significant religious and cultural importance. Eid al-Fitr is celebrated at the end of the holy month of Ramadan and marks the breaking of the fast. It is a three-day celebration that begins with special prayers and is marked by feasting and visiting friends and family. Eid al-Adha is celebrated on the 10th day of the Islamic month of Dhu al-Hijjah and commemorates the willingness of Prophet Ibrahim (Abraham) to sacrifice his son Ismail (Ishmael) as an act of obedience to God. It is a four-day celebration that involves the sacrifice of an animal, usually a goat or sheep, and the distribution of meat to the poor and needy.
Cumin Salted Lamb Rib Chop Recipe - Heray Spice
Mar 26, 2023
A roasted lamb leg is a great centerpiece for any family dinner or gathering. Adding cumin and salt to the lamb leg will give it an amazing flavor that will leave your guests asking for more. Follow this simple recipe to make a delicious cumin salted lamb leg. Ingredients: 1 lamb leg (4-5 pounds) 2 tablespoons cumin powder 2 tablespoons fine salt 1 tablespoon black pepper 4 cloves of garlic 2 tablespoons olive oil Instructions: