Parsi Journey from Persia to India

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Parsi recipes travelled from Persia to the beaches of Gujarat, up north India, then to the west of India, east India and south India, acquiring technique and adding new flavours to the food. Pallonji raspberry soda is a popular drink served during Parsi weddings.(Shutterstock) Despite their dwindling population, the Parsis strive to preserve the legacy […]

Recipes for Parsi New Year

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Navroz is celebrated to mark the beginning of the new Persian calendar. In the Persian language ‘Nav’ means new, and ‘Roz’ that stands for – New Day. New Delhi: The Parsi New Year is called ‘Navroz’ or ‘Nowruz’, which means a ‘New Day’. Navroz marks the beginning of a fresh year for the Parsis.

Bhakra

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Parsi Bhakra a favorite Parsi Tea time snack. Good video by Roshni @PrettyParsiCook.

Parsi Songs for festive occasions – translated to English

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KHUSHALI NA GEET NE GARBA – SONGS FOR FESTIVE OCCASIONS

Lyrics translated into English by Rita

80 Biryanis around the world

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Best Biriyani Around the world and its Origin Biryani was originated in Iran (Persia) and it was brought to South Asia by Iranian travelers and merchants. Local variants of this dish are popular not only in South Asia but also in Arabia and within various South Asian communities in Western countries. The spices and condiments […]

Parsi Milk Puff and Mango Lassi

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August 7, 2021 11 am – 12 pm

Meheran Punch

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Fruit Punch

Parsi Vaal

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Vaal

Parsi Cuisine Facebook Group Link

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Parsi Cuisine Facebook Group Link

https://www.facebook.com/groups/41305865772

Stories of Parsi Gahambars

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By Meher Mirza It’s a fight for a seat, and sometimes, a chicken leg, at the Parsi gahambar that celebrates an age-old tradition of praying and feasting. At 8 pm on March 21, stewards from legendary caterer Tanaz Godiwala’s team were on stand-by like soldiers awaiting a general’s order, even as a line of cooks […]

Curry Masala – taste of India in the US

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Curry Paste 5 to 6 red chillies roasted 2 tsp jeera 2 tsp coriander seeds 1 tsp ginger garlic paste 2 tsp sesame seeds 5 to 6 cashews some kokam 250 gms freshly grated coconut few curry leaves 1 small onion 1 small tomato 1 tsp kashmiri red chilly powder In a pot, heat 3 […]

Tanaz Godiwalla is catering in UK

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UK folks, Tanaz Godiwalla is catering! Please call directly.

4th of July

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Red White and Blue Shrikhand Grilled Seekh Kebab See Video #1 of 2 Grilled Seekh Kebab See Video #2

Mawa Samosa

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Mawa Samosa

Parsi Paatiyo

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Parsi Fish Paatiyo