Persian carpets have a very long history in the tradition of Iran and its surrounding countries. They were once made for personal use or for trade. Their production by hand is a difficult and it requires skill, practice and a good eye to evenly knot the complex patterns. A Persian carpet is a great design […]
Saffron is one of the rarest, most precious, and most expensive spices in the world. Even though saffron is used in numerous dishes around the world, its usage originated in Iran. Still today, saffron plays an indispensable role in Persian cuisine and culture. In this article, we gathered some facts about saffron and its quality […]
Are you a tea enthusiast? Do you love waking up to a freshly-brewed and hot cup of tea? Or are you hosting a tea party for your friends this week? If you live in a Persian household all these things are probably true for you. Tea has been a popular beverage in Persia for over […]
See reviews of the best samovars for making tea. We looked at a handful of Russian and Persian samovars and even some from Germany!
Find the most unique Persian gifts for women with our helpful guide. Read along and give your loved ones the best present this Christmas.