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Saffron Chicken Kebab

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Joojeh kabab is a classic chicken kebob recipe from Iran. Chicken pieces are smothered in a delicious saffron chicken kebob marinade and have such delicious flavor thanks to saffron and lemon. Saffron makes chicken kabab aromatic, gorgeous, and delicious. Don’t skip the marinating time – it tenderises the chicken and infuses it with an unforgettably […]

Saffron Cake

saffron cake

It’s the perfect accompaniment to an afternoon tea and is sure to delight any of your guests. Or, it makes for an elegant treat for you and your family to enjoy. Moist, fluffy, and undeniably elegant, this Saffron Cake recipe is always a winner. SERVES PREPARATION COOKING SKILL LEVEL 6-8 35MIN 40MIN MID Ingredients 100 […]

Seafood Paella

Saffron Paella

Paella is probably the most well-known Spanish dish around the world. This is the dramatic seafood paella that looks stunning, with crustaceans and shellfish. You can vary the quantities of seafood and also use crab, crayfish, or lobster (boil them separately). This seafood paella is basically rice with lots of seafood and a nice broth. Good […]

Saffron Cupcake

Saffron Cupcakes Buttercream

Saffron has a distinctive exotic taste and releases a fabulous golden color. These mini saffron cupcakes are perfect for a modern Persian New Year dessert, a small party or brunch. SERVES PREPARATION COOK TIME SKILL LEVEL 24 25 minutes 10 minutes EASY Ingredients For the cupcake ¾ cup plus 2 Tbs milk ¼ teaspoon crushed saffron […]

Vegan Paella With Saffron

Vegan Paella

This Vegan Paella will bring everybody to the table with its brilliant golden colour, smoky flavour, caramelized crust, and mouth-watering fragrance! its generous, aromatic and loaded with addictive flavours. This paella is a great party option if your guests are following special diets.  It’s vegan/vegetarian/dairy free, gluten free, nut free, and soy free. SERVES PREPARATION […]

Chorizo, Chickpea & Saffron Soup

Chorizo, Chickpea & Saffron Soup

Spanish comfort food doesn’t get better than a hearty soup. This soup can be turned into a main dish with the addition of diced chicken thigh – or even prawns – and is great with flat bread to dip. SERVES PREPARATION COOK TIME SKILL LEVEL 4 20 minutes 30 minutes EASY Ingredients 2 tbsp water […]

Spanish Vegan Paella

Vegan Paella

This vegan paella is bursting with flavour and it’s extremely versatile – you can use any combination of veggies that you prefer and easily adjust the spices to your own taste. This recipe is really simple to prepare in large quantities, which is why it’s one of my go-to recipes for family gatherings. SERVES PREPARATION COOK TIME […]

Saffron Seafood Bouillabaisse

Bouillabaisse is France’s classic Mediterranean fisherman’s stew. Fresh local fish and shellfish in a sublime sauce of orange peel, saffron, and fennel. It’s the perfect way to enjoy seafood. Peel the shrimp, reserving the shrimp shells. SERVES PREPARATION COOK TIME SKILL LEVEL 2-3 20 minutes 40 minutes EASY INGREDIENTS 1/2 cup extra-virgin olive oil 1 cup each […]

Saffron Pear and Chocolate Tart

AFFRON PEAR CHOCOLATE

I’ve taken my favourite fruit and chocolate combination, plus my favourite chocolate tart recipe, and poshed it up with a little spice. A word of warning, though, the tart needs to be made ahead so the centre can cool and set. SERVES PREPARATION COOKING SKILL LEVEL 8 35MIN 1hr MID Ingredients 220 g (1 cup) […]

Saffron with Roasted Apricots

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A simple roasting method that will leave you with a tray of delicious spiced apricots. They can be eaten warm as a dessert with ice-cream or eaten with yoghurt for breakfast. They are also just as happy to be used alongside some lamb or pork.  SERVES PREPARATION COOKING SKILL LEVEL 10 10MIN 45MIN EASY Ingredients […]