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Sweet rice with carrots and rice (Shirin polo) from The New Persian Kitchen by Louisa Shafia

  • saffron
  • ground cardamom
  • carrots
  • ground cinnamon
  • honey
  • coconut oil
  • oranges
  • turmeric
  • pistachio nuts
  • basmati rice
  • yellow onions
  • slivered almonds

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  • lkgrover on March 31, 2015

    This was filling, and as colorful and beautiful as the photo. It is similar to the "Jeweled brown basmati rice and quinoa" (p. 121), but easier to make. And the ingredient list is less expensive.

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