Recipes

  • Saffron chicken korma with wholemeal paratha

    Saffron chicken korma with wholemeal paratha

    Preparation time: 30 mins to 1 hour

    Cooking time: 30 mins to 1 hour

    Serves: 4

    This wonderful warming korma is infused with saffron, garam masala and chilli spices and served with plain wholemeal paratha.

    By Asma Khan

    From Saturday Kitchen Best Bites

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  • Crunchy Baked Saffron Rice with Barberries (Tachin) By Andy Baraghani

    Crunchy Baked Saffron Rice with Barberries (Tachin) By Andy Baraghani
    Also known as tachin, this crispy baked Persian rice is often layered with meat, dried fruit, spices, and presented in a rectangular shape. We omitted the meat to keep things simple and went with a round shape to change things up. Rinse the rice to keep it from getting gummy, and parboil it so it will be soft and tender after baking. The yogurt, eggs, and oil are what create the golden color and crispy texture, which will have you coming back for bite after bite.
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