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What is the deal....We shish you not!!

Hosted by the Consul of the Calgary DinnerNations Group
Dining & Nightlife
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Took place 1 month ago
Fri 25 May 18:30 - 22:30

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Welome to Iran Cusine,

Iran has just broken bread with the US for the first time since the Revolution of Protected content , so it's about time to learn what the hell that broken Persian bread tastes like.
But before you start worrying about etiquette or customs or language (which you can learn via a podcast from that nice woman holding the food), it's way more delicious to just learn about what's on the plate.
Translation: Pretty much universal for "meat"
Ingredients: Long strips of minced lamb, chicken, or beef grilled over a fire and served alongside charred tomatoes, rice sprinkled with sumac, a parsley salad, and flatbread.
What's the deal: We shish you not, this is probably the most beloved dish in Iran and ranges from super-cheap street food to stuff that only the Shahs of Sunset could afford.
There are a ton of different varieties where the meat is spiced differently (turmeric for kabab koobideh, saffron for kabab barg) and it's usually accompanied by doogh (see below!) or a soda ordered by color rather than brand name, with black meaning Coke, white for Sprite, and orange for Fanta.

Looking forward for a feast of flavors,
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