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Authentic Vegetarian Persian Cooking

Authentic Vegetarian Persian Cooking

Duration:2.5 hours total
Includes:Food
Languages:Offered in English
Availability for this experience is rare.

About your host

My name is Taraneh (or Tara for short). I grew up in Tehran, Iran until I was 31 years old. After I moved to the U.S. in 2015, I felt like I had lost my Persian community. During those times, I threw myself into cooking my mother and our family's Persian recipes to help me feel a bit of home here in D.C. The best Persian food is made at home and I have been cooking it for over 30 years. My…
Taraneh
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What we’ll do

Welcome to a taste of the kitchens of Iran! You will join me in my home (4 people max) for an informal class on how to make delicious vegetarian Persian food. We will start with teaching you how to cook our famous Persian rice with saffron and tahdig (crisyp rice from the bottom of the pot). Then we will cook together one of the most famous veggie dishes from my family in Iran. Possible example…

What else you should know

You are welcome to bring a bottle of wine to enjoy with your meal. I will provide non-alcoholic drinks. Please let me know if you have any dietary restrictions. I want to make sure you are able to enjoy the delicious Persian food we will make together!

What I’ll provide

Food
I will provide spices and herbs straight from Iran like Persian saffron for us to use and enjoy.

What to bring

A good appetite and a bottle of wine if you'd like to enjoy it with the meal.

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Where you'll be

We will be cooking and eating delicious Persian food in my home in Dupont Circle in the heart of DC!

Upcoming availability

If you don’t see availability for the time you are looking for, you can .
Mon, Sep 9    From 11:30 AM to 2:00 PM.
$75 per person
6 of 6 spots left
Availability for this experience is rare.

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Cancellation policy

Any experience can be canceled and fully refunded within 24 hours of purchase.

Communication policy

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Guest requirements

Up to 6 guests ages 21 and up can attend.

Government ID

You’ll need to take a picture of yourself that matches the photo on your ID. This is so Airbnb can confirm who’s actually going on the experience. You’ll only have to do this once.

More tips

You are welcome to bring a bottle of wine to enjoy with your meal. I will provide non-alcoholic drinks. Please let me know if you have any dietary restrictions. I want to make sure you are able to enjoy the delicious Persian food we will make together!
Taraneh
cooking class
Authentic Vegetarian Persian Cooking
3 reviews
From $75/person
3 reviews
From $75/person