Khoreshte Beh (Persian Beef and Quince Stew) Recipe

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Khoreshte beh is a classic Persian dish of quince and beef shank stewed slowly in a pomegranate base and served over steamed basmati rice. Iranian Jews commonly eat it as a pre-fast meal for Yom Kippur. Quince and pomegranate are both in season, as the holiday lands at the transition from summer to fall. Its sweet-tart flavor profile has you going back for extra helpings, making it a perfect dish to fill up on before a day of fasting. 

Join Tannaz Sassooni on Sunday, September 12 at 7:30 pm ET to learn how to make khoreshte beh as part of The Nosher’s High Holidays Cooking Class Series. Register here.

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