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Under the Bridge: A look into Afghanistan's opium industry

Under the Bridge: A look into Afghanistan's opium industry
Guest Contributor: James Barkman     As I follow our friend Muhammad* down a narrow, trash-ridden path that leads under the bridge, an overpowerin...

Recipe: Saffron Cheesecake

Recipe: Saffron Cheesecake
Last month, our team was having a retreat in India and had a wonderful opportunity to connect with Deeba Rajpal from www.passionateaboutbaking.com...

The Science of Saffron

The Science of Saffron
Saffron is the most expensive cultivated herb in the world. Where does it come from and what makes it so special? Saffron is harvested from the pl...

Recipe: Saffron-dyed Eggs

Recipe: Saffron-dyed Eggs
  Happy Spring! In the Western world, we often associate colored eggs with Easter, but did you know that decorating eggs is also a Persian New Year...

Recipe: Saffron Rice

Recipe: Saffron Rice
A foundational staple of Mediterranean and South Asian cuisine, saffron rice is one of our favorites! Enjoy this classic recipe with an added flavor of raisins and almonds.

Recipe: Persian Jujeh Kebab

Recipe: Persian Jujeh Kebab
Tahmina’s Persian Jujeh Kebab recipe: with juicy grilled chicken and vegetables with flavors enhanced by Afghan saffron. Afghan saffron currently...

TO BE BRAVE: Launch Video & A Word From Our Founder

TO BE BRAVE: Launch Video & A Word From Our Founder
It all began with one statistic… When I was in college, I read in the news that 90% of the world’s heroin comes out of Afghanistan, and my life was never the same.