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Watermelon and Pomegranate to celebrate Persian Longest Night of the Year

I am slicing up watermelon cubes to bring to a party — not the usual dish for a December celebration, but this is a special event, the Persian fête for the longest night of the year, called Yalda. Knowing my … Continue reading

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