Najmieh demonstrating some Persian cooking techniques at the DC Public Library.

Najmieh Batmanglij: Persian Cuisine October 23 at 6:30pm Martin Luther King Jr. Memorial Library 901 G Street Northwest Washington, DC 20001 (202) 727-0321 Najmieh Batmanglij, hailed as “the guru of Persian cuisine” by The Washington Post, has spent the past 30 years cooking, traveling, and adapting authentic Persian recipes to tastes and tech niques in […]

International Association of Culinary Professionals (IACP) Annual Conference

International Association of Culinary Professionals (IACP) Annual Conference Najmieh was a presenter at the IACP conference in New York City on March 31, 2012. She was on a panel called “Finding the Real Middle East Through Recipes, Not Headlines.” This session explored the intriguing culinary history and cultural significance of legumes — including favas, chick […]