The day Iran surprised Bourdain
Celebrity chef, author, and CNN presenter, Anthony Bourdain, committed suicide on Friday at the age of 61. The news of his death has been widely reported; Iranians have also reacted to the news on social media.
2018 Gourmand World Cookbook Awards for Iran
The 2018 Gourmand World Cookbook Award has gone to an Iranian pastry book titled “Cookies” by Samira Janatdoust from Iran. She had previously won awards for her cookery books “Modern Cooking” (2014 & 2015), “Traditional Persian Cooking” (2016), “Traditional Deserts” (2016), and “Cookies”.
Cooking Tour for Persian dishes
Two young girls by the names of Shirin Tahanan and Matin Lashkari are the initiators of a delicious cooking tour in Tehran. Shirin cooks and Matin organizes the tour.