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Beverly Hills Residents Hope To Bring Persian Food To The Masses With Baaz Bites

Posted Thursday, July 18, 2019 - 7:00 pm

By Matt Lopez

Growing up in a Persian family in Beverly Hills, Jordan Elist was surrounded by the sight, smell and taste of Persian food nearly everywhere he turned.

From Tahdig (crunchy rice traditionally served in Persian dishes) to Fesenjān, a stew flavored with pomegranate paste and ground walnuts, Elist never had to look far for Persian delicacies. In fact, it was typically his mother, Nancy, who was in the kitchen whipping up the feasts for the family.

For full story see the print edition of The Beverly Hills Courier, or download the e-edition.

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