Persian Pomegranate Soup Ash-e Anar

Persian Pomegranate Soup Ash-e Anar

Ash-e Anar Persian Pomegranate Soup

Nothing hits the spot more than a hearty soup on a cold and overcast day. I hope you will like this Persian soup recipe. 

Ingredients

Serves 6 

1 cup freshly chopped parsley

3/4 cup freshly chopped cilantro

1 cup freshly chopped spinach

1 fresh leek cut into small pieces

1/2 onion, chopped

1 garlic clove, finely chopped

2 TBS olive oil

1 chicke breast and about 8 cups chicken broth

1/3 cup lemon juice

1/2 cup basmati rice, uncooked

1/3 cup split peas

1/4 cup pomegranate syrup

1 TBSP sugar

1/2 tsp salt

1/4 tsp ground pepper

Packed with Nutrients

Packed with Nutrients

Directions

1. On a medium sized pan sauté the onions and garlic clove in olive oil until golden brown. 

2. Add the vegetables and quickly sauté them as well. 

3. Cut the chicken breast into cubes and add to the same pan. Pour about 8 cups of water and lemon juice over the chicken and season with salt and pepper. 

4. Cover the pot and bring to a boil. 

5. Once the soup is boiling add the uncooked rice and yellow split peas. Reduce heat and let cook for  (about 30 min.) or until chicken is tender. 

6. Stir in pomegranate syrup and sugar and let cook for another 15 minutes. 

 

Related Posts

BBQ Chicken with Primal Kitchen Steak Sauce
BBQ Chicken with Primal Kitchen Steak Sauce
  Summer is the best time for BBQ and having great sauces on hand can add variety to your dishes. BBQ'd chicken with St
Read More
Stuffed Poblano Peppers with Farro
Stuffed Poblano Peppers with Farro
This easy and healthy recipe is made with Farro and Poblano Peppers in the oven. The charbroiled skin of the peppers rel
Read More
East Meets West Caliente Wrap
East Meets West Caliente Wrap
Get your taste buds to dance with this amazing tasting East meets West Wrap. I love fusion cooking and constantly experi
Read More
Back to blog

Leave a comment

Please note, comments need to be approved before they are published.

* “As an Amazon Associate, I earn from qualifying purchases.This page might contains affiliate links, therefore if you choose to purchase after clicking a link, I may receive a commission at no extra cost to you.” *

Gift Ideas

1 of 10

Shop Miniatures

1 of 7

New Freebies for Crafters

1 of 12

Meet the Artist

"My Name is Enzie (NC) and I am a multi disciplinary artist based in southern California, USA.

I specialize in life size commissioned pet and people portraits and hand crafted gift items. My designs are also features on a variety of decor and gift items for the collector who desires something unique.

Thank you for stopping by and supporting an artist with your purchase! "

Enzie

Bio