V.18 No.37 | 9/10/2009
Sergio Salvador salvadorphoto.com
A magic carpet ride for your mouth
By Ari Levaux
Part café, part grocery store and part library, Persian Market is an oasis of Persian culture. A banal strip mall exterior gives little indication of the world inside; but when you open the door, things change. If you happen to read Farsi, help yourself to the pile of books by the door. If you’ve been wondering about Turkish delight ever since you read The Chronicles of Narnia as a kid, you’ll find it on the shelves. (Turkey was conquered by Persian forces during the fifth and sixth centuries.) If you’re wondering what you might concoct with the gallon-bag of dried limes that’s for sale, take a seat and order a plate of khoresh-e ghormeh sabzi, a soupy dish of parsley, leeks and fenugreek fried with red kidney beans and dried limes.
NEWSLETTERS Great Alibi stories, events and deals delivered to your inbox each week. No fooling!
Twelfth Night: Ducdame Ensemble at Meow Wolf
Immersion performance in which audience members follow actors through Meow Wolf, eventually settling in the stage area.
Miss Massive Snowflake • indie, progressive pop, experimental at The Deck at the Mine Shaft Tavern
Yoga en Español at 3B Yoga New MexicoMore Recommended Events ››