Norouz: Persian New Year
Tue, March 19, 2013
The Beard House
Member Price: $130 Public Price: $170 Phone: 212.627.1111
Host Peyman Pourpezeshk
Parisa, Syracuse, NY
In Persian culture, the new year is ushered in with Norouz, a 13-day holiday during which the people of Iran celebrate the vernal equinox by exchanging gifts and feasting on symbolic foods. Join host Peyman Pourpezeshk and returning chef Chance Bear as they honor the 3,000-year-old tradition with a delectable festive spread.
Event photographs taken by Lisa Ozag.
Tickets to events held at the James Beard House cover the cost of food and a unique dining experience. Dinners are prepared by culinary masters from all regions of the United States and around the world. All alcoholic beverages are provided on a complimentary basis and are not included in the ticket price.