Ever give a girl a bunch of roses which she keeps around til they’re all dried out and gross-looking? Advieh might just be in her future.

Advieh is a mix of spices, including rose petals, used in Persian dishes and cuisine. The five-spice combination is used in meat rubs, stews and rice dishes. It’s a blend that’s exotic and fragrant while maintain a balance of hot and mild — something we should all personally hope to achieve. 

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