La nostra Ala vincitrice della menzione speciale al premio in memoria di Agitu Ideo Gudeta 2023
Il 28 aprile 2023 la nostra Ala, titolare di Shirin Persia, è stata premiata a Bolzano come menzione speciale per il premio in memoria di Agitu Ideo Gudeta 2023. Siamo felicissimi e commossi per questo risultato, in particolare sentiamo ...
31 May 2022
Handmade garments made of natural fabric and dyed with ECOPRINT
We are happy to present these sustainable fashion garments for the summer made by ethical craftsmen directly from Iran that we have been working on for more than a year to make feasible. These new ethical fashion products are a sleeveless sweater ...
26 marzo 2022
Shirin Persia elected beer of the year at "Solobirra" 2022
Is it possible to brew an excellent saffron beer? A beer that experts and newcomers to the world of brewing can enjoy? And how can the incisive and complex taste of saffron spice be incorporated into a balanced beer? Our challenge was to create Shirin ...
18 marzo 2022
Two new fair-trade saffron-related items direct from Iran!
We would like to present to you two new small fair trade handicraft items which are the result of our trip to the saffron lands in Iran in January. These handmade ethnic articles are a small part of our intention to promote women's handicrafts as much ...
26 novembre 2021
Soozan Doozi' handicrafts from Baluchestan
The new fair-trade ethnic handicraft items have just arrived: sets and combinations of bracelets, necklaces and earrings made by hand using the traditional art of Soozan Doozi. This art of embroidery, typical of Baluchestan, a region of Iran located ...
26 Novembre 2021
Casolet cheese with saffron
One of the delicious novelties of 2021 is the saffron-flavoured Casolet cheese, which has become one of the products of Slow Food's first transnational community of "producers and co-producers of Qa'en saffron". This prized cheese is the result of a ...
1 settembre 2021
Saffron and lemon liqueur
A very welcome new artisan product that has become part of the Slow Food Community of "producers and co-producers of Qa'en saffron" in Shirin Persia is the liqueur with organic lemons from Sicily and fair trade saffron from Qa'en. This product was born ...
20 Novembre 2020
The handmade scarf dyed with saffron petals
< Enter the shop to buy scarves > In the village of Khorashad, in the province of Birjand, in Iran, the cooperative of women of Khorashad village, have saved the art of Tobafi: a very ancient Iranian textile art that was in danger of extinction. ...
13 Agosto 2020
Slow Food's first transnational community is born!
We have the honour of being part of the world's first transnational Slow Food community. The community is called: 'Community of producers and co-producers of Qa'en saffron'. The Iranian side of the community includes some farmers who produce saffron ...
26 Luglio 2020
Shirin Persia Saffron beer, in collaboration with the 5+ brewery
<Enter the Shop to buy beer> Shirin Persia "American Wheat" style Saffron beer For the technical data sheet of the beer and shop, click here Have you ever thought that Saffron could be used to flavor and embellish craft beer? We made it ...
A necklace with a saffron flower and a soul
This necklace with Saffron flowers is part of the items for sale in our online shop; these result from our collaboration with local producers. Some of these handcrafted articles are the output of specific projects. For example, the candle with Saffron ...
Nowruz, Persian New Year, the oldest festival in the world
Nowruz (Persian: نوروز) is a traditional Persian festival celebrating the new year and is considered the oldest festival in the world, falling on the spring equinox. Its origin dates back to the pre-Islamic Persian period. ...