Saffron & Rose

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Where to find the best Persian restaurants in Los Angeles

Bill Addison • Los Angeles Times • August 6, 2019

Ice cream at Saffron & Rose Saffron pistachio, pomegranate and orange blossom ice cream at Saffron & Rose. (Dania Maxwell / Los Angeles Times) A Westwood neighborhood staple — founder Haji Ali Kashani-Rafye arrived in America in 1974 — sees crowds

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Best thing I ate: Ice cream that tastes like my grandmother’s perfume

Brad A. Johnson • Orange County Register • August 14, 2019

It’s hot outside. You want ice cream. Have you heard about this new Persian ice cream shop in Irvine? I didn’t realize Persian ice cream was a thing, but Saffron & Rose has been making Persian-style ice cream in Los Angeles since 1978, and they

rose is intensely fragrant and delicious. It reminds me of my grandmother’s perfume, which I always loved and secretly wanted to eat. The pistachio is really good, too.  Saffron & Rose Where: 4523 Campus Drive, Irvine When: Sunday-Thursday, 11 a.m.-10

[UPDATE: Owners Issue New Statement] Stricklands Ice Cream To Close; Landlord Chooses Not To Renew Lease

Edwin Goei • OC Weekly • June 20, 2018

will not be renewing our lease in early February, and that they were taking the center in a different direction. Another ice cream establishment, Saffron & Rose, will be moving into the space. We are currently exploring our options regarding relocation