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Armenian Rice Pilaf | The Kitchen Scout
Chances are you are reading this post on Friday, April 24, 2015 since The Kitchen Scout emails are sent out to subscribers on Friday mornings. April 24, 2015 marks the 100th anniversary of The Armenian Genocide, an event in world history that has played an integral role in my life as well as in the lives of Armenians around the world. There have been countless articles written about the Genocide in the week's leading up to this important anniversary and I have included some of my favorites at the bottom of this post if you are interested in some "light" reading. Like most Armenians, I have spent much of my life trying to educate anyone who will listen about what many consider to be the first genocide of the 20th century. It was something I felt passionate about and my obligation to do. Why? For one reason, it is not an event that has been widely taught in most history lessons. Armenia was a faraway place that most people had never heard of when I was growing up. In fact, it was a