Authentic Persian Jeweled Rice and Saffron Chicken

Ingredient List

Serves 4

Saffron Chicken

3 tablespoons olive oil
4-5 cloves of garlic, peeled and sliced (more garlic makes it more delicious)
4 pieces chicken, breasts and thighs
1 teaspoon turmeric
1/4 teaspoon cinnamon
1 teaspoon salt, or more to taste
1/2 teaspoon pepper
1 or 2 fresh limes, juiced
1 tablespoons sugar, adjust to your taste
2 tablespoons of brewed saffron ( or more)
½ C Greek yoghurt
1/2 cup barberry
1/4 cup pistachio sliver ( optional)