10 Most Popular Street Foods of Turkey That You Would Regret Not to Taste

Simit is among Turkey internationally known streets

Turkey’s Ministry of Culture and Tourism has recently listed the 10 best Turkish street foods. As you all know well enough, the country has quite a rich gastronomy culture. Yet, when it comes to delicious, mouth-watering street foods, there are even more. The list offers a lot. Even though you are already familiar with some … Read more

Everything About Turkish Tea and The Best Way to Make at Home

Drinking a glass of Turkish tea with the view of Bosphorus is always on the top of to-do list.

The journey of tea dates back to thousands of years ago. From China to the former British Kingdom (The Kingdom where the sun never down), tea has become the main guest of traditional cuisines of many countries. So same for the Turkish cuisine. When we talk about Turkish Tea, we most generally refer to strong … Read more

No More Turkish Bagel: Simit Enters the Oxford English Dictionary (OED)

People in Turkey usually have simit for breakfast and it always has a ring shape.

The Turkish word “simit” has finally entered the Oxford English Dictionary (OED). The dictionary defined simit as a type of bread often coated with molasses and covered in sesame seeds. And so, it is originating in Turkey. Simit is widely famous as “Turkish bagels” in the world. These skinny rings of sesame-seed-covered dough are a ubiquitous sight … Read more