New Trend in Turkish Cuisine I: Lahmacun (Turkish Pizza) and Adana Kebab Meet on the Same Plate
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New Trend in Turkish Cuisine I: Lahmacun (Turkish Pizza) and Adana Kebab Meet on the Same Plate

Today, we are before you with a recipe, or better to say a “trend”. That will both lick your chops and you will eagerly want to offer yourself a plate. What we are talking about is the surprising meeting of the two of the most popular members of Turkish cuisine. So, hold on to your…

Turkish Fried Feta Rolls, or “Cigarette” Pastries
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Turkish Fried Feta Rolls, or “Cigarette” Pastries

In Turkish cuisine, “meze” is a group of foods served as a series of appetizers or starters before the main course arrives. If you’re dining out, “meze” dishes are often so plentiful and delicious, they end up overshadowing the rest of the meal. So, Turkish fried feta rolls are definitely one of them! You can…

Delicious Turkish Lemonade or “Limonata” Recipe
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Delicious Turkish Lemonade or “Limonata” Recipe

Have you ever heard of lemonade that is not sour? Take a sip of Turkish lemonade and you’ll be surprised at its refreshing lemon taste without the sourness. The lemon rinds and sugar are either rubbed together or cooked before they are mixed with the lemon juice. This leaves you with a smooth, sweet lemonade…

Turkey’s Fish Sandwich (Balık Ekmek): The Popular Street Food of Istanbul
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Turkey’s Fish Sandwich (Balık Ekmek): The Popular Street Food of Istanbul

Turkey and Istanbul, of course, has a lot of memorable experiences for visitors. So certainly, one of those is to enjoy a fish sandwich (balık ekmek in Turkish). While enjoying your fish sandwich, you may also enjoy Bosphorus. What a perfect match! You can also take a look at our Best 25 Turkish foods list which…

Turkish Sucuk Beef Sausage: Why is it So Popular in Turkey?
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Turkish Sucuk Beef Sausage: Why is it So Popular in Turkey?

Turkish cuisine or kitchen is a bridge between the Middle East and the Mediterranean, just like the country itself. And so, one of its most representative dishes is Turkish sucuk, which is a spicy beef sausage. Find out all about this meaty little sausage that packs a big punch of flavor and how you can…

Recipe of the Day: Poğaça, Stuffed Turkish Bread Rolls
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Recipe of the Day: Poğaça, Stuffed Turkish Bread Rolls

We claim here that they are Turkish but, of course, pretty much every country in this region claims to own it: poğaça! You can buy these at every pastry shop or street vendor in Turkey. It offers you many different options with fillings ranging from minced meat and potatoes to cheese and herbs. When made…

The Yummy Turkish Candied Pumpkin Dessert You will Love!
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The Yummy Turkish Candied Pumpkin Dessert You will Love!

Here today, we are standing before you with an unusual flavor Turkish recipe: Turkish candied Pumpkin dessert. (Here is a selection of our other articles on Turkish desserts). So, here is a very delicious recipe from Turkey that will make you travel into the world of sweetness. Now, get ready you all and forget everything…

Delicious Wacky Cake Recipe That Ease Your Boredom in Quarantine
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Delicious Wacky Cake Recipe That Ease Your Boredom in Quarantine

Delicious wacky cake is an assertive and out-of-type dessert. This recipe is definitely going to ease your boredom during the self-quarantine. We know that you all are having some hard times because of lockdowns and self-quarantine. Further, it is quite sure that coronavirus and all precautions against the spread of the virus make us nervous….

Delicious Turkish Okra and Fresh Tomato with Olive Oil
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Delicious Turkish Okra and Fresh Tomato with Olive Oil

Okra with olive oil (Abelmoschus esculantus) is one of those vegetables folks just love to hate. Other common names of this vegetable are gumbo, bamia, quingombo, and bhindi. Meanwhile, as an important note, this vegetable becomes a slimy mess if you don’t prepare it thoroughly. Okra is an acquired taste in Turkey, just as it is…

Turkish Oven-Bakes Pasta: Today’s Recipe
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Turkish Oven-Bakes Pasta: Today’s Recipe

In Turkey, we call dishes made with flour as “hamur isleri” or “dough works,”. They have always been popular in Turkish cuisine. In this, you can count everything from meat-filled dumplings, dried homestyle noodles and tasty layered cheese pies. You can make them with freshly rolled out sheets “yufka“. Because the fresh dough has been…