Sarma

Stuffed Grape Leaves This is traditional Turkish dish called yaprak sarmasi, or just sarma, like most people in Turkey call it. Sarmas are stuffed grape leaves. They are the ultimate…

Pişi

Pişi Hamur Kizartmasi/Pişi Pişi is a very simple Turkish, bread-like, fried dough snack. People in Turkey usually eat this for breakfast, but please, dont let that stop you from eating…

Lahmacun

Lahmacun Lahmacun, also known as Turkish pizza, is a spicy Turkish/Middle Eastern dish consisting of a ground meat/vegetable mixture, spread on a very thin bread/cracker-like crust.

Gozleme

Gozleme Yay I am back! I bought a new camera and I am ready to share a new recipe. Ill be making gozleme this time. Gozleme is a hand-rolled Turkish…

Çiğ Köfte

Çiğ Köfte Let me introduce you to one of Turkeys favorite fast food dishes: Çiğ Köfte(Chi kofte). Raw ground meet mixed with fine bulgur, spices and vegetables, wrapped in fresh…

Kofte

Köfte  These koftes can be cooked in a frying pan, on the BBQ/grill or in your oven. Have them with fresh pita bread and salad, plane or with rice. However…

Manti

Ingredients (makes 4-5 servings) For the dough 2.5 cups of flour 1 cup of water 2 teaspoons salt   For the meat mixture 200 grams of ground beef (or any…