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The Turkish words for ‘food’ are gıda, yiyecek, yemek, besin, yiyecekler and yem.

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Turkish Pide with Meat & Vegetables Filling

Recipe by: Fukiko Mann
Source: http://littleferrarokitchen.com/2015/09/turkish-pide-turkish-pizza-with-2-different-fillings/ and http://www.ottolenghi.co.uk/swiss-chard-and-herb-tart-with-young-cheese-shop
Serves: 4

Ingredients Dough

  • 160gr warm Water
  • 350gr Flour + more
  • 1 tsp. Yeast
  • 1/2 tsp. Sugar…
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Gyros in home baked pita bread

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Gyros in home baked pita bread

Gyros is my favourite street food, and one of the things what I miss fro home is my favourite place in Dunakeszi, on my opinion, that little street food restaurant serves the best gyros meat all over the world… but since I have no chance to buy plane tickets every week to eat there, I’m always working on the best home made gyros, and I think this time I got the result what I really want to share with you, since it’s finally very close to perfection. 893 more words


Chasing the Season: Sardines Wrapped in Grape Leaves

These days a lot of photos of Ahi Tuna are circulating on social media, teasing me who can’t even get any fish. Commercial fishing is banned from May to September in Turkey to protect fish population. 650 more words


There’s more to Turkey than camels and beaches

This article appeared in our English language daily, Hürriyet Daily News the other day:

Turkish cuisine seeks place at the table

In a bid to banish stereotypes of late-night greasy fast food, Turkish chefs are trying to burnish their image by showcasing the culinary riches the country has to offer.  718 more words

Turkish Culture

Tradition vs Reality: Unripe Fig Jam and Summer Scents

Summer finally! I’ve started to drink white wine! Especially this kind of job can’t be done without wine, can it? I miss those gypsies (or flower ladies) peeling and selling them in streets of Istanbul. 684 more words

Exploring Turkish Cuisine

Oleana, Cambridge

Well everyone my birthday was on Monday – woohoo! Thankfully my lovely boyfriend enjoys eating and trying new places as much as I do. For my birthday dinner he found and took me to… 179 more words