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Street Food in Turkey - Breakfast and Istanbul

0:15 Turkish Breakfast on Turkish Airlines – To begin this day and video my wife and I were on a flight with Turkish Airlines (member of Star Alliance) from Muscat, Oman to Istanbul, Turkey. 412 more words


How To Eat Like A Turk

I was cooking dinner tonight and as I got a lemon and a container of yogurt out of the fridge, it occurred to me that I use both of those things almost every day now– a habit that I only picked up after moving to Istanbul.   1,217 more words


Kadı Nimet Balıkçılık...a break from the ordinary...

Coming back from semester holiday, work hit full force.  The big art/drama tournament took place just 3 weeks after school started back up and with that over, it’s been an interesting several weeks to say the least.   1,410 more words


Spring Tradition: Goat Kid Caul Fat with Liver and Fennel (Ciğer Sarması)/ Firriato Wine

Spring is all round and farmers’ markets are once again vibrant with the colours and smells of spring. Despite my ongoing laments for Turkey’s lack of gastronomy, one thing I did miss while I was in London was this fresh seasonal local produce. 708 more words


Turkish Manti's Made from Scratch

Today I conquered my fear- I made my own dough to make Turkish mantis. If there is one thing I’ve always strayed away from doing in the kitchen, it would be making doughs from scratch. 395 more words


The famous Berliner Gemüsekebab

Since the legend of Mustafa’s Gemüsekebab – according to that you can buy the best vegetable kebabs at Mehringdamm 32, considering at least half an hour waiting time in a queue in front of the booth – the vegetable kebabs gained in importance in Berlin in the last years. 224 more words


Couscous w/ Pine Nut, Fresh Coriander & Lemon

My husband and I have started switching out rice for couscous! It is so much healthier, lighter and packed full of essential nutrients! Couscous is native to northern Africa but is a popular dish in the Middle East.  133 more words