-popular

GüllaçMilky Rosewater Pudding

A traditional Ramadan dessert of starch wafers soaked in sweetened milk with rose water and cardamon. A much-loved dish prominent in the holy month of fasting. 

Write comment (0 Comments)

Limonlu Yumuşak KurabiyeTurkish Shortbread

Soft, zesty and morish. These lemony biscuits use cheese curd to producing a soft crumbly treat perfect alongside Turkish tea and great for little ones too.

Write comment (0 Comments)

Aşure - Noah's Pudding A sweet, grain and pulse based desert

A rich, comforting porridge-like desert full of a variety of beans and pulses with tones of Mahlep, cinnamon and cloves and a zesty kick brought together in an optional saffron infused milk. The traditional desert does require a little preparation in advance and some tender care during the making but is well worth the effort. Often made in bulk and shared and exchanged with neighbours and friends.

Write comment (0 Comments)


Proverbs To Chew On

12 Turkish Proverbs Related To Food. 

Discover More

Cookbook Giveaway

Ozlem's Turkish Table: Recipes From My Homeland 

Enter Giveaway

Ezo Gelin

My take on the legend behind the famous kebabcı lentil soup - Ezogelin. 

Read More

In The Kitchen This Month

  • Early Summer Fruits
    Apricot, strawberry, cherry, peach, melon.

    Breakfast, Dessert, Snacks & Suppers. Nothing says summer than cooling sweet tastes.
  • Winter DrinksSalep & Boza

    Winter Drinks
    Salep & Boza

    Loved by both little and big one for their warming & filling properties.
    Read More
  • Salads
    Light - Bright & Bursting With Flavour

    From the classics, shepherd, spoon, gipsy & walnut to the weird and wonderful. Fresh produce takes you to a summer salad heaven
  • Citrus FruitsLemons, oranges, mandarines & Grapefuit.

    Citrus Fruits
    Lemons, oranges, mandarines & Grapefuit.

    All things to boost the immune system
  • WatermelonsKarpuz

    Watermelons
    Karpuz

    Juiced, slices, cubes & especially good with white cheese & mint in this refreshing salad
    Read More
  • Melon
    A Little Early But Just As Refreshing

    It's time to cart home those huge heavy balls of delight. Deserts, breakfasts, juiced or in salad! Beautiful colours and refreshing tastes.
  • Green BeansMemory Envoking Food

    Green Beans
    Memory Envoking Food

    Slowly braised into a flavoursome treat. Taze fasulye with in-season tomatoes taste like beans never tasted before.
    Read More
  • Timeless Dishes
    Turkish Breakfast

    Not just for the morning, on hot humid days where cooking seems to much of a task

Search For Recipes

About

  • Exploring The Turkish Kitchen

    • Blog
    • Social Media

    A journey through, taste, land, customs, and history by means of the Turkish kitchen.

    <
    Read More
  • 1
  • 2
  • 3

Recipe Of The Month

Kapuska Turkish Cabbage Recipe
 

My Favourite Dish Right Now

  • Cabbage
  • Mutton

A simple one-pot recipe reinventing cabbage. - Kapuska