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Wednesday, March 30, 2005

Flat Beans in Olive Oil

(Zeytinyagli Yesil Fasulye)

Flat Beans in Olive Oil
500 g flat beans, wash, trim both ends
50 ml extra virgin olive oil (half for cooking, half for after cooking)
1 small onion, chopped
1 garlic clove, chopped
1 tbsp sugar
2 tomatoes, peeled, diced
1 tbsp canned crushed tomatoes
1 1/2 cups warm water
Salt

Saute the onion and olive oil for 3-4 minutes in a medium size pot. Add the beans, tomatoes, crushed tomatoes, garlic, sugar and salt. Pour in 1 cup of water. Leave the lid half open and cook for 35-40 minutes or until they are tender, and add another half cup of warm water midway through. If needed, you can add more warm water later.

Let it cool down in the pot. Then, place on a serving platter. Pour the rest of the olive oil. Keep it in the fridge. Serve Flat Beans in Olive Oil chilled or at room temperature.

* This is a vegetarian dish.

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Tuesday, March 29, 2005

Mixed Vegetables with Beef

(Turlu)

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1 medium size eggplant, cut bite size
3 medium size white potatoes, cut in pieces
1 small zucchini, in chunks
1 medium size onion, sliced
2 garlic cloves, sliced
3 fresh green onions, cut in pieces
1 cubanelle pepper, chopped
1 large tomato or 2 tbsp crushed tomato
1/4 cup extra virgin olive oil
4-5 tbsp medium ground beef or 1/2 cup cube beef
Salt
Black pepper

Soak the eggplant pieces in water with salt for 15 minutes. After taking them out, squeeze the eggplants to get rid of the water inside.

Cook the ground beef or cube beef in a pot. Then wash and cut all the ingredients above. Add in the potatoes, onion, salt and pepper and a cup of water. Cook for about 15 minutes on medium heat. Add the rest of the ingredients and continue cooking for another 20-25 minutes. If necessary, add more hot water.

Serve as a main dish with rice on the side (for example, Rice with Orzo).

Saturday, March 26, 2005

Kisir

Kisir
1 cup bulgur wheat, large grain
60 ml olive oil
1 onion, diced
1-2 tbsp tomato paste
1 lemon juice
1/2 tsp salt
1 tbsp cumin

First put the bulgur in a large bowl and pour two cups of hot water on it (it should stay like this for 5 minutes). Meanwhile in a medium sized pot, place the onion and olive oil. Cook until the onions turn light brown. Add the salt, tomato paste, lemon juice and cumin.

Then wash and drain the bulgur, and mix it into the pot with a wooden spoon. Cook for about 10 minutes on medium-low heat. Afterwards, cover and set aside for it to cool down.

When it's cold, add in the following:

3-4 tomatoes, diced
4-5 fresh green onions, diced
1 cup chopped parsley

Toss and serve. This recipe goes well with Ayran. Keep refrigerated as Kisir is best served cold.

* This is a vegetarian dish.

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Friday, March 25, 2005

Pilaf with Orzo

(Şehriyeli Pilav)

Pilaf with Orzo
3/4 cup long-grain rice
3 tbsp orzo (check the pasta aisle)
1 cup hot water or chicken stock
2 tbsp butter
1 tsp salt
Pinch pepper

Wash the rice several times with warm water and drain. Then cover the rice with hot water and leave for about 15 minutes, then drain. Place the orzo in a medium sized pot. Stir continuously on medium-low heat, until the colour turns light brown. Add the butter and rice in the cooking pot. Saute the rice with butter for 2-3 minutes while stirring. Pour 1 cup of hot water or chicken stock in it. Season with salt and pepper. Turn the heat to low. Cover and cook until the rice absorbs all the water.

Take the cooking pot away from the heat. Open the lid, place a clean kitchen towel across the top of the pot on the rim and put the lid on it. Let the Pilaf stand for about 5 minutes. We call this brewing time. Then serve.

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Thursday, March 24, 2005

Grape Leaf Rolls with Groundbeef

(Etli Yaprak Sarmasi)

Grape Leaf Rolls with Groundbeef
1 lb grape leaves, washed one by one

Sauce:
3 tbsp crushed tomatoes
60 ml butter, diced

Filling:
1 1/4 lb medium or regular ground beef, uncooked
1/2 cup rice, washed and drained
1/4 cup water
50 ml extra virgin olive oil
1 onion, finely chopped or grated
Salt
Pepper

Garlic Yogurt Sauce:
1/2 cup yogurt, plain
1-2 garlic cloves, mashed with salt

Mix all the filling ingredients in a bowl with a tablespoon. Fill a large pot half way with water and boil. Add in all the leaves and boil for about 2-3 minutes. Drain, then cut off the stems (picture). The matte (not shiny) side of the leaf is the inside, that's where the filling will go. Grab a leaf (picture) and fold the top as shown in the picture. Put the leaf into your palm and use a teaspoon to put filling on it (picture). First fold over the top (picture), then the two sides (picture) and roll to close it up (picture).

Line up all the rolls in a large pot tightly, without big holes in between (picture). Spread the sauce on top. Put a small plate upside down over the rolls - this is to prevent the rolls from unfolding while being cooked. Then pour in a cup of water (picture). Cook on medium-low heat for 20 minutes. Add 1 1/2 cup of hot water, and cook for another 15 minutes. Let cool for 10 minutes, then serve with Yogurt with Garlic Sauce.

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Wednesday, March 23, 2005

Yogurt (Plateau) Soup

(Yayla Corbasi)

Yogurt (Plateau) Soup
6 cups water
1 cube beef bouillon
1/2 cup rice, washed and drained
2 cups yogurt, plain
1/2 cup milk
1 egg yolk
1/2 cup flour, all purpose
2 tbsp butter
1 tbsp dry mint
Salt

In a large pot boil the water, rice, salt and bouillon. Cook at medium-high, until the rice is done.

Meanwhile in a bowl, mix yogurt, milk, egg yolk and flour. After the rice is cooked, take a few spoons of liquid from the pot and mix into the bowl. Then slowly pour your mixture into the pot while stirring very slowly. Cook for 10 more minutes at low heat.

Place the butter in a frying pan. When it begins spitting, stir in the mint and pour into your soup.

Serve immediately. Makes 4 servings.

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Tuesday, March 22, 2005

Cacık

Cacik
1 clove of garlic, minced with salt
1 cup cucumber, diced
1 1/2 cup plain Tukish yogurt
1 cup water
Salt

Garnish:
Extra virgin olive oil
Fresh dill, chopped

Place the garlic, yogurt and water in a medium size bowl. Mix with a spoon until it is blended very well. Add diced cucumber and mix again. With a ladle pour into small bowls. Drizzle some olive oil on top of each. Garnish with fresh dill.

Cacik goes very well as a side dish with white beans, rice or chickpeas.

* This is a vegetarian dish.

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Monday, March 21, 2005

Sesame Seed Rings

(Susamli Simit)

Sesame Seed Rings
125 ml salted butter (room temperature)
125 ml unsalted butter (room temperature)
50 ml extra virgin olive oil
4 tablespoonful (~1/4 cup) Turkish plain yogurt
1 tsp baking powder
3 cups flour (use fine strainer)
1 egg yolk
1 tsp mahlep

Top:
Sesame seeds
1 egg white

First, pre-heat the oven to 375 F (190 C). Put all the ingredients in a large plastic bowl. Use your hand to mix them well. Grab some dough the size of a little ball and shape it like a ring, with the diameter being approximately 2 inches.

First dip (only one side) in the egg white then in the sesame seeds. Place on a baking tray. Repeat for the remaining dough and then bake for 30-35 minutes or until the tops take a light pink colour. This recipe will make 36 pieces.

Best served with tea or milk.

Mahlep is obtained from the fruits of the Idris Tree. It is used in a variety of dishes including Kandil Simidi. It also keeps the food fresh and makes it brittle.

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Sunday, March 20, 2005

Zucchini Pate

(Mucver)

Zucchini Pate
1 medium size zucchini, washed
1/2 cup crumbled feta cheese
2-3 green onions, chopped
1/2 cup parsley, chopped
1/2 cup fresh dill, chopped
1 tbsp flour
2-3 garlic cloves, chopped
1 2 eggs
1 tsp baking powder
Black pepper

First grate zucchini and then squeeze with your hands to get the water out. Then add all the ingredients above, with the egg going in last (as it quickly makes the mixture watery quickly). Mix with a wooden spoon.

Pour some sunflower oil in a large skillet, about 1 cm deep. When the oil warms up, take a lump of the mixture (a couple large spoons' worth) and put in the skillet. Fry each side approximately 3 minutes at medium-high heat. When done, put the pieces on a plate with a paper towel to soak up extra oil.

Serve with a bit of yogurt on top of each piece - yogurt with garlic especially goes well. Mucver can also be a great sandwich for lunch:) I highly recommend it.

* This is a vegetarian dish.

Zucchini Fritter Sandwich

Mücver Sandviç
Turkish Zucchini Fritter Sandwich makes a fabulous lunch. This healthy sandwich is perfect for the lunch box or is great for school:)

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Friday, March 18, 2005

Sweet Butternut Squash

(Kabak Tatlisi)

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500 gr butternut squash
1/2 cup granulated sugar
1-2 tbsp water

Garnish:
Crushed pistachio or walnuts

Cut the squash in chunks a bit larger than bite-size. Place them in a medium pot. Add sugar and water. Cook on low-medium heat until soft, for about 25-30 minutes without the lid on. You'll know they're done when the water has been mostly drained and the colour of the squash darkens and they looks somewhat shiny.

Place on serving plate and let cool, then garnish with the pistachio or walnuts and serve.

2-3 servings.

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Wednesday, March 16, 2005

Pilaf with Lamb

(Etli Pilav)

Pilaf with Lamb
2 lamb shanks
1 cup rice, rinsed
4-5 green onions, cut into little pieces
2 medium-size tomatoes, diced
Salt, pepper
2 tbsp butter, diced

First, place the lamb shanks in a medium-size pot. Cover with water and cook at medium-high for 35-40 minutes. Then, separate the meat, discard the bones, strain and put aside the remaining stock for use later.

Spread the rice in a shallow pan/large skillet. Place the lamb pieces between the rice equally. Arrange the tomatoes, green onions, butter, salt and pepper around the lamb. Then, take the stock from before and pour it over. The stock should be 1 3/4 cups; if not, you can add water. Keep the lid half covered and cook at medium-low heat for 20-25 minutes until the rice is cooked (water should be completely absorbed).

Serve with Shepherd's Salad on the side.

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Monday, March 14, 2005

Shepherd's Salad

(Çoban Salatası)

Shepherd's Salad
1/2 cup cucumber, diced
2 tomatoes, diced
1 cubanelle pepper, chopped
1/4 red onion, sliced
1/4 cup fresh mint, chopped

Dressing:
2-3 tbsp extra virgin olive oil
50 ml feta cheese, crumbled
Salt
Pepper

Place all the vegetables in a medium size salad bowl. Season with salt and pepper to liking. Add the feta cheese, lemon juice and olive oil. Don't add any other dressings!

This salad goes very well with lamb dishes.

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Sunday, March 13, 2005

Ayran

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3 cup plain Turkish yogurt
1/2 cup water
1 tsp salt

This is very straight-forward but tastes great: Put all of the above in a blender. Mix for about 35-40 seconds. Pour into glasses. Also after blending, at the top, you will see bubbles and that's the best part. Makes 4 portions.

Origins of the word "yogurt":
The word comes from the Turkish word "yoğurt", deriving from the verb "yoğurtmak", which means "to blend" - a reference to how yogurt is made.

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Tuesday, March 01, 2005

Turkish Salad Recipes

14/11/14: Swiss Chard Salad with Feta Cheese (Peynirli Pazı Salatası).
27/08/14: Tahini Roasted Eggplant Salad (Tahinli Patlıcan - Hatay).
13/08/14: Purslane with Pomegranate Syrup (Pirpirim Ekşisi - South East Anatolia Region).
18/07/14: Roasted Eggplant Salad - Antep Style (Söğürme - Gaziantep - South East Anatolia).
20/06/14: Summer Salad with Tuna (Ton Balıklı Karışık Salata).
04/06/14: Thyme Salad (Zahter Salatası - Antakya).
23/05/14: Long Beans Salad with Roasted Red Peppers (Antalya Usulü Taze Börülce Salatası - Mediterranean Region).
18/04/14: Salad for Breakfast (Kahvaltı Salatası).
12/03/14: Roasted Asparagus (Fırında Kuşkonmaz).
05/03/14: Beetroot Salad with Ricotta Cheese (Peynirli Pancar Salatası).
20/12/13: Mung Bean Salad (Maş Piyazı - Gaziantep).
15/11/13: Kohlrabi-Yogurt Dip (Yoğurtlu Alabaş Salatası).
09/10/13: Countryside Salad (Kır Salatası - Antakya - Mediterranean Region).
18/09/13: Long Beans Salad with Cheese and Walnuts (Cevizli-Peynirli Taze Börülce Salatası).
30/08/13: Purslane Salad with Green Lentil-Roasted Pepper and Walnuts (Mercimek, Közlenmiş Biber ve Cevizli Semizotu Salatası).
13/08/13: Samphire Salad (Deniz Börülcesi Salatası - Aegean Region).
07/08/13: Mixed Green Salad with Urfa Cheese (Urfa Peynirli Yesil Salata).
17/07/13: Avukma (Avukma - Mediterranean Region).
12/07/13: Eggplant Salad with Pomegranate Paste (Nar Eksili Patlican Salatasi - Hatay - Mediterranean Region).
12/06/13: Cherry-Arugula Salad with Almonds (Kirazli Roka Salatasi - Istanbul).
24/04/13: Fresh Artichoke Salad (Çiğ Enginar Salatası - Aegean Region).
04/04/13: Tomato, Pepper and Onion Salad with Sürk Cheese (Sürk Salatası - Antakya - Mediterranean Region).
22/03/13: Toros Salad (Toros Salatasi / Al Köz -Al Göz - Antalya - Mediterranean Region).
11/03/13: Kale (Collard Greens) Salad (Karalahana Salatasi).
01/03/13: Green Lentil Salad (Yesil Mercimek Piyazi).
01/02/13: Cottage Cheese Salad (Çökelek Salatası).
21/12/12: Arugula Salad with Dried Fruits (Kuru Meyveli Roka Salatasi - Istanbul).
14/12/12: Gaziantep Style Green Olive Salad (Zeytin Piyazi - Gaziantep - Southeast Anatolia Region).
05/12/12: Beetroot Salad with Walnuts (Cevizli Pancar Salatasi).
17/10/12: Dandelion Salad (Hindiba Salatasi).
05/10/12: Potato Salad with Chickpeas (Nohutlu Patates Salatasi).
27/09/12: Mixed Salad with Brine Dressing (Tursu Suyu ile Tadlandirilmis Karisik Salata).
17/08/12: Fried Zucchini Salad (Kizarmis Kabak Piyazi - Gaziantep-Southeast Anatolia Region).
10/08/12: Long Beans Salad with Tomato and Cheese (Domatesli Taze Borulce Salatasi).
24/07/12: Bostana (Bostana - Urfa-Southeast Anatolia Region).
04/07/12: Arugula Salad with Peaches (Seftalili Roka Salatasi).
11/06/12: Avocado Salad (Avokado Salatasi).
23/05/12: Roasted Asparagus with Garlic Yogurt Sauce (Yogurtlu Kuskonmaz Salatasi).
16/05/12: Purslane Salad with Yogurt Dressing (Yogurtlu Semizotu Salatasi).
13/04/12: Shrimp Salad with Roasted Red Pepper (Kozlenmis Biberli Karides Salatasi).
04/04/12: Baba Ganoush (Baba Ganuş).
14/03/12: Arugula Salad with Zucchini (Kabakli Roka Salatasi).
07/03/12: Potato with Yogurt Sauce (Patates Yogurtlusu, From the Thrace Region).
16/02/12: Parsely Salad (Maydanoz Salatasi).
01/02/12: Red Cabbage Salad with Yogurt Sauce (Yogurtlu Mor Lahana Salatasi).
29/12/11: Chicken-Artichoke Hearts Salad (Tavuklu Enginar Kalbi Salatasi).
19/12/11: Gaziantep Style Black-Eyed Peas Salad (Loğlaz Piyazı).
09/12/11: Beetroot Salad (Pancar Salatasi).
02/12/11: Barley/Wheat Salad (Bugday/Arpa Salatasi).
25/11/11: Spinach Salad with Orange (Portakalli Ispanak Salatasi).
24/10/11: Celery Leaf Salad (Kereviz Yapragi Salatasi - Thrace Region).
29/08/11: Antep-Style Tomato Salad (Antep Usulu Domates Salatasi).
03/08/11: Eggplant Boat with Cheese (Peynirli Patlican Kayigi - Aegean Region).
29/07/11: Summer Salad with Tiger Shrimp (Karidesli Yaz Salatasi).
06/06/11: Abu Gannush (Abu Ganus - Antakya).
18/05/11: Mixed Daikon Radish Salad (Karisik Beyaz Turp Salatasi).
21/04/11: Gaziantep Style Egg Salad (Yumurta Piyazi).
13/04/11: Long Bean Salad. (Taze Borulce Salatasi).
01/02/11: Dried Fig Salad. (Kuru Incir Salatasi).
18/12/10: Mushroom Salad with Onion. (Soganli Mantar Salatasi).
10/12/10: Bulgur Salad with Beetroot. (Pancarli Bulgur Salatasi).
01/10/10: Potato Salad with Eggs. (Pasa Pilavi).
14/08/10: Eggplant Dip with Pine Nuts. (Cam Fistikli Patlican Salatasi).
02/08/10: Grilled Onion with Pomegranate Paste (Firinda Nar Eksili Sogan).
01/06/10: Antep Ezme (Gaziantep - South Eastern Anatolia).
05/12/09: Turkish Green Olive Salad (Yesil Zeytin Salatasi).
18/11/09: Tahini Spinach Salad (Tahinli Ispanak Salatasi).
02/11/09: Pan Fried Potato Salad (Tavada Patates Salatasi).
01/10/09: Cauliflower Salad (Karnabahar Salatasi).
28/08/09: Arugula Salad with Walnuts (Cevizli Roka Salatasi).
01/08/09: Tomato Salad with Onion (Soganli Domates Salatasi).
26/06/09: Bulgur Salad ( İç - Adana ).
05/06/09: Cucumber with Walnuts (Cevizli Salatalik).
23/03/09: Chickpeas Salad (Nohut Salatasi).
04/08/08: Mixed Green Salad with Yogurt Dressing (Yogurtlu Karisik Yesil Salata).
26/03/08: Antalya Style Kidney Bean Salad (Antalya Piyazi).
10/12/07: Artichoke Hearts Salad (Enginar Kalbi Salatasi).
05/10/07: Chicken Salad with Mayo (Mayonezli Tavuk Salatasi).
02/10/07: Turkish Cabbage Salad (Beyaz Lahana Salatasi).
30/08/07: Fish Salad (Balik Salatasi).
10/08/07: Watercress Salad (Su Teresi Salatasi).
18/02/07: Spinach Root Salad (Ispanak Koku Salatasi).
20/12/06: Turkish-style Potato Salad (Patates Salatasi).
05/10/06: Roasted Eggplant Salad with Walnuts (Cevizli Patlican Salatasi).
20/08/06: Tiger Shrimp Salad with Flat Green Beans (Yesil Fasulyeli Karides Salatasi - Istanbul).
02/08/06: Gavurdagi Salad (Gavurdagi Salatasi - South East Anatolia).
07/07/06: Radish Salad (Turp Salatasi).
30/06/06: Arugula Salad (Roka Salatasi).
04/04/06: Side Salad for Kebabs (Yesillik).
29/03/06: Turkish Style Tomato Dip (Acili Ezme).
02/03/06: Carrot Salad (Havuc Salatasi).
28/01/06: Red Cabbage Salad (Mor Lahana Salatasi).
25/12/05: Root Celery Salad (Kereviz Salatasi).
02/12/05: Spinach Salad with Yogurt Sauce (Yogurt Soslu Ispanak Salatasi).
26/08/05: Tomato Salad (Domates Salatasi).
15/07/05: Roasted Eggplant Salad (Patlican Salatasi).
17/06/05: Kidney Bean Salad (Piyaz).
16/03/05: Shepherd's Salad (Coban Salatasi).

Turkish Dessert Recipes

01/10/14: Samsa Dessert (Samsa Tatlısı - Ottoman Kitchen).
07/03/14: Kemalpasha Dessert (Kemalpaşa Tatlısı - Bursa).
03/01/14: Apricot Dessert with Walnuts (Gasefe - Erzincan - East Anatolia Region).
11/10/13: Rose Dessert (Gül Tatlısı - Çanakkale - The Marmara Region).
18/01/13: Molasses Creamy Yoğurt (Kadıbeyni - Urfa - South Eastern Anatolia).
26/12/12: Apricot Stew with Mulberries and Sultana Raisins (Kaymaklı Kayısı Yahnisi - Cappadocia - Central Anatolia Region).
23/10/12: Mud in Heaven (Cennet Çamuru - Kilis - Southeast Anatolia Region).
16/08/12: Nightingale's Nest (Bülbül Yuvası).
08/05/12: Semolina Helva with Ice Cream (Dondurmali Irmik Helvası).
02/03/12: Tahini Pastry (Tahinli Yufka).
28/12/11: Baked Pear Dessert (Firinda Armut Tatlısı).
04/11/11: Turkish Walnuts Cookies in Syrup (Kalburabasti).
26/08/11: Turkish Milk Custard Dessert (Laz Boregi - Black Sea Region).
20/07/11: Lemon Blancmange (Limonlu Paluze).
01/07/11: Bici Bici (Adana - Mersin).
04/05/11: Dried Figs Stuffed with Walnuts (Cevizli Incir Dolmasi).
23/03/11: Crispy Pastry (Katmer).
27/12/10: Dried Fruits Dessert (Kuru Meyve Tatlısı).
13/11/10: Semolina Helva with Cheese (Peynirli Irmik Helvasi).
06/09/10: Ricotta Baklava (Lorlu Baklava).
24/11/09: Turkish Ricotta Dessert (Lor Tatlisi - Aegean Region).
17/09/09: Morello Cherry Bread Dessert (Visneli Ekmek Tatlisi).
04/12/08: Quin ce Dessert with Nuts in the Oven (Firinda Kuru Yemisli Ayva Tatlisi).
03/11/08: Tahini Helva Casserole (Guvecte Tahin Helvasi).
27/09/08: Kunefe.
26/12/07: Dried Figs with Milk Pudding (Muhallebili Incir Tatlisi).
16/12/07: Sam Dessert (Sam Tatlisi).
11/10/07: Tel Kadayif.
19/05/07: Saffron Pudding (Zerde).
02/03/07: Prune Dessert with Walnuts (Cevizli Kuru Erik Tatlisi).
13/01/07: Tahini & Grape Molasses (Tahin Pekmez).
28/12/06: Quince with Thick Turkish Cream (Kaymakli Ayva Tatlisi).
15/10/06: Turkish Baklava (Baklava).
22/03/06: Dried Figs with Walnuts (Incir Tatlisi).
07/01/06: Tulumba Dessert (Tulumba Tatlisi).
01/01/06: Sultan's Jello (Elmasiye).
13/11/05: Flour Helva (Un Helvasi).
28/10/05: Sekerpare.
21/08/05: Revani. (Ottoman Kitchen)
10/07/05: Noah's Pudding (Asure).
15/05/05: Apricot Dessert (Kayisi Tatlisi).
18/04/05: Semolina Dessert (Irmik Helvasi).
18/03/05: Sweet Butternut Squash (Kabak Tatlisi).

Turkish Dairy Dessert Recipes

18/12/14: Molasses-Apricot Rice Pudding. (Pekmezli Kayısılı Sütlaç)
03/09/14: Strawberry Milk Pudding. (Çilekli Muhallebi - Istanbul)
23/07/14: Mastic Milk Pudding with Labne. (Labneli Sakızlı Muhallebi - Istanbul)
25/04/14: Apricot Rice Pudding (Kayısılı Sütlaç).
24/01/14: Milechnick (Mileçnik - Central Anatolia Region).
05/08/13: Mastic Pudding with Tel Kadayıf (Tel Kadayıflı Sakızlı Muhallebi - İstanbul).
27/02/13: Peach Rice Pudding (Şeftalili Sütlaç - İstanbul).
14/11/12: Apple Milk Pudding (Elmali Muhallebi).
02/08/12: Gum-mastic Pudding in Rose Water (Haytalya - Gaziantep and Hatay Regions).
06/06/12: Milk Pudding in Rose Water (Su Muhallebisi).
13/02/12: Rice Pudding with Dried Figs (Incirli Sutlac).
14/09/11: Milk Pudding with Strawberry Sauce (Cilek Soslu Muhallebi).
26/08/11: Turkish Milk Custard Dessert (Laz Boregi - Black Sea Region).
20/05/11: Fig Ice Cream (İncir Uyutması - Teleme - Incir Dondurmasi).
21/01/11: Istanbul Pudding (Istanbul Tatlisi).
21/04/10: Hoshmerim (Hoşmerim/Peynir Helvası - Ottoman Kitchen - Balıkesir).
26/01/10: Snow Pudding (Karyagdi Tatlisi).
12/07/09: Almond Muhallebi (Bademli Muhallebi).
18/11/08: Saffron-Rice Pudding (Zerdeli Sutlac).
26/12/07: Dried Figs with Milk Pudding (Muhallebili Incir Tatlisi).
16/09/07: Cherry-Milk Pudding (Visneli Muhallebi).
15/02/07: Mastic Pudding (Sakizli Muhallebi).
25/12/06: Thick Turkish Cream (Kaymak).
13/09/06: Turkish Rice Pudding - Turkish Baked Rice Pudding (Sutlac - Firinda Sutlac).
09/06/06: Creamy Pudding (Yalanci Tavukgogsu).
09/05/06: Yogurt.
16/02/06: Almond Pudding (Keskul).
22/01/06: Chocolate Pudding (Krem Sokola).
06/10/05: Gullac.

Turkish Appetizer Recipes

05/11/14: Spicy Spread with Walnuts (Aydın Çemeni - Aegean Region).
25/06/14: Cucumber-Yogurt Dip (Salatalık Ezme).
18/06/14: Fresh Flat Beans Fritter (Taze Fasulye Mücveri - Ottoman Kitchen).
18/06/14: Fried Zucchini with Yogurt and Walnuts (Cevizli Kabak Kizartması).
28/05/14: Yogurt Dip with Artichokes (Enginar Cacık - Istanbul).
05/05/14: Grilled Peppers with Feta Cheese (Şile Paprike - Thrace Region).
02/05/14: Roasted Pepper and Black Olive-Feta Cheese (Közlenmiş Biber ve Zeytin-Peynir).
12/03/14: Roasted Asparagus (Fırında Kuşkonmaz).
30/12/13: Stuffed Potato Croquette (Tavuklu Patates Kroketi).
23/12/13: Red Pepper Paste Dip (Biber Ezmesi - Antakya - Mediterranean Region).
13/12/13: Feta Cheese Wrapped with Roasted Red Peppers in Molasses and Olive Oil (Pekmezli Peynir Közlenmiş Biber).
30/10/13: Roasted Red Peppers with Anchovies (Ançüezli Közlenmiş Biber).
14/10/13: Sweet Butternut Squash Dip (Trakya Usulü Balkabağı Boranisi - Thrace Region).
25/09/13: Creamy Yogurt Dip with Arugula (Rokalı Haydari).
13/09/13: Green Tomato with Garlic-Yogurt Sauce (Yoğurtlu Yeşil Domates- Thrace Region).
24/07/13: Fried Chili Peppers (Sivri Biber Kızartması).
27/06/13: Grilled Eggplant with Feta Cheese (Peynirli Patlican - Istanbul).
24/06/13: Zucchini with Creamy Yogurt and Sun-Dried Tomatoes with Cheese (Suzme Yogurtlu Kabak ve Peynirli Kurutulmus Domates).
21/06/13: Ricotta Stuffed Zucchini Flowers (Lorlu Kabak Çiçeği Kızartması - Ege Bölgesi).
07/06/13: Roasted Red Pepper and Feta Cheese on Bread Slices (Kirmizi Biber ve Beyaz Peynirli Ekmek Dilimleri).
10/05/13: Ricotta Stuffed Peppers (Çökelekli Biber Dolması - Antalya - Mediterranean Region).
08/05/13: Antep Style Mashed Potato (Patates Yağlama - Gaziantep - South Eastern Anatolia).
03/05/13: Fried Mini Peppers (Mini Biber Kizartmasi).
15/04/13: Hummus Casserole with Cheese and Butter (Guvecte Kasarli Humus - Adana).
07/03/13: Yogurt Dip with Broccoli Stems (Yogurtlu Brokoli Sapi -Istanbul).
06/03/13: Stuffed Roasted Red Peppers With Cheese (Peynirli Kozlenmis Kirmizi Biber Dolmasi - Istanbul).
20/02/13: Cheese Stuffed Mushrooms (Firinda Kasarli Mantar - Aksaray - Central Anatolia).
13/02/13: Roasted Cauliflowers with Garlic Yogurt Sauce (Yogurtlu Kozlenmis Karnabahar).
06/02/13: Fried Okra and Cornmeal Fried Okra (Bamya Kızartması - Aegean Region / Misir Unlu Bamya Kizartmasi).
28/12/12: Eggs with Anchovies on Bread Slices (Ancuezli Yumurtali Ekmek Dilimleri).
24/12/12: Fried Chicken Livers with Walnuts (Cevizli Ciğer Kavurma).
12/12/12: Fried Mashed Potato Balls (Patates Toplari).
07/12/12: Hummus with Sujuk (Sucuklu Humus).
22/11/12: Swiss Chard-Yogurt Dip (Mastave - Ottoman Cuisine).
21/11/12: Roasted Red Pepper & Feta Cheese Dip (Peynirli Kozlenmis Kırmızı Biber Ezmesi).
28/09/12: Pickled Long Green Peppers with Ricotta Cheese (Eksimikli Biber Tursusu - from the Thrace Region).
26/09/12: Antep Style Spinach Borani (Ispanak Borani - Gaziantep-Southeast Anatolia Region).
05/09/12: Fried Carrots with Chilli Peppers (Acili Havuc Kizartmasi, from the Thrace Region).
17/08/12: Fried Zucchini Salad (Kizarmis Kabak Piyazi - Gaziantep-Southeast Anatolia Region).
25/07/12: Homemade Yogurt with Fresh Peppers (Katik / Biberli Yogurt).
18/07/12: Roasted Bell Pepper with Feta Cheese and Toasted Bread (Peynirli Kozlenmis Biber ve Kizarmis Ekmek).
12/07/12: Cucumber with Sesame Seeds and Molasses (Susamli Ve Pekmezli Salatalik).
29/06/12: Artichoke and Creamy Yogurt Dip (Enginar Ezme).
13/06/12: Roasted Kohlrabi with Pomegranate Paste (Firinda Nar Eksili Alabas).
08/06/12: Yogurt with Sauteed Peppers and Walnuts (Yogurtlu-Cevizli Biber Sote).
18/04/12: Zucchini-Walnuts Dip (Cevizli Kabak - Aegean Region).
27/03/12: Roasted Red Pepper with Garlic Yogurt (Yogurtlu Kozlenmis Biber).
21/03/12: Fried Cauliflower with Tahini Tarator (Tarator Soslu Karnabahar Kizartmasi - Antalya).
21/12/11: Roasted Red Pepper Dip with Walnuts (Kozlenmis Kirmizi Biber Ezmesi).
14/12/11: Hummus with Turkish Pastrami (Pastirmali Humus - Antakya).
12/12/11: Turkish Ricotta Patties (Lor Koftesi).
05/12/11: Tahini - Garlic Dip (Hibes - Antalya).
28/11/11: Fried Chicken Livers (Tavuk Cigeri Kavurmasi).
28/09/11: Corn Patties (Misir Mucver).
27/07/11: Chemen (Cemen).
29/06/11: Stuffed Cucumber with Feta Cheese (Peynirli Salatalık Dolması).
20/06/11: Purslane-Yogurt Dip (Pirpirim Cacigi - Malatya).
15/06/11: Melon, Watermelon and Feta Cheese (Kavun, Karpuz ve Peynir).
27/05/11: Fried Eggplants with Yogurt Sauce (Yogurtlu Palican Kizartmasi).
11/05/11: Walnuts-Hazelnuts Yogurt Dip (Cevizli-Findikli Cacik - Black Sea (Artvin) Region).
25/04/11: Beef Stuffed Potato Kofte (Icli Patates Koftesi).
14/12/10: Feta Cheese Spread (Beyaz Peynir Ezmesi).
05/12/10: Fish Kofte (Balik Koftesi).
01/12/10: Avocado Dip (Avokado Ezmesi).
02/08/10: Grilled Onion with Pomegranate Paste (Firinda Nar Eksili Sogan).
27/05/10: Fried Green Pepper with Yogurt Sauce (Yogurtlu Biber Kizartmasi).
15/12/09: Turkish Pastrami Borek (Paçanga Böreği).
12/12/09: Fried Green Pepper with Tomato Sauce (Domates Soslu Biber Kızartması).
08/12/09: Fried Diced Liver with Red Peppers (Arnavut Ciğeri).
01/12/09: Turkish Red Pepper Dip with Yogurt (Yogurtlu Kırmızı Biber Ezmesi).
10/09/09: Fried Eggplant&Potato in Sauce (Soslu Patlican Patates Kizartmasi).
17/07/09: Roasted Red Peppers with Garlic (Sarimsakli Kozlenmis Kirmizi Biber).
24/05/09: Stuffed Tomatoes with Eggplant (Patlicanli Domates Dolmasi).
23/05/09: Halloumi Cheese (Hellim Peyniri).
14/12/08: Turkish Chickpeas Dip (Nohut Ezmesi - Ottoman Kitchen).
12/12/08: Carrot Pate with Black Olives (Havuclu Zeytinli Mucver).
06/12/08: Spinach Dip (Ispanak Ezme).
19/07/08: Green Beans with Walnuts (Malohta).
11/06/08: Oven Shrimp (Firinda Karides).
09/02/08: Turkish-Style Fried Calamari (Kalamar Tava).
28/12/07: Beetroot Dip (Pancar Ezme).
18/12/07: Mushroom Manti (Mantar Manti).
08/12/07: Fried Eggplant with Cheese (Peynirli Patlican Kizartmasi).
02/12/07: Shrimp Cocktail in a Basket (Hamur Sepetinde Karides Kokteyl - Istanbul).
28/11/07: Potato Cigarette Borek (Patatesli Sigara Boregi).
22/07/07: Roasted Eggplant, Green Pepper & Tomato Dip (Lutuka).
01/07/07: Fried Mixed Vegetables with Sauce (Karisik Sebze Kizartmasi).
26/06/07: Sesame Seed Chicken (Susamli Tavuk).
03/06/07: Cig Kofte (Yalanci Cig Kofte).
13/05/07: Red Pepper Spread (Zengin).
10/12/06: Hummus (Humus).
08/12/06: Creamy Yogurt Dip (Haydari).
05/12/06: Caviar-stuffed Eggs (Havyarli Yumurta Dolmasi).
03/12/06: Amulet Borek (Muska Boregi).
02/12/06: Zucchini with Walnut Dip (Cerkez Kabak).
29/11/06: Roasted Red Pepper Cheese Rolls (Kozlenmis, Peynirli Kirmizi Biber).
26/11/06: Shrimp in an Orange Basket (Portakal Sepetinde Karides).
26/09/06: Fried Cauliflowers and Carrots (Karnabahar ve Havuc Kizartmasi).
12/08/06: Cigarette Borek (Sigara Boregi).
28/07/06: Fried Zucchini with Yogurt Sauce (Kabak Kizartmasi).
21/07/06: Haydari with Feta Cheese (Beyaz Peynirli Haydari).
13/06/06: Mamzana.
04/06/06: Muhammara.
13/05/06: Haydari with Carrots (Havuclu Haydari).
09/05/06: Yogurt.
14/04/06: Red Pepper Paste (Kirmizi Biber Salcasi).
04/03/06: Potato Kofte (Patates Koftesi).
28/12/05: Black Olive Paste Spread with Garlic (Zeytin Ezmeli Kanepeler).
17/12/05: Shrimp Balls (Karides Toplari).
11/12/05: Potatoes with Caviar (Havyarli Patates).
10/12/05: Stuffed Mushrooms (Mantar Dolmasi).
29/10/05: Olives with Garlic (Sarimsakli Zeytin).
16/10/05: Lentil Kofte (Mercimek Koftesi).
28/08/05: Tarator.
24/07/05: Chicken-Walnuts Dip (Cerkez Tavugu).
12/06/05: Fried Eggplant & Green Pepper (Patlican Biber Kizartmasi).
08/05/05: Fava.
26/03/05: Kisir.
22/03/05: Cacık.
20/03/05: Zucchini Pate (Mucver).

Turkish Lamb and Beef Recipes

04/12/14: Green Lentil Stew with Ground Beef (Sengeser - East Anatolia Region).
21/11/14: Sujuk (Turkish Sausage) Stuffing (Sucuk İçi - Kayseri - Central Anatolia Region).
31/10/14: Spinach, Chickpeas and Sujuk Stew (Sucuklu Nohutlu Ispanak).
29/09/14: Lamb Saute with Roasted Eggplant (Kuzu Etli Patlıcan Söğürme - Hatay).
10/09/14: Tomato Tava (Domates Tavası - Gaziantep).
25/08/14: Parsley Stew (Maydanozlu Yahni).
11/08/14: Beef Stew with with Mini Eggplants (Bütün Patlıcan Yemeği - Urfa - South East Anatolia Region).
09/06/14: Veal Stew with Arugula (Rokalı Dana Yahni).
26/05/14: Lamb-Spinach in Yogurt (Etli Ispanak Borani - Antakya).
28/04/14: Lamb Saute with Tomatoes (Etli Domates Yemeği - Adana).
07/04/14: Baked Stuffed Onions with Beef (Etli Soğan Dolması - Ottoman Kitchen).
24/03/14: Lamb with Eggplant and Chickpeas (Doğrama - Gaziantep).
10/03/14: Borani (Borani - Gaziantep).
03/03/14: Bozbash (Bozbaş - Kars - Ardahan - Iğdır - Azerbaijan).
17/02/14: Turkey with Lentils, Chickpeas and Wheat (Keledoş – Kelecoş - East Anatolia).
20/01/14: Meat Stuffed Quince Cooked in Grape Molasses (Pekmezli Ayva Dolması - Nevşehir - Central Anatolia Region).
13/01/14: Turnip Stew with Black-Eyed Peas (Şalgam Aşı - Isparta - Mediterranean Region).
09/12/13: Dried Eggplant Dish (Kuru Patlıcan Aşı - Sinop - Black Sea Region).
18/11/13: Onion Stew (Soğan Yahnisi - Gaziantep).
07/10/13: Shepherd's Braised Lamb Cubes (Çoban Kavurma).
23/09/13: Ground Beef on Bread(Kiymalı Ekmek Aşı - Turhal - Black Sea Rgion).
06/09/13: Sachma Tava (Saçma Tavası - Gaziantep - Southeast Anatolia Region).
26/08/13: Romain Lettuce Stew with Lamb (Marul Yemeği - Tire - Izmir).
29/07/13: Eggplant Tava (Patlican Tava - Adana).
08/07/13: Lamb Stew with Sweet Peas (Kuzu Etli Bezelye).
20/05/13: Fresh Fava Beans in Yogurt Sauce (Yogurtlu Bakla - Gazianatep - Southeast Anatolia Region).
06/05/13: Stuffed Zucchini with Lamb Pistachios and Almonds (Damat Dolması - Gazianatep - Southeast Anatolia Region).
22/04/13: Lamb and Okra Stew (Etli Bamya).
05/04/13: Stuffed Kale Rolls with Ground Beef (Karalahana Sarması - Black Sea Region).
25/03/13: Ground Beef Saute (Kiyma Sote).
15/03/13: Stuffed Peppers with Ground Beef (Etli Biber Dolmasi - Ottoman Kitchen).
25/02/13: Turnip Moussaka (Shalgam Musakka).
21/01/13: Long Squash-Beef in Yogurt (Kabak Borani -Antakya - Mediterranean Region).
07/01/13: Lamb Stew with Chestnuts (Kestaneli Kuzu Yahni).
19/11/12: Cabbage Stew with Ground Beef (Kiymali Kapuska).
22/10/12: Lamb Kavurma with Mushrooms (Mantarli Kuzu Kavurma).
24/09/12: Pashazade (Paşazade).
03/09/12: Shiveydiz (Şiveydiz - Gaziantep-Southeast Anatolia Region).
15/08/12: Nev-i Diğer (Nev-i Diğer - Ottoman Kitchen).
20/07/12: Eggplant Moussaka with Cheese (Peynirli Patlican Musakka).
02/07/12: Gaziantep Style Stuffed Zucchini (Kabak Oturtması - Gaziantep).
18/06/12: Lamb Stew with Green Onions (Taze Soganli Kuzu Yahni).
28/05/12: Green Tomatoes Stuffed with Beef (Etli Yesil Domates Dolmasi).
09/05/12: Pounded Meat-Wheat Dish (Keskek).
16/04/12: Purslane with Ground Beef (Kiymali Semizotu).
02/04/12: Beef Saute (Et Sote).
05/03/12: Leek Stew with Chickpeas (Etli Nohutlu Pirasa).
06/01/12: Sweet Butternut Squash with Yogurt (Balkabagi Boranisi).
02/11/11: Braised Lamb with Onion (Soganli Kuzu Kavurma).
03/10/11: Hurrem Sultan.
15/08/11: Artichokes with Lamb (Etli Enginar).
08/08/11: Meat Tava (Et Tava - Adana).
11/07/11: Lamb Stew with Fennel - Aegean Region (Etli Rezene).
08/06/11: Fava Beans with Lamb - Mersin (Etli Bakla).
16/05/11: Tantuni (Tantuni - Mersin).
21/03/11: Spinach with Lamb (Etli Ispanak).
04/03/11: Green Lentil - Ground Beef on Pide (Galacos).
16/02/11: Eggplant Moussaka with Chickpeas (Nohutlu Patlican Musakka).
11/02/11: Papara.
04/02/11: Kidney Beans with Sujuk (Sucuklu Kuru Fasulye).
03/01/10: Swiss Chard Rolls with Beef (Etli Pazi Sarma).
10/11/10: Saj Tava (Sac Tava).
22/10/10: Turkish Quince Stew (Ayva Yahnisi).
16/04/10: Stuffed Zucchini with Bulgur (Bulgurlu Kabak Dolmasi).
27/03/10: Eggplant with Lamb (Etli Patlican).
21/11/09: Mutancana.
11/11/09: Mina / Turkish Shepherd's Pie.
15/09/09: Lamb Saute with Pepper (Biberli Kuzu Kavurma).
12/06/09: Zucchini Moussaka (Kabak Musakka).
12/04/09: Kidney Beans with Turkish Pastrami (Pastirmali Kuru Fasulye).
02/04/09: Spinach with Ground Beef (Kiymali Ispanak).
20/01/09: Celery Stew with Lamb (Kuzu Etli Terbiyeli Kereviz).
29/11/08: Lamb with Vegetable Stew (Sebzeli Kuzu Yahni).
26/07/08: Turkish-style Lamp Chops (Kuzu Pirzola).
29/02/08: Cabbage Rolls with Beef (Etli Lahana Sarma).
28/01/08: Leek with Lamb (Etli Pirasa).
20/01/08: Quince Tava (Ayva Tavasi).
15/12/07: Spinach Tenderloin (Ispanakli Bonfile).
07/10/07: Lamb with Eggplant Casserole (Firinda Patlicanli Kuzu).
18/09/07: Steak with Vegetables in Tomato Sauce (Salcali Biftek).
14/09/07: Potato Lamb Casserole (Firinda Etli Patates).
30/05/07: Artichokes Stuffed with Beef (Etli Enginar Dolmasi).
26/04/07: Tomato Dolma (Domates Dolmasi Ottoman Kitchen).
01/04/07: Pilaf with Lamb & Eggplant (Patlicanli Etli Pilav).
02/02/07: Cauliflower Moussaka (Karnabahar Musakka).
25/01/07: Stuffed Dried Eggplants with Walnuts (Cevizli Kuru Patlican Dolmasi).
24/12/06: Lamb with Garlic in the Oven (Firinda Sarimsakli Kuzu Budu).
15/11/06: Kidney Beans with Lamb (Kuzu Etli Kuru Fasulye).
12/10/06: Lamb Tandir with Vegetables (Sebzeli Kuzu Tandir).
09/10/06: Tenderloin in Parchment Paper (Kagitta Bonfile).
02/09/06: Flat Beans with Lamb (Kuzu Etli Taze Fasulye).
18/06/06: Lamb And Vegetable Casserole (Kuzu Etli Guvec).
20/05/06: Stuffed Eggplants with Beef (Nohutlu Etli Patlican Dolmasi).
01/05/06: Split Eggplants with Ground Beef Filling (Karniyarik).
22/04/06: Lamb with Romaine Lettuce (Kuzu Kapama).
15/04/06: Stuffed Zucchini (Kabak Dolmasi).
09/04/06: Lamb with Grape Leaves (Caput Asi - Aegean Region).
11/03/06: Ali Nazik (Gaziantep).
06/01/06: Lamb Kavurma (Kuzu Kavurma).
30/10/05: Lamb Tandir (Kuzu Tandir).
14/10/05: Chickpeas with Ground Beef (Kiymali Nohut).
25/09/05: Beef with Mushrooms (Etli Mantar).
26/06/05: Sultan's Pleasure (Hunkar Begendi - Ottoman Kitchen).
29/05/05: Stuffed Peppers & Tomatoes (Domates, Biber Dolmasi).
22/05/05: Eggplant Moussaka (Patlican Musakka).
22/04/05: Beef Stew with Onions (Soganli Yahni).
15/04/05: Potato Mussaka (Patates Musakka).
29/03/05: Mixed Vegetables with Beef (Turlu).
24/03/05: Grape Leaf Rolls with Groundbeef (Yaprak Sarmasi).

Turkish Bread & Pide Recipes

20/10/14: Bread with Spinach-Ricotta Cheese (Ispanaklı, Katıklı Ekmek - Antakya).
11/04/14: Artichoke - Black Olive Pide (Enginarlı Zeytinli Pide - Aegean Region).
28/03/14: Ricotta Cheese Wraps (Sıkma - Adana).
05/02/14: Roasted Potatoes - Onions with Bread (Ekmek Arasında Közlenmiş Patates - Soğan - Gaziantep).
17/01/14: Nokul, Fragrant Tahini Bread (Mis Kokulu Nokul - Isparta - Mediteranian Region).
27/09/13: Baked Potato-Onion-Garlic Wraps (Közlenmiş Patates ve Soğanlı Dürüm - Gaziantep).
14/06/13: Tomato Cheese Wraps (Yaz Dürümü).
01/04/13: Tomato-Feta and Egg Wraps (Yumurtalı Dürüm).
11/02/13: Wrap Filled Chickpeas aka Chickpeas Kebab (Nohut Kebabı aka Nohut Dürümü - Gaziantep - Southeast Anatolia Region).
30/01/13: Pocket Pide (Cep Pide).
03/12/12: Mevlana Pide (Mevlana Pidesi - Konya).
29/10/12: Turkish Fish Wraps (Balık Dürüm).
14/09/12: Flat Bread with Cheese (Peynirli Pide, from the Adana Region).
25/06/12: Urfa Style Roasted Vegetable Wraps (Etsiz Urfa Durumu aka Firinda Patlican - Urfa).
11/05/12: Black-Eyed Peas Wraps (Loglazli Durum - Urfa).
05/04/12: Tandoori Bread (Tandir Ekmegi).
01/03/12: Bazlama - Stuffed Bazlama (Bazlama - Icli Bazlama).
17/02/12: Ground Beef on Turkish Bread (Kiymali Ekmek).
16/01/12: Turkish Pastrami-Sujuk-Cheese Pide (Pastirmali Sucuklu Kasarli Pide).
11/11/11: Shrimp Wraps (Karidesli Durum).
26/10/11: Roasted Lamb with Cheese Pide (Kavurmali Kasarli Pide).
09/09/11: Turkish Cheese Bread with Spicy Garlic Sauce (Sarimsakli, Tereyag Soslu Peynirli Ekmek - Adana).
10/08/11: Sham Borek (Şam Böreği - Southeast Anatolia Region).
25/07/11: Sardines on Turkish Bread (Sardalyali Ekmek).
13/05/11: Lavash Bread (Lavas Ekmegi).
11/04/11: Walnut Bread (Cevizli Ekmek).
14/03/11: Turkish Feta Cheese Pide (Peynirli Karadeniz Pidesi).
11/02/11: Papara.
13/01/11: Homemade Bread and more... (Ekmek ve daha fazlasi...).
08/07/10: Patisserie Pide (Pastahane Pidesi).
02/02/10: Turkish Spinach Pide (Ispanaklı Pide).
01/01/10: Spinach-Chicken on Turkish Bread (Ispanaklı-Tavuklu Ekmek).
08/07/09: Feta Cheese Bread (Peynirli Ekmek).
19/03/09: Peppered Bread (Biberli Ekmek - Antakya - Mediterranean Region).
27/10/08: Turkish Ground Beef Pide (Kiymali Karadeniz Pidesi).
06/04/08: Sujuk Pide (Sucuklu Pide).
14/03/08: Turkish Easter Bread (Paskalya Coregi).
09/09/07: Turkish Pide with Tomatoes, Black Olives and Cheese (Domates, Zeytin ve Peynirli Pide).
02/09/07: Cornbread (Misir Ekmegi).
15/04/07: Turkish-style Breakfast Buns (Kahvalti Corekleri).
04/03/07: Bread with Black Olives (Zeytinli Ekmek).
14/01/07: Tahini Bread (Tahinli Ekmek).
07/01/07: Turkish Rustic Bread (Koy Ekmegi).
19/09/06: Turkish Ramadan Pide (Ramazan Pidesi).
04/04/06: Turkish Style Pizza with Ground Beef (Lahmacun).
11/02/06: Tirit.

Turkish Pastry Recipes

22/09/14: Mussel Borek (Midye Börek).
27/06/14: Dough Bites with Feta Cheese (Peynirli Hamur Lokması).
21/02/14: String Cheese Börek (Dil Peynirli Börek).
06/12/13: Spicy Ground Beef-Walnuts Börek (Semsek - Southeastern Anatolia Region).
08/11/13: Borek Filled with Peppers and Ricotta Cheese (Biberli-Lorlu Börek - Mediterranean and Southeast Anatolia Regions).
04/10/13: Börek with Soda Water (Sodalı Börek).
09/09/13: Phyllo Pastry Stuffed with Chicken Pilaf (Çullama - Aegean Region).
10/07/13: Eggplant Borek (Patlıcanlı Börek).
10/04/13: Borek Filled with Swiss Chard and Feta Cheese (Pazılı Börek).
13/03/13: Kombe, Cheese and Spinach Börek (Kömbe).
15/02/13: Fish Manti (Balik Manti - Istanbul).
08/02/13: Fried Dough Bites (Artvin Lokumu aka Hamur Kizartmasi - Black Sea Region).
04/01/13: Bread Borek with Mozzarella Cheese (Kaşarli Ekmek Böreği).
16/11/12: Kaytaz Börek (Kaytaz Boregi - Antakya - Mediterranean Region).
15/10/12: Turkish Coffee Cup Börek (Fincan Böreği).
09/08/12: Feta Cheese Log Borek (Peynirli Rulo Börek).
01/08/12: Zucchini Pie (Kabakli Tart).
09/07/12: Dough Bites Filled with Turkish Pastrami and Cheese (Pastirmali-Kasarli Hamur Lokmasi).
30/03/12: Turkish Bagel with Spinach and Turkish Bagel with Cheese (Ispanakli Simit ve Kasarli Simit).
20/02/12: Chicken-Walnuts on Pastry (Islama - Kastamonu Bandurmasi - Ottoman Kitchen).
03/02/12: Pogaca Filled with Eggplant (Patlicanli Pogaca).
07/12/11: Fish Borek (Balik Boregi).
17/10/11: Shredded Borek (Pacavra Boregi).
21/09/11: Honey Gozleme (Ballı Gözleme).
22/08/11: Pleated Borek (Kirma Borek).
17/08/11: Vegetable Pie (Sebzeli Tart).
10/08/11: Sham Borek (Şam Böreği - Southeast Anatolia Region).
22/06/11: Stuffed Pishi (Içli Pişi).
23/03/11: Crispy Pastry (Katmer).
11/03/11: Eggplant Pie (Patlicanli Tart).
09/02/11: Chocolate Gozleme (Çikolatalı Gözleme).
27/01/11: Black Olive-Feta Cheese Pogaca (Zeytin-Peynirli Pogaca).
07/11/10: Potato Twister (Patatesli Gul Boregi).
28/08/10: Vegetable Börek (Sebzeli Börek).
06/06/10: Mashroom Börek (Mantarli Börek).
15/12/09: Turkish Pastrami Borek (Paçanga Böreği).
27/10/09: Saçaklı Mantı.
23/08/09: Split Börek with Feta Cheese (Peynirli Karnıyarık Börek).
30/05/09: Mayali Pogaca / Leavened Pogaca (Mayali Pogaca).
02/01/09: Chicken Almond Pie (Tavuklu Bademli Tart).
06/09/08: Lentil Borek (Mercimek Boregi).
11/05/08: Shebit. (Kayseri Yağlaması / Şebit - Kayseri)
28/11/07: Potato Cigarette Borek (Patatesli Sigara Boregi).
23/09/07: Swiss Chard Log Borek (Pazili Kol Boregi).
03/05/07: Feta Cheese Pie (Beyaz Peynirli Tart).
10/04/07: Pan Borek with Ground Beef (Kiymali Tava Boregi).
25/03/07: Gozleme.
21/03/07: Soft Turkish Bagel (Acma).
11/02/07: Catal.
21/01/07: Turkish Bagel with Sesame Seeds (Simit).
03/12/06: Amulet Borek (Muska Boregi).
11/11/06: Potato Borek (Patates Boregi).
01/11/06: Water Borek (Su Boregi).
21/10/06: Leek and Feta Cheese Borek (Pirasa ve Beyaz Peynirli Borek).
12/08/06: Cigarette Borek (Sigara Boregi).
28/04/06: Puff Borek (Puf Boregi).
05/02/06: Talas Boregi.
21/01/06: Chi (Çi) Börek and Chips.
20/11/05: Cantik.
10/04/05: Halfmoons with Feta Cheese (Pogaca).
05/04/05: Manti.
01/04/05: Borek.

Turkish Cake & Cookie Recipes

25/11/14: Butternut Squash Cheesecake (Balkabakli Labneli Pasta).
18/09/14: Lemon-Almond Cookies (Limonlu Bademli Kurabiye).
21/03/14: No-Bake Mini Cheesecakes (Pişirmeden Labneli Pasta).
20/03/14: Red Plum Topping (Kırmızı Erik Sosu).
14/03/14: Cinnamon Sugar Cookies (Tarçınlı Şekerli Kurabiye).
14/02/14: Chocolate-Covered Strawberries (Çikolata Kaplı Çilek).
16/10/13: Savory Dill and Nigella Cookies (Dereotlu Tuzlu Kurabiye).
23/08/13: Fig Cheesecake (Taze Incirli Labneli Pasta).
01/05/13: Coconut Cookies (Hindistan Cevizli Kurabiye).
16/01/13: Apple Cookie Rolls (Elmali Kurabiye).
09/11/12: Pistachio Raisin Cake (Fiistikli Uzumlu Kek).
03/10/12: Turkish Carrot Balls (Havuc Toplari).
07/09/12: Turkish Tahini Cake (Tahinli Kagit Helva Pastasi).
28/03/12: Sour Cherry Pie (Visneli Tart).
07/11/11: Turkish Ricotta Cookies (Lor Kurabiyesi - Ayvalik).
10/10/11: Apple-Walnut Cake (Elmali-Cevizli Kek).
26/09/11: Turkish Carrot Delight (Cezerye).
07/09/11: Walnut Cookies (Cevizli Kurabiye).
25/05/11: Cocoa Cake (Kakaolu Kek).
09/05/11: Easy Sesame Sticks (Susamli Kolay Cubuklar).
30/03/11: Lemon Cookies (Limonlu Kurabiye).
23/02/11: White Chocolate-Cranberry Balls (Cikolatali Yaban Mersini Toplari).
14/02/11: Mini Fruit Tarts (Meyveli Mini Tartolet).
24/11/10: Chestnut Cookies (Kestaneli Kurupasta).
08/10/10: Butternut Squash Balls (Kaymakli Kabak Toplari).
18/02/10: Raisin-Walnut Cake (Uzumlu-Cevizli Kek).
26/12/09: Candied Chestnuts in Syrup (Kestane Şekeri - Bursa).
24/09/09: Carrot Cake (Havuclu Kek).
26/07/09: Kurabiye .
28/04/09: Chocolate Pudding Covered Cake (Cukulatali Puding Kaplamali Kek).
22/02/09: Raisin-Sugar Cookies (Uzumlu-Toz Sekerli Kurabiye).
28/12/08: Chestnut Flower (Kestane Cicegi).
11/10/08: Mushroom Cookies (Mantar Kurabiye).
29/06/08: Turkish Almond Cookies (Acibadem Kurabiyesi).
12/02/08: Chocolate Pear Pie (Armutlu Cikolatali Tart).
03/02/08: Spicy Biscuits (Acili Biskuvi).
17/10/07: Orange Biscuits (Portakalli Biskuvi).
26/08/07: Cheese Biscuits (Peynirli Bisküvi).
17/06/07: Lemon Cake (Limonlu Kek).
06/05/07: Apple Pie (Elmali Tart).
04/04/07: Orange Cake (Portakalli Kek).
22/02/07: Turkish Shortbread (Un Kurabiyesi).
28/01/07: Spinach Cake (Ispanakli Kek).
19/11/06: Black Eye Cookies (Karagoz).
30/08/06: Mosaic Cake (Mozaik Pasta).
14/06/06: Strawberry Topping (Cilek Sos).
27/11/05: Chestnut Cake (Kestaneli Pasta).
05/06/05: Cherry Jello Dessert (Joleli Pasta).
21/03/05: Sesame Seed Rings (Susamli Simit).

Turkish Vegetable Recipes

28/11/14: Mushrooms Sauteed with Chickpeas (Alanya Usulu Mantar Kavurma - Alanya).
08/09/14: Pan Fried Mushrooms (Sacda Mantar Kavurma).
15/08/14: Green Lentils-Bulgur in Yogurt (Mercimekli Katma - Mediterranean Region).
28/07/14: Zucchini with Summer Vegetables and Bulgur (Kabak Aşı - Aegean Region).
09/07/14: Fried Eggplant Strips with Summer Vegetables (Kırlı Patlıcan Kızartma - Aydın - Aegean Region).
16/06/14: Purslane Dish - Antep Style (Pirpirim Aşı - Gaziantep).
11/06/14: Artichoke in Egg Sauce (Terbiyeli Enginar - Aegean Region).
09/05/14: Chopped Eggplant Shake (Patlıcan Silkme - Urfa - South East Anatolia Region).
16/04/14: Stuffed Tomatoes with Ricotta Cheese (Lorlu Domates Dolması).
20/11/13: Spinach Root with Yogurt (Ispanak Kökü Boranisi- Antakya - Mediterranean Region).
06/11/13: Celery Root Cooked in Orange Juice (Portakallı Kereviz).
02/09/13: Cheese Filled Zucchini (Peynirli Kabak Dolması - Istanbul).
26/07/13: Sauteed Vegetables with Black Olives and Feta Cheese (Zeytin-Peynirli Sebze Sote).
19/06/13: Pickled Green Bean Stir-Fry (Turşu Kavurma - Black Sea Region).
17/05/13: Flat Green Beans With Tomatoes and Butter (Tereyagli Uzun Pakla (Fasulye) - Safranbolu - Black Sea Region).
17/04/13: Bolu Style Sauteed Mushrooms (Cincile Mantari Sotesi - Bolu - Black Sea Region).
23/01/13: Long Squash with Bulgur (Kabak Kabugu Kavurmasi - Turhal - Black Sea Region).
07/11/12: Swiss Chard with Bulgur (Bulgurlu Pazi Yemegi).
10/10/12: Swiss Chard Stems with Chickpeas (Nohutlu Pazi Sapi).
19/09/12: Green Lentil with Zucchini and Garlic-Mint Sauce (Mercimekli Kabak aka Eksili Kabak - İçel - Mediterranean Region).
27/08/12: Vegetable Stew (Guvecte Sebze Turlusu).
16/07/12: Stuffed Swiss Chard Rolls with Ricotta Cheese (Lorlu Pazi Sarmasi - Bayburt-Karadeniz Bolgesi).
11/07/12: Tomato-Rice Dish (Domates Asi).
30/05/12: Spinach with Garlic-Tomato Sauce (Sallandirma - Sakarya).
18/05/12: Okra Casserole (Firinda Bamya).
08/02/12: Collard Greens Dible with Fried Eggs (Karalahana Diblesi - Black Sea Region).
11/01/12: Dried Vegetables Dish (Charpana - Birecik - East Anatolia Region).
30/11/11: Potato - Mushroom Casserole (Firinda Mantarli Patates).
19/09/11: Green Lentil Dish with Caramelized Onion (Soganli Mercimek Yemegi).
12/08/11: Sheikh Mualla (Şeyh Mualla - Antakya - Mediterranean Region).
22/07/11: Zucchini with Tomato (Çitme - Konya).
27/06/11: Sauteed Mixed Vegetable with Walnuts (Cevizli Karisik Sebze).
06/04/11: Swiss Chard Stems Saute (Zılk Kavurma).
28/03/11: Zucchini-Potato Casserole (Fırında Kabak-Patates Ezmesi).
07/02/11: Cauliflower Casserole (Firinda Karnabahar).
04/11/10: Sweet Peas with Hallumi Cheese (Peynirli Bezelye).
22/09/10: Mushroom Dible (Mantar Dible).
24/06/10: Black-eyed Peas with Swiss Chard (Loglazli Pazi).
05/04/10: Shakshuka (Saksuka).
14/02/10: Spinach with Potato (Ispanakli Patates).
06/01/10: Swiss Card Stems with Yogurt Sauce (Yoğurtlu Pazı Sapı).
02/09/09: Mushroom on the Clay Tile (Kiremitte Mantar).
05/07/09: Fried Vegetables in Tomato Sauce (Çığırtma).
24/05/09: Stuffed Tomatoes with Eggplant (Patlicanli Domates Dolmasi).
07/01/09: Leek with Eggs (Pirasa Kavurma).
18/08/08: Turkish Purslane Dish (Semizotu Yemegi).
19/07/08: Green Beans with Walnuts (Malohta).
02/05/08: Red Pepper Dish (Kirmizi Biber Yemegi).
02/04/08: Kumpir.
21/09/07: Spinach Saute (Ispanak Kavurma).
26/05/07: Green Beans with Eggs (Taze Fasulye Kavurmasi).
28/04/07: Tomatoes-Feta Cheese Casserole (Firinda Peynirli Domates).
15/12/06: Turkish-style Zucchini Gratin (Kabak Graten).
06/11/06: Green Lentil Dish (Yesil Mercimek Yemegi).
25/05/06: Eggplant Dish with Chickpeas (Nohutlu Ic Patlican Yemegi - Adana).
20/05/06: Eggplant Chirtma (Patlican Çırtma - Diyarbakir).
12/02/06: Spinach with Rice (Pirincli Ispanak).
22/10/05: Black-eyed Peas (Borulce).
11/09/05: Dible.
07/08/05: Green Pepper & Potato Dish (Biber Asi).