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KÖFTECİ YAŞAR: Meatballs For Life

I am not particularly attracted by gourmet food. in fact, it seems like at least half the time I miss the point entirely. It is lovely to...

taze fasulye

What Is? Taze Fasulye

Fresh green beans are a specialty in Turkish cuisine, and are most often served as a meze in Istanbul, though in the Aegean region it can serve...

rice cart in Istanbul

What is? Pilav (Pilaf)

Pilav comes in just about every shape and size in Istanbul. From the highest class restaurants, to the lonely street carts, this staple dish reinvents...

fasulye at fasuli

FASULI: Ataturk Likes It

If you have been reading my blog for awhile now you probably know that I have a love for all foods simple. It should be...