ramazan pide

What Is? Ramazan Pide (Ramadan Bread)

While available throughout the year in some bakeries, Ramazan Pide can generally only be found during the holy month of fasting know in as Ramazan or Ramadan....

Simit in Istanbul

What is? Simit

Simit are often described as the Turkish bagel  but this is an inaccurate description. Simit are baked in a stone oven where as bagels are...

iskender

What Is? Iskender

Invented in Bursa, Turkey, the dish is actually trademarked by the Iskender family, who has the exclusive rights to sell the meal in Turkey. But,...

turkish bread

What Is? Ekmek

There is strong evidence that the first domesticated wheat was sow and harvested in the Eastern Anatolian part of what is today Turkey, Iraq, and Afghanistan,...