kadayif

What Is? Kadayif

Bearing a resemblance to Künefe, Kadayif does not have cheese, and is eaten cold. Shredded wheat is pressed out in sheets and then rolled around a center of nuts, often pistachio or...

akitma at Cafe Mese

What is? Akitma (Turkish Crêpe)

The very thin dough made from flour, egg, sugar, water, oil, and salt, is filled with a variety of ingredients based on personal preference and...

koska helva

What is? Helva

A culturally significant and widely consumed treat, helva, meaning “sweet” in Arabic, comes in a variety of shapes and sizes. Wedding helva is made with a base...