What is? Akitma (Turkish Crêpe)

akitma at Cafe Mese
Akitma is the Turkish word for a crêpe, or thin pancake.

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 region. Some common examples are sausage, cheese, or egg. Also served as a dessert, the akitma may contain jam or jelly with nuts or fresh fruit. The picture above is an akitma filled with cheese and mushrooms in a creamy sauce.

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