Turkish

Yashim cooks Istanbul

Yashim Cooks Istanbul

“Reading detective stories in bed. I find this delightful at home, and even more delightful when I am away from home, a lost man. The fuss of the day is done wi...
houmous with walnut oil and cumin recipe

Humous with Walnut Oil and Cumin

This is really just a tarted up version of humous (or houmous as some people spell it).Serve with middle-eastern crackers and a pink vermouth with tonic and...
A recipe for Turkish meatballs or Kofte

Turkish Meatballs Or Köfte

This is another recipe I brought back from my trip to Istanbul in April. It’s the cumin which gives them their middle eastern flavour. You could also add a coup...
Turkish green plums

Turkey’s Sour Green Plums

This month I’m in Turkey, and, in Istanbul, it’s also the month of the festival of the Tulip. From the moment we arrived, even just driving out of the airport, ...