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A colourful cuisine of aromatic rose desserts to robust griddled meats.


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  • Imam bayildi with BBQ lamb & tzatziki

    Imam bayildi with BBQ lamb & tzatziki

    A star rating of 4.1 out of 5.9 ratings

    There are hundreds of versions of this Turkish aubergine dish. It is authentically quite oily, but reduce the oil if you prefer

  • Turkish one-pan eggs & peppers (Menemen)

    Turkish one-pan eggs & peppers (Menemen)

    A star rating of 4.6 out of 5.118 ratings

    This gutsy dish is genuine street food and a brilliant family dish for brunch, lunch or supper.

  • DIY kofta burgers

    DIY kofta burgers

    A star rating of 4.6 out of 5.50 ratings

    With these quick, easy and cheap koftas, there's no excuse for hitting the kebab van

  • Smoked aubergine purée

    Smoked aubergine purée

    A star rating of 4.2 out of 5.8 ratings

    This is great served with grilled meat or chicken and also makes a simple lunch for vegetarians

  • Rose cream & raspberry jellies

    Rose cream & raspberry jellies

    A star rating of 4.5 out of 5.6 ratings

    With all the flavours of Turkish delight, these fragrant Middle Eastern-style puddings make a light finish to an entertaining menu

  • Turkish lamb pilau

    Turkish lamb pilau

    A star rating of 3.7 out of 5.50 ratings

    Serve up a basmati rice one pot flavoured with cinnamon, mint and apricot, studded with tender lamb

  • Smoky chicken skewers

    Smoky chicken skewers

    A star rating of 4.9 out of 5.26 ratings

    A tapas-style canapé of marinated and grilled chicken kebabs, best served with smoked garlic mayonnaise dip

  • Chilli ginger lamb chops

    Chilli ginger lamb chops

    A star rating of 4.8 out of 5.4 ratings

    Marinate your chops with ginger, lemon, chilli and cumin then chargrill until juicy in the middle

  • Falafels with salad in pitta

    Homemade falafels

    A star rating of 3.6 out of 5.137 ratings

    Cheap and dead easy to make - stuff our simple falafels into warm pittas with salad, or serve with couscous and hummus

  • Aubergine couscous salad

    Aubergine couscous salad

    A star rating of 4.3 out of 5.28 ratings

    A handful of mint leaves really brings this salad alive, veggies will love it, but if you do need some meat lamb cutlets are the perfect addition

  • Minty lamb flatbreads

    Minty lamb flatbreads

    A star rating of 3.6 out of 5.18 ratings

    Serve these Turkish-style pizzas for a simple, speedy supper for friends

  • Easy homemade hummus

    Easy hummus recipe

    A star rating of 4.3 out of 5.81 ratings

    A smooth blended chickpea dip with tahini and garlic that's versatile and good for you, this easy hummus makes a great snack or lunch

  • Turkish-style lamb

    Turkish-style lamb

    A star rating of 4.3 out of 5.7 ratings

    Bring the taste of Turkey to your kitchen with these fun lamb pittas, great hand held food

  • Walnut, date & honey cake

    Walnut, date & honey cake

    A star rating of 4.3 out of 5.94 ratings

    A tea-time treat - packed with sweet honey. A great way to use up those ripe bananas too

  • Griddled flatbreads

    Griddled flatbreads

    A star rating of 4.4 out of 5.6 ratings

    These flatbreads go well with dips and are the perfect finger food for outdoor entertaining


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