APPETIZERS

5th February 2020
mung bean salad

MUNG BEAN SALAD WITH POMEGRANATE

This mung bean salad with pomegranate is a light and hearty dish featuring an often overlooked legume that's packed with plant protein and nutrients.
5th February 2020
Classic pea puree soup in a blue plate with a spoon, Kale cabbage. Dark wood background

KALE AND PINTO / CRANBERRY BEAN SOUP

There’s nothing better than a warm bowl of soup on a chilly fall day. This soup contains kale, a superfood that is packed with vitamins, minerals and cancer-fighting enzymes. It contains loads of vitamin A, vitamin C, B6, manganese, calcium, copper and potassium.
4th February 2020
traditional turkish breakfast on white wooden table

TURKISH POĞAÇA / SAVORY PASTRY WITH BLACK OLIVES

This pogaca pastry with black olives recipe is a classic from Turkish cuisine that is usually preferred for breakfasts or afternoon teas! It is so delicious and so fluffy.
4th February 2020
kiwi, strawberry and banana smoothies in a glass with fruits around them on a white wooden table

5 SMOOTHIE RECIPES FOR BREAKFAST

Here are my best smoothie recipes with homemade yogurt to help start your day with loads of energy, nutrition and great flavor! Enjoy these healthy recipes!
4th February 2020
Mediterranean style black eyed peas salad

MEDITERRANEAN STYLE BLACK EYED PEAS SALAD

This delicious and flavorful black eyed pea salad is a great source of protein for vegans and vegetarians!
10th December 2019
Healthy appetisers lettuce wraps with canned tuna, bell pepper, herbs on clay plate

ALBACORE LETTUCE WRAPS

If you are looking for a healthy alternative to high carb wraps, try these tuna lettuce wraps. They are very tasty and so easy to make.
9th November 2019
Turkish yogurt in a glass jars with spoons on wooden background

HOMEMADE YOGURT

Yogurt is the Turkish name of the product which reached West Europe through Turkey and the Balkans. Homemade yogurt tastes great and the good news is that making yogurt is incredibly easy.
4th November 2019
Close up of traditional Turkish bagel acma with cheese and tomatoes

ACMA – TURKISH STYLE SOFT BAGELS

Acma, Turkish style soft bagels have always been one of the breakfast treats at home for us. It is also a delicious snack
3rd November 2019
Homemade Stuffed Baked Artichokes Ready to Eat

ITALIAN STUFFED ARTICHOKES

These Italian stuffed artichokes are made with simple pantry ingredients and result in the most comforting, crowd-pleasing side dish recipe.
3rd November 2019
Traditional Turkish meze kisir

KISIR – TURKISH BULGUR SALAD

Turkish Bulgur Salad is refreshing, tangy and loaded with herbs. Perfect salad to make in spring. You can't stop once you start eating.
3rd November 2019
Turkish-minced-beef-pide-closed

TURKISH PIDE WITH MINCED BEEF (FOLDED)

A yummy pastry crust with a tasty mince filling originating in Turkey - has to be tried. Time is long because of the rising time of the pastry.
2nd November 2019
Muhammara or acuka turkish and syrian cuisine on wooden table

ROASTED RED PEPPER SPREAD/DIP (ACUKA OR MUHAMMARA)

Muhammara is a delicious Middle Eastern dip made with roasted red pepper and walnuts. Serve as part of a mezze with bread. This vegetarian recipe best eaten at room temperature.
2nd November 2019
Turkish traditional Fresh Beans food casserole in bowl. Green beans olive oil whiteboard on the floor

TURKISH STYLE RUNNER BEANS IN OLIVE OIL OR WITH MEAT

It is the combination of braised green beans, extra virgin olive oil, onion and summer tomatoes. This is a classical Turkish summer vegetable recipe ,eaten warm or cold
5th June 2019
Toasted lemon quinoa cabbage salad in a large skillet on wooden dinner table with kitchen towel

TOASTED LEMON QUINOA CABBAGE SALAD

Here's a fiber-filled, flavorful salad that is hearty enough to be its own meal! With cooked quinoa, chickpeas, cabbage and olives - the robust flavors of these eclectic ingredients really shine together. Enjoy!​
28th May 2019
Summer healthy snack appetizer, assorted colorful fresh vegetable sticks (celery, rhubarb, pepper, cucumber and carrot) with yoghurt sauce dip, white marble background copy space

SMOKED SALMON AND DILL DIP

This healthy and light smoked salmon and dill dip is nothing short of addictive. Bonus – it comes together in 5 minutes! This is simply a wonderful summer healthy snack appetizer, assorted colorful fresh vegetable sticks and it tastes like a rich gourmet dip prepared by a caterer!
7th May 2019

ARTICHOKE WITH BROAD BEANS

Low calorie high flavor! Perfect choice for dieters and vegetarians and also for summer days. Easy to cook and short. Just try it, you’ll see you’re gonna love it.
2nd May 2019
fresh broccoli soup with croutons and herbs in a bowl

BROCCOLI SOUP

Quick and easy low calorie broccoli soup recipe that's great with bread or cheese. It contains a rich source of vitamins and minerals that support your immune system and will help you stay healthy.
20th February 2019
a dish of Turkish kidney beans served on a white plate

MEDITERRANEAN STYLE KIDNEY BEANS

A tasty, healthy and easy traditional Turkish kidney bean stew, perfect for vegetarians, kids or just as an appetizer