Category Archives: desserts

Rolls with poppy seed paste

A delicious sweet in 30 minutes with ready made pastry specially for baklava. 3 sheets filo pastry for baklava 80 gr butter Melt butter in a low heat. For the filling: 1 cup almonds (coarsely cut or chopped) 1 T. cinnamon 6 T. brown … Continue reading

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Crispy pastry with clotted cream and pistachio ~ Katmer from Gaziantep

A regional specialty of Gaziantep city, which is so full and so thin…  1/2 sheet thin filo pastry 60 gr clotted cream (in Gaziantep a special kind of fresh clotted cream with semolina is used) 3 T ground pistachios 2 T sugar … Continue reading

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Pumpkin dessert

Pumpkin fruit is one of the widely grown vegetables that is rich in vital antioxidants and vitamins. Cooked pumpkin is full of vitamin C, vitamin E, vitamin A, potassium, carotene, zinc and lutein. Pumpkins owe their bright orange colour to … Continue reading

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Cream stuffed strawberries

A summer party with strawberries… for the frosting: 1 cup milk 1/4 cup brown sugar 2 egg yolks 2 T butter 1/2 t vanilla extract Evaporate milk and add sugar,egg yolk and vanilla extract. Add butter and cook the mixture by … Continue reading

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Turkish Baklava

Baklava is the most savory dessert among those offered at Eid in Turkey. Home made baklava has especially been produced in our country as part of holiday tradition and served to holiday visitors during Eid Holiday. A traditional home made baklava … Continue reading

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