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Blancmange with rose water and almond

Blancmange is a kind of pudding, traditionally with almonds in it.  The traditional blancmange is usually served in shapes. It is believed to come from Middle East to Europe. A perfect summer breeze to the palates!  2 1/3 cup milk 4 … Continue reading

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Ice cream with cardamom, rose water and gum mastic

A typical Aegean ice cream with gum mastic from Chios island. In addition, the cardamom gives an intensely aromatic taste, like mint flavour to this ice cream. 2 cup milk 1 cup (250 ml) double cream 120 gr caster sugar 1 t gum … Continue reading

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Sweetish Almond biscuits

An other native Mediterranean nut is almond. It is a rich source of vitamin E and 20% of the almond nut is protein. There are many types of almonds but especially Nurlu from the Datça peninsula (Muğla province of Turkey) are considered as the best in natural taste in Turkey. During May-August period, … Continue reading

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