Turkish Recipes

Welcome to Turkish Life Cafe…..

Welcome to Turkish Life Cafe. It took me some time to come to the decision to combine…

Turkish Chicken Casserole, Tavuk Guvec

There is nothing nicer on a cold day than a tasty casserole and there is nothing taster…

Turkish Lentil Soup

Turkish Lentil Soup or Mercimek Soup is always a favourite.  This recipe is a quick and easy…

Yoghurt and Sultana Cake, Kuru Üzümlü Kek

This Yoghurt and Sultan cake recipe is one of my favourites to bake. Its quick and simple…

Arnavut Ciğeri or Albania Liver

Arnavut Ciğeri or Albania Liver is a popular meze dish or main meal in Turkey. Liver spiced…

A History of Borek in Turkey with recipes.

Borek for me is a dish that means Turkey more than the simit and the bread. Because…

Turkish Courgette and Cheese Tray Bake, Firin Kabak Mucveri

I first had this Turkish Courgette and Cheese Tray bake from a neighbour and since then I…

Gul Borek with Feta Cheese and Parsley Filling

Gul Borek is a classic Turkish Borek,  mainly made with Cheese and Parsley but can also be…

Roasted Eggplant Meze with Garlic and Egg

This is a dish my Mother in Law makes, I am yet to find out it’s exact…

Turkish Tea Facts and How to make it.

Turkish Tea is drank by the gallon in Turkey, no matter where you go you will be…