Deep Fried Calamari with Tarator Sauce

Deep Fried Calamari with Tarator Sauce | | #calamari #squid #tarator #seafood

Deep Fried Calamari or squid always reminds me of wonderful vacations we had since it’s one of the most loved seafoods at pubs and restaurants in the coastal towns of Turkey. We have it as an appetizer right before dinner almost every night when we are on holiday. I don’t know how calamari is cooked […]

Spicy Shrimp with Tomato Sauce

Spicy Shrimp with Tomato Sauce | | #shrimp #beer #appetizer #sauce #seafood

Spicy shrimp is one of our favorite appetizers and I can’t believe how I haven’t shared it with you until today! Many beer-lovers in Turkey think that the best food to pair with cold beer is french fries or roasted salty peanuts, but Yusuf and I think that spicy shrimp is as good as these.

How To Fry Anchovies

How To Fry Anchovies |

Anchovies, hamsi in Turkish, are the favorite fish of many people here and I’m not an exception! Most countries don’t have it fresh, so people there use it as paste, preserved or mostly dried. We are lucky to have this small and tasty fish fresh in Turkey. It is caught in Marmara Sea and Blacksea […]

Fish With Chard

Fish With Chard |

The Joy Of A Fish On A Green Bed   Well, you might ask how a fish can get joyful. As you see it in the picture, it is lying on a very relaxing bed. Chard and scallions provide it this comfort and it becomes a very peaceful cooking. We are already in fish season, […]