Poppy seeds are very well known around the world. What about mashed poppy seed? Have you ever tried or even heard it? I made these tasty rolls with mashed poppy seed. It is common in a few cities in Turkey and I’m not sure if it’s produced anywhere else in the world. It is used […]
Mom has been here for a few days, which means we’ve been having feast- like dinners. As she knows how we are busy, she prepares wonderful dishes before I’m back from work. She went to Ankara (capital of Turkey) yesterday morning to visit her sister and turned back before evening. When I came back from […]
Cabbage is one of the most popular Winter vegetables in Turkey. There are several dishes made from cabbage such as cabbage stew, cabbage borek (a kind of pastry), cabbage soup, cabbage pickles, and stuffed cabbage rolls. Among all these dishes, stuffed cabbage rolls are my favorite and the most common one.