Keskek Under Unesco Protection

Keskek Under Unesco Protection |

Unesco News

Keskek is one of the most popular wedding dishes in Turkish culture. And it is now under the protection of UNESCO.

Turkey applied to UNESCO’s list of Intangible Cultural Heritage with Keskek some time ago and it was officially approved by UNESCO in a meeting held in Bali, Indonesia on November 28. In this way, it is now approved that Keskek belongs to Turkish culture.

You can read a detailed post on keskek here.


  1. OysterCulture says

    A lot of countries seem to be keen to get Unesco protection. I am curious as to what that gets them in the long run.

    • says

      You know there are some foods in our cuisine origins of which are controversial. As we shared our land with Greeks and Armenians in the past, we have several common foods. To prevent any debates, the Unesco protection could be a solution.

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