Middle Eastern Chick Peas Soup – Vegan Middle Eastern Garbanzo Beans Soup

My family loves Lentil Soup. So thinking on the same lines, I wanted to make something different and that is how I landed on this Middle Eastern Chick Peas Soup. The flavors are very simple and can be made in

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Sekerpare – Turkish Soft Cookies in Sugar Syrup (Egg less Recipe)

When planning to make Turkish recipe for the theme, I was very specific that I would only be making savory dishes. I had a lovely dinner recipe planned out, but things did not work out quite as well at home

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Mercimek Koftesi – Turkish Red Lentil and Bulgur Kofte – Vegan Kofte

Mercimek Koftesi, Vegan Turkish kofte that is made with red lentils and bulgur and the best part is, these are not deep fried. Stuff it inside some crisp lettuce to enjoy as an appetizer or lunch. This recipe for the

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Acma – Soft Turkish Bagel

I am doing European cuisine this week and I chose to do Turkish Cuisine in specific. I love Turkish cuisine for the main reason being that there are many vegetarian recipes to choose from. One of the countries that I

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Latkes – Potato Pancakes – Egg less Latke Recipe

Latkes are shallow fried potato pancakes traditionally eaten by Jews during the Hanukkah festival. I have wanted to make this recipe for a long time, but I wanted to make it egg less. When researching for this week’s theme to

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Pomegranate and Orange Juice – A Famous Street drink of Istanbul

13th Feb, 2014  When researching online about the street foods of different parts of the world, this one drink caught my attention right away. The pictures and videos on the internet were just so awesome. The pomegranates are just so

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Honey Comb Buns or Bee’s Hive Bun / Khaliat Nahal

Khaliat Nahal or the Honey Comb Bun is a common Middle Eastern confectionery which is typically filled and then glazed with sweet syrup. There are savory versions of the bun as well (which was what I made).  The recipe makes

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Falafel – Blogging marathon # 26

. This week we celebrated our little ones third Birthday and it was a weeklong celebration. Celebrations at home on his actual Birthday, celebration in school and a little get together with friends. I like to have a theme when

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