APPETIZER OF EGGPLANT WITH TAHINI SAUCE

Today, I would like to present you an original recipe created by me instead of sharing any recipe from Spanish or Turkish cuisine. For this recipe, I combined my 3 favourite ingredients, namely eggplant, tahini and garlic. I strongly recommend you this delicious appetizer before the summer ends. Ingredients: – 3 eggplants (small/medium size) –…

İSLİM KEBAB

“Islim Kebabı” is one of the best dishes of the Turkish cuisine and the eggplant is again the leading actor!  Traditionally the eggplant is fried for this recipe, however I prefer to bake it to have a lighter and healthier dish. As it is typical rule for Turkish cuisine, we consume this amazing food with…

VEGETABLE PIE (PASTEL DE VERDURAS)

Pastel de Verduras is a very delicious tapas that you can find in local bars or Spanish families’ kitchens. (You can never see it in touristic bars/restaurants) It contains very little amount of oil but loads of vegetables and protein. Not containing any gluten is another bonus of this pie. Besides, you can enjoy it…

FLOWERS OF ARTICHOKE (FLORES DE ALCACHOFA)

Despite the fact that the “Flores de Alcachofa” (Flowers of Artichoke), that is especially made with artichokes of Tudela, is the signature dish of the autonomous community of Navarra; it is quite popular in many fine-dining restaurants in Madrid as well.  Ingredients 4 artichokes   Thyme 1 head of garlic  10 black peppercorns Olive oil Maldon…

BEETS SALAD WITH APPLE CIDER VINEGAR DRESSING

This healthy yet quite easy to prepare recipe is from Puerto Rico as well. The original name of the salad is: “Ensalada de Remolachas con Aderezo de Manzana) Ingredientes: 3 beets 4 tablespoons olive oil 1 tablespoon apple cider vinegar 1 shallot 1 teaspoon sugar 1/2 teaspoon salt 1/2 teaspoon pepper 3 tablespoons crumbled fresh…

DORADA BILBAINA (BİLBAO USULÜ ÇİPURA)

DORADA BILBAINA (BİLBAO USULÜ ÇİPURA) Malzemeler: Ana malzeme : 2 adet çipura 2 adet közlenmiş kırmızı biber 2 diş sarımsak Zeytinyağı, tuz, karabiber Bilbaina sosu için:  5 kaşık sirke, 5 kaşık zeytinyağı File badem şeklinde kıyılmış 3 diş sarımsak 1 adet kurutulmuş cin biber İnce kıyılmış 10 dal maydanoz Öncelikle fileto olarak kesilmiş ve kılçıkları…