Appetizers-Snacks | Baking | Breakfast | Savory Borek Pogacha | Vegetable

Rolled Spinach Borek “Ispanaklı Börek”

Borek is baked, filled pastries made of a thin flaky dough such as phyllo or Yufka sheets. It is typically filled with meat, cheese, or vegetables like spinach borek I have many varieties of Turkish borek including the one you can make from scratch but in this version, we are going to use Yufka sheets…

Desserts | Ottoman Dishes

Ottoman Turkish Recipe “Keshkul” – Almond Pudding

We are going to make an almond pudding from Ottoman times “Keshkul” (Keşkül). The word “kashkool”, also referred to as the beggar’s bowl is a container carried by wandering Dervishes. Each dervish lodge had its own carvings and ornaments on their keşkül bowls, so if someone gave money or something else to the begging dervish,…

Appetizers-Snacks | Breakfast | Main Dishes | Savory Borek Pogacha

Turkish Borek From Scratch

So excited to share this crunchy layered, buttery, feta cheese filled borek recipe from scratch! Don’t worry there is an easy way to make all these thin phyllo dough layers together. This borek recipe is called “baklava borek” because of the look, taste, and similar method of making it. We will use starch to make…