Turkish Spinach Flatbread Gozleme
Baking | Breakfast | Jams | Savory Borek Pogacha | Vegetable

Turkish Spinach Flatbread Gozleme

Gozleme is a savory, Turkish stuffed flatbread. It’s a popular quick meal throughout Anatolia and street food, widely available in Istanbul and Turkey. The thinly rolled dough is topped with ingredients, often with ground beef, spinach, cheese, potatoes, and parsley. After you fold it over and seal it, you cook on a sac Tawa, griddle,…

Potato Flatbread: Velibah / Aloo Paratha
Baking | Breakfast | Lunch | Savory Borek Pogacha | Vegetable

Potato Flatbread: Velibah / Aloo Paratha

Tempting flatbread filled with a good size ball of delicious potato filling. It’s called “Velibah” in Turkish but it’s known as a Circassian Borek type. It is very easy to make, no oven needed. We are going to cook it on a griddle or pan. Enjoy it with your breakfast, lunch, or any time of…

Flaky Borek Pastry With Cheese – No Rolling Pin
Appetizers-Snacks | Baking | Breakfast | Savory Borek Pogacha

Flaky Borek Pastry With Cheese – No Rolling Pin

You are going to love this flaky, cheese-filled, rich pasrty-like Börek recipe. No rolling pin is used. I will show you a different technique to have a flaky texture. Ingredients: For the dough 1 cup of water 1/2 cup milk (you can use water if you prefer) 1 tsp sugar and salt 1 tsp dry…

Rolled Spinach Borek “Ispanaklı Börek”
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…

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…

Turkish Katmer Pogaca / White Cheese Filled Savory Pastry
Appetizers-Snacks | Baking | Breakfast | Savory Borek Pogacha

Turkish Katmer Pogaca / White Cheese Filled Savory Pastry

This Turkish pogaca (pogacha) is a famous savory pastry made with fresh or dried yeast. They are puffy but flaky at the same time with butter layes. Filling it with feta cheese makes it irresistible! It goes well with a glass of Turkish tea. It looks similar to a croissant but easier to make with…