Healthy Pumpkin Cookies / Balkabaklı Sağlıklı Kurabiye

Pumpkin season is here! So, let’s bake something with tasty pumpkin and pumpkin spices. I know pumpkin pies, pumpkin rolls, and all those pumpkin cakes are so good! But this time I want to share a guilt-free yet so tasty recipe. You will have that pumpkin taste without oil, flour, and table sugar! If youContinue reading “Healthy Pumpkin Cookies / Balkabaklı Sağlıklı Kurabiye”

Apple Spice Cake / Elmalı Baharatlı Kek

Let’s enjoy the fall season with a beautiful apple spice cake! Using raw apples may end up with a runny cake because of high water content. Some recipes call for 1 or 2 apples to solve this problem but using less apples means less flavor. So, I thought pre cooking apples will solve both ofContinue reading “Apple Spice Cake / Elmalı Baharatlı Kek”

Easy Vegetarian Lo Mein – Kolay Sebzeli Lo Mein Noodle

Lo Mein recipe with easy to find ingredients. No fish sauce, no sesame oil, no rice vinegar. So, yes, this is not an authentic lo mein recipe. So, I hope this recipe will help people who want to enjoy lo mein with ingredients that they have. In this recipe ingredients are for one serving, youContinue reading “Easy Vegetarian Lo Mein – Kolay Sebzeli Lo Mein Noodle”

Baked Meatballs With Veggies – Fırında Garnitürlü Köfte

-for 4 servings- INGREDIENTS For meatballs 7 oz. ground beef1 small onion1 clove of garlic4 tbsp plain bread crumbs1 tbsp olive oil2 tbsp thinly diced parsley1 tsp salt1/2 tsp of each paprika, cumin, and black pepper 1 can (15 oz.) mixed vegetables (drained and rinsed)2 tbsp tomato paste1/2 tsp salt1 cup hot water Bake atContinue reading “Baked Meatballs With Veggies – Fırında Garnitürlü Köfte”

Banana Bread Muffins with Chocolate Chips

Moist and Soft Chocolate Chips Banana Bread Recipe -makes 9 Muffins- 3 Ripe Bananas1 Large Egg1/3 Cup Brown Sugar5 Tbsp Melted Butter1 Tsp Vanilla Extract1 Cup Flour1/2 Tsp Baking Powder1/2 Tsp Baking Soda1 Tsp CinnamonUnsweetened Chocolate Chips (to Taste) Bake in Preheated Oven at 350 F for About 10-15 Minutes. Yumuşacık Damla Çikolatali Muzlu MuffinContinue reading “Banana Bread Muffins with Chocolate Chips”

Instant Pot Kidney Beans Stew – Zeytinyağlı Barbunya Yemeği

Easy to make kidney beans stew recipe! INGREDIENTS 1 pound kidney beans (overnight soaked) 1 medium onion1 small carrot1 clove of garlic1/2 anaheim pepper4 tbsp olive oil1 1/2 tbsp tomato paste1 1/2 tsp salt1/2 tsp paprika1/2 tsp black pepper3 1/3 cup hot water (or bone/beef/vegetable broth)parsley to garnish BARBUNYA YEMEĞİYapımı kolay kendisi lezzetli bir barbunyaContinue reading “Instant Pot Kidney Beans Stew – Zeytinyağlı Barbunya Yemeği”

Carrot Cake With Walnut Crumbs

This carrot cake is moist, soft and topped with lovely buttery walnut crumbs. While brown sugar provides a caramelized taste, cinnamon perfectly brings all flavors together! You can feel both the softness of the cake and the crunchiness of the walnuts in each bite! INGREDIENTS *For 9×9 inch baking pan. Making 9 slices 2 largeContinue reading “Carrot Cake With Walnut Crumbs”

Ladyfingers With Pastry Cream – Kedi Dilli Muzlu Pasta

INGREDIENTS Ladyfinger biscuits (1 pac.)Milk (to soak ladyfingers)1 Banana (sliced)Shredded coconut flakes for garnish Pastry Cream 3 egg yolks400 ml milk 25gr butter60gr sugar20 gr flour25 gr corn starch1 tsp vanilla extract 1 tsp lemon zest (optional) DIRECTIONS Mix half of the milk and butte in a sauce pan and heat. In a mixing bowlContinue reading “Ladyfingers With Pastry Cream – Kedi Dilli Muzlu Pasta”


INGREDIENTS -For about 50 meatballs- 1 + 1/4 cups red lentil2 + 1/2 cups water (to cook lentils)3/4 cup + 2 tbsp fine bulgur (you can use finely crushed bulgur)5 tbsp olive oil1 medium onion2 tbsp tomato paste2 tbsp pepper paste1 + 1/2 tsp salt1+ 1/2 dried mint1/2 tsp black pepper1/2 tsp paprika1/4 tsp groundContinue reading “RED LENTİL MEATBALLS – MERCİMEK KÖFTESİ”

Crustless Spinach Pie – Hamursuz Ispanaklı Kiş

Here is the easy crustless spinach and cheese pie. It’s easy, yummy and low calorie! It can be a side dish for your dinner and lunch. Also it’s a good choice for breakfast and brunch. You can use different kinds of cheeses and flours. So you can make it gluten-free!Ingredients; 1 lb spinach (chopped)1 cupContinue reading “Crustless Spinach Pie – Hamursuz Ispanaklı Kiş”