Sekerpare (Turkish Sugar Cookies)

I got this recipe today when I went to the Turkish girls gathering. These cookies are like sugar cookies, but it’s made similar to a baklava or kadayif in a way, because after baking the cookies, you soak them in sugar water afterwards – therefore making it a really nyummy soft cookie! Gotta try!

*p.s: thanks Gülşah for the recipe!*

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The original recipe was in indonesian, so bare with me while explaining it ayte 🙂 I got it from a multiply site, but couldn’t remember where, but wow, it’s delish!


Kofte with veggies and tomato sauce

This is one of the dishes that looks great and taste great. I originally got this recipe from a Turkish friend many years ago. After experimenting myself, I changed some of the ingredients and made it taste better. One of them was the bread crumbs. Instead of using bread crumbs, I used stuffing, and realized it gave a boost of taste in the kofte. Try it out, you’ll hopefully like it too 😉


  • 1 lb ground beef
  • 1/2 cup Pepperidge Farm stuffing mix (???)
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