Bulgur & Walnut Helva


1 cup bulgur 1/3 cup sugar 4 tbs coarsly chopped walnut 2 tbs butter 1 tbs olive oil 2 cups hot water / milk 1tsp cinnamon


1. Heat olive oil and butter in a pan

2. add walnuts and roast for 1-2 mins

3. add bulgur and stir until it starts changing colour.


Rose Ice Cream w/ Turkish Delight

A recipe by Ty

Okay, I have got to fess up here and announce that I do not get into the kitchen too much. Couldn’t tell you which spice cupboard houses the cumin; wouldn’t know which chopping board to use for vegetables. My strong suit is the Weber (out in the courtyard) and this ice […]

Turkish Delight


4 cups granulated sugar 1 1/4 cups cornstarch 1 teaspoon cream of tartar 4 1/4 cups water 1 tablespoon lemon juice 1 1/2 tablespoons rosewater 1 cup icing sugar Vegetable oil


1. Grease the sides and bottom of your baking pan with vegetable oil. Line with wax paper and grease the wax […]