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The New Middle Eastern Vegetarian

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Chilled yogurt and saffron soup (Khatyk shurva va zafaran)

Chilled yogurt and saffron soup (Khatyk shurva va zafaran)

This is a loaded chilled yogurt soup. Usually yogurt soups are subtle and tend to be plain, not in this case. Yogurt is one of the most...

Imam biyaldi or Turkish twice cooked eggplant with preserved lemon scented couscous

Imam biyaldi or Turkish twice cooked eggplant with preserved lemon scented couscous

The first time I had Imam Biyaldi was at a small cafe near Taksim Square in Istanbul, one of my favorite cities. I love eggplant, but...