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Mediterranean food

Dairy-Free/ Gluten-Free/ Main Course/ Turkish - Mediterranean

Etli Kuru Fasulye – Stewed White Beans

Much like the Turkish green beans (yeşil fasulye) recipe I posted a couple weeks ago, this is another fasulye (beans) dish that is one of my Turkish husband’s favorites. It’s also fast, cheap and healthy. My favorite combo! Kuru fasulye is a very common dish in Turkish households that may vary from home-to-home. My husband’s family is from Eastern Turkey so this version stands true to their preferences.…

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Small Bites/ Turkish - Mediterranean/ Vegetarian

Tomato Bulgar Pilav

This tomato bulgar pilav is a wonderful side dish to accompany kebab or any meat dish, particularly if you’re looking for an alternative to rice. Sometimes in our house we’ll eat it with soup and salad and it’s really enough food for our entire meal. My kids will eat a small bowl as their meal by itself. Bulgar is packed with protein and fiber among other nutrients (like manganese and…

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