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Top traditional Turkish foods to try in Turkey

Turkey is a feast for the senses, feeding both the body and mind with its plethora of cultural attractions and impressive restaurants. Make the most of your time there with our guide to the best traditional foods to try and buy in Turkey. From baklava to kofte, we have listed the best of traditional Turkish foods

Emily Scrivener
Emily Scrivener ,

Turkey is a diverse country and its cuisine has always been a cultural melting pot of flavours, full of historically influenced dishes. Turkish food is fast making a name for itself on a worldwide culinary platform.

From robust griddled-egg breakfasts to light meze lunches, vibrant meat suppers to sumptuously sweet deserts, here are seven traditional Turkish foods you have to try.



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