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Another Barbecue – Lamb Skewers

The extraordinary weather, better than many a midsummer, has taken us outdoors to eat as often as possible. Last night I used the small barbecue again for skewers of lamb generously spiced, with cumin dominant. The trick is to brown … Continue reading

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First Barbie of the Year – Top Turkish Meatballs

The continuing sunny days encouraged D to schedule Yoğurtlu Köfte Kebabi – lamb meat balls served on a bed of toasted pitta that is covered with a tomato-based sauce, then yoghurt and finally garnished with roasted pine nuts and a … Continue reading

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The Simplicity of Shepherds

A lovely warm evening so lamb kebabs cooked over charcoal. They need no more accompaniment than rice with turmeric, and a tomato salad. This is a meal that could have been produced by a shepherd in antiquity (well no, not … Continue reading

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