Fethiye Photo: Pomegranate – The Ultimate Turkish Seasonal Food?

We love this time of year in Fethiye. Summer is a time for enjoying days and evenings with friends and family who fly over from the UK; day trips, pool days, bars, eating out. A lot of the time, it whirls by in a haze...and then all of a sudden, it's gone. We wave off the last of our visitors, … [Read more...]

Seasonal Food In Turkey – Kayaköy Pomegranate Trees

We saw something beautiful the other day. However long we live in Turkey, we're becoming more and more certain there is always going to be something to surprise us; a process of nature we have never seen (or noticed?), right on our doorstep. Those of you who read this blog often may know we've … [Read more...]

Seasonal Food in Turkey – Did You Know There Are Two Types of Pomegranate?

I know I've already mentioned pomegranates (nar) in an earlier post but we've learnt something today that I thought I might as well share. Anything to make us appear knowledgeable. We've spent the morning and early afternoon in Kayaköy having a chilled Sunday with friends and thoroughly enjoying … [Read more...]

Seasonal Food in Turkey – Nar (Pomegranates)

Mmm, I'm just trying to decide which season I look forward to the most. Is it late Spring / early Summer when all the huge, black Nif cherries are out? Or is it Autumn? Autumn is the time for these beauties. Pomegranates (Nar) are one of my favourite fruits, along with cherries. However, I … [Read more...]