Tomato Stuffed Grape Leaves / Porsiyon Zeytin Yagli Salcali Yaprak Sarma
If we are talking about exquisitely delicious appetizers in Turkish cuisine look no further than the stuffed grape leaves! This delicacy is a very traditional and highly coveted dish that is very popular in Turkey and the Middle East. It’s prepared with delicate ingredients: tomato paste, fresh grape leaves, rice, blackcurrants, pine nuts, and exotic spices. The rice is cooked until it's half firm half-soft, then it is mixed with the rest of the ingredients and stuffed into fresh grape leaves. The result is a semi-sweet, savory delicacy that will surely be adored by anyone tasting it. On a plus note, stuffed grape leaves are vegetarian!
We at Turkish Food Basket make all of our Turkish dishes and stuffed grape leaves with fresh, daily ingredients that will make sure to satisfy you and your guests’ taste buds on all occasions. We use daily natural vegetable oils, fresh vegetables from regional suppliers along with the highest quality of spices and sauces prepared by our veteran Turkish chefs who have years of experience. All that so you can pleasantly enjoy our authentic Turkish dishes with your loved ones.