Category Urfa Pepper

Creamy Goat Cheese with Sweet and Hot Peppers

When I have friends and family over for dinner, I love to have everyone in the kitchen talking and keeping me company as I am putting last minute touches on the main meal.  While each person has a refreshing drink in hand, I  put one or two appetizers out on my kitchen island for folks […]

Smoky Eggplant Puree with Urfa Pepper and Pine Nuts

I discovered this beautiful pepper flake in my cookbook travels – Urfa chili flakes from Turkey and then perused the internet and cookbooks trying to find ways of using it in recipes.  This recipe is from Spice: Flavors of the Eastern Mediterranean by Ana Sortun.  I have made baba ganouj, a middle eastern eggplant dip […]