Tag Archives: food

March 09

Chasing local tastes in Istanbul: Vefa Bozacisi

If you read my earlier post, here is the perfect end to it. There is a drink kept as a secret in Turkey. It is called “boza” and it is a prebiotic drink consumed in winter, despite being served chilled. The most famous place for HomeMade Boza is “Vefa Bozacısı”  which is in Fatih neighbourhood […]

Nopi london setting January 09

Nopi London-Can healthy be yummy and trendy?

Newest addition  from Yotam Lenghi, Otto Lenghi’s creator, NOPI London has amazed me in many ways. Of course the food was yummy -you expect no less from Mr Lengi but  this time kudos to him for such amazing interiors. It has a Scandinavian vibe with soft and basic colors, airy setting and a minimalist decoration but […]

June 21

Cantinery Istanbul

Istanbul’s new eatery Cantinery didn’t impress me much. Being one and only sibling of infamous Lucca my expectations were high on food. Portions were small and despite having fancy ingredients taste was a bit dull. I am not a fan of book thick menus but this one was really limited. Definitely didn’t match Lucca in food sense. […]