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 Istanbul Cultural Center represented Turkey for the International Festival at FSCJ...

Turkish Salsa ( Acili Ezme )

Ingredients 3 medium tomatoes, small diced  2 medium onions, small pieces 1 medium green bell pepper 1 medium red bell pepper 2 gloves garlic 2-3 tbsp olive oil 1 bunch of parsley 2 tbsp tomato paste 1 tbsp pepper paste black pepper ( to taste) red pepper ( to taste) salt ( to taste) Fresh mint ( to decorate) Preparation  1-Blend this ingredients respectively. Then take them in a big bowl, mix them.  2-Then serve the mixture in a plate. 3- Decorate with fresh mint Afiyet Olsun.. . 1 cup warm water( 60 a microwave)


We were on Channel 4 news!!!! I am so thrilled :))) Check this out! Turkish Cooking Classes   video platform video management video solutions video player VIDEO: If you want to change things up in the kitcken, why not learn to make some traditional Turkish cuisine? Tuba Taskan and Meltem Altintas, Istanbul Cultural Center of Jacksonville, talk about free Turkish cooking classes. Hide Transcript Have you been wanting to change things up in the kitchen? Why not try learning to make some traditional Turkish cuisine? A local group here in Jacksonville is offering free classes every month. Joining me now is Tuba Taskan and Meltem Altintas from the Istanbul Cultural Center of Jacksonville. 3 The Istanbul Cultural Center hosts cooking classes on the second Saturday of every month. The next class is February 8th from 11 a-m to 1 p-m. It's held at the center -- which is located on Southside Boulevard. There's a 5 dollar fee per person -- and you need to R-S- V-P. Yo


 Istanbul Cultural Center Jacksonville Women Division is offering Turkish Cooking Class with rich and delicious recipes! The classes will be once a month on Saturdays between  11:00 am to 1:00 pm  at Istanbul Cultural  Center. We look forward to seeing you in the kitchen.  Class will be on  Saturday, February 8th,2014 Class menu will be Manti ( Turkish Dumbling )...

Cooking Class

Today in the cooking class....


Join us for Authentic Turkish coffee along with great conversation and friends. Coffee Night is a themed gathering of ladies in a nice and warm environment for a diverse social experiment! Refreshments will be served.   Date;  January 18, 2014 6.00-7.00 pm  refreshment 7.00 - 8.00 pm  presentation Please click here for  RSVP    and let us know your participating. Thanks in advance.... Sincerely,  Women's Division of Istanbul Cultural   Center 2032 Southside Blvd Jacksonville, FL, 32216