Turkish Desserts That Will Make You Drool

When it comes to dessert, every country has its own customs. Honestly, as long as they’re sugar-filled or chocolate coated, we’re on board with every single one of them. But we’ve got to say, Turkish desserts are really on another level, making them pretty hard to beat in the sweets category. If you don’t believe us, check out some of the drool-worthy photos below.

 

Baklava

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These are made of layers upon layers crispy filo pastry, chopped nuts, and soaked in a sweet syrup. What’s not to love?

 

Turkish Delight

 

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These are typically served on special occasions and are the perfect accompaniment to black Turkish coffee.

 

Asure

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Also known as Noah’s Pudding, this dish is made of grains, fresh and dried fruits, and nuts. Sounds like the perfect healthy-ish dessert.

 

Kunefe

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Calling all cheese lovers. This dessert is made of shredded dough, soft cheese, sugar, water, and a sprinkling of pistachios on top. Served best with a scoop of ice cream.