Turkish cuisine  is largely the heritage of Ottoman cuisine, which can be described as a fusion and refinement of Central Asian,Middle Eastern and Balkan cuisines.[1][2] Turkish cuisine has in turn influenced those and other neighbouring cuisines, including those of Western Europe. The Ottomans fused various culinary traditions of their realm with influences from Middle Eastern cuisines, along with traditional Turkic elements fromCentral Asia (such as yogurt), creating a […]