MEALS ON BOARD
MEALS ON BOARD
Three meals per day are prepared by our chefs who have a vast knowledge of Turkish cuisine. Their creations are simple and delicious, using the freshest ingredients Turkey has to offer. All meals are healthy and nutritious.
The Turkish breakfast consists of the beautiful white Turkish bread, slices of tomatoes and cucumbers, fresh seasonal fruit (water/honey melon or oranges), black or green olives, white cheese, yellow cheese, jam or honey, eggs, butter, fresh Turkish tea and coffee.
Five o'clock tea and coffee is served with biscuits and/or cakes.
For lunch you will
have a selection of a few Mediterranean dishes mainly cooked with olive oil and
fresh season vegetables;Such as; Green beans, stuffed green peppers, stuffed eggplant, fried or roasted
or boiled vegetables, mixed with yoghurt or tomato sauce mainly cooked
Side dishes are rice, pasta or couscous. Also plenty of salads or yoghurt.
For dinner you will
have again a main course, a side dish, a salad, locally grown vegetables and
also fresh fruit or dessert.
We serve fish (barbecued or fried) with mixed green season salad. Other
evenings the main dish will be chicken (oven roasted or in a stew), minced meat
or red meat.
Fish - if not caught by the guests and the crew themselves - are bought from
Rice or pasta is served, also fresh salads and different Turkish dishes
prepared with fresh vegetables.
Fruit is served after dinner.
HERE ARE SOME SAMPLES FROM OUR MENU; WITH TURKISH NAMES AND EXPLANATIONS;
Sigara boregi : Deep fried filo pastry filled with parsley and white cheese,
Cacik : Finely chopped cucumber in garlic, yoghurt and mint
Mujver : Little fried zucchini pancakes, with dill, parsley and onions
Etli biber dolma : Stuffed whole peppers with rice and minced meat
Imam Bayildi : Stuffed whole aubergines with onions, green pepper, mince meat, tomatoes and garlic.
Kizartma, yogurtlama : Fried aubergines, green peppers, potatoes and cucumber with garlic yoghurt
Sebzeli tavuk : Chicken with seasonal vegetables
Bahcevan kebabi : Kebab with seasonal vegetables
Semiz Otu Yogurtlu : Watercress with yoghurt seasoned with garlic
Orman Kebabi / Guvec : Stew of meat, potatoes, peas and carrots