Category Archive: Ashure, Northern California, Recent Events, Recipe Corner, Silicon Valley Branch

2015 Ashura Night

2015 Ashura Night

Pacifica Institute Silicon Valley Branch cordially invited one and all for its 5th annual Ashure Night, a Noah’s Pudding Contest and Dinner, on Saturday, March 21st of 2015.
Cooking Classes by Pacifica Women's League

Cooking Classes by Pacifica Women's League

Turkish cuisine is no longer an exotic mystery, but an open door for further discovery. Pacifica Institute Women’s League hosts cooking club for ladies every other Thursday at 11 am to 1:30 pm....
Flour Halvah

Flour Halvah

Here is a yummy recipe for flour halvah.
Tortilla Borek Rolls

Tortilla Borek Rolls

Recipe for Tortilla Borek Rolls.
Vegan Recipes

Vegan Recipes

Tofu Beancurd Rolls Ingredients 2 tofu beancurd sheets (or yuba in Japanese stores) 5 oz beansprout 2 oz shredded carrot 2 oz shredded cucumber 2 tsb oil Preparation Parboil all vegetables. Sprinkle...
Baked Mushroom Chicken

Baked Mushroom Chicken

You’ll be amazed at the deliciousness of this simple recipe which doesn’t require a lot of prep time. Ingredients: 2 medium sized onions – diced 4 mild chili peppers – diced 2...
ASHURE (Noah’s Pudding)

ASHURE (Noah’s Pudding)

Ingredients (makes 30 servings): 1 cup wheat 1 cup white beans 1 cup garbanzo beans 1 cup raisins 1 cup almonds 3/4 cup peanuts 12 dried apricots 5 1/2 cups sugar Water (enough to cover) Topping:...
Baked Rice Pudding (Sutlac)

Baked Rice Pudding (Sutlac)

Ingredients: 4 1/4 cup milk 1/2 cup rice 1 cup sugar 2 tbsp corn starch 1 tsp vanilla extract or vanilla sugar Preparation: Wash the rice and boil with 2 cups of water until water is soaked. Add...
Roasted Eggplant Salad

Roasted Eggplant Salad

Ingredients: 7-8 roasted eggplant 2 roasted green pepper 2 roasted red pepper 1 red onion (chopped) 2 garlic cloves (minced) 1 bunch Italian parsley (minced) Salt, black pepper, paprika lemon juice...
Sekerpare

Sekerpare

Ingredients: Cookies: 2 sticks butter (at room temperature) 3/4 cup powdered sugar 5 tbsp semolina 2 eggs 1 tsp vanilla 1 tsp baking powder 1 lemon or orange zest (optional) nuts for the top...