Katmer Recipe ( Sweet With Pistachio )


Hello dear friends! Today, as a Turkish foods family, we will share a delicious dessert recipe for you. We will give information about katmer, one of the indispensable parts of Turkish cuisine. Katmer is consumed in many sweet or salty forms in Turkey. In some regions, salty katmer is made by adding poppy seeds, oil or tahini. However, this dessert unique to Gaziantep is made as a dessert by adding pistachios to it. This dessert, which is unique to Turkish cuisine, is consumed a lot in Central Asia. This dessert, which is loved by everyone, is very practical and easy to make. In addition, a lot of material and hand skills are not required. To make katmer, all you have to do is roll out the dough with your hands, add pistachios, sugar and cream into it and close the dough in a square shape. Then , you bake it in the oven and can serve it after taking it out of the oven. You can also add ice cream with it while serving.

Katmer ( Sweet With Pistachio )

Şerife Şakrak
Delicious Turkish Katmer
Prep Time 25 minutes
Cook Time 15 minutes
Resting time 1 hour 30 minutes
Total Time 40 minutes
Course Dessert
Cuisine Turkish Cuisine
Servings 8 person
Calories 502 kcal


  • Oven
  • Baking Tray
  • Baking paper
  • bowl
  • Pan
  • Cloth
  • Plate
  • Rolling Pin
  • Stretch film


  • 2.5 glasses of flour
  • 1 glass of lukewarm water
  • 1 dessert spoon salt
  • 2 spoon butter
  • 50 ml oil
  • pistachio
  • sugar
  • cream
  • icecream


  • Firstly , put flour , lukewarm water and salt in a bowl and knead it well
  • Divide the dough into 6 pieces and put them in a plate , cover on them with a cloth and rest them about 1 hour
  • Put butter and oil in a pan and melt them
  • Pour 1 spoon melted oil in a plate and roll out the dough pieces to the size on a plate
  • Put the first dough on the melted oil in the plate
  • Pour again 1 spoon melted oil on the dough and do the same to all dough and put them in the plate
  • Cover it with a stretch film and wait for 30 minutes
  • Roll out the dough with your hand , pour melted oil and continue to roll out
  • Pour pistachio , 1.5 dessert spoon sugar and cream on the dough and fold the dough into a square
  • Put the baking paper on a baking tray and put the desserts on it
  • Bake them in a 220 degree oven
  • You can decorate and serve it with pistachio and icecream


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Contrary to popular belief, sherbet or any sauce is not added like other desserts. It is the sugar in it that makes it sweet. Be sure that you will like katmer, which is such an easy and practical dessert. We can say that it will be one of the best complimentary desserts especially for your special guests. You can recommend this dessert to your friends with peace of mind. As a Turkish foods family , we strongly recommend you to try this delicious recipe we prepared for you. Do not forget to write your thoughts in the comment section after you try it.

Bon Appetit!

Şerife Şakrak

Hello friends ! I am şerife . I am 21 years old . I am a university student . My department is translation and interpreting.

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