Turkish Baklava Recipe


Hello dear friends! Today, as a Turkish foods family, we will give you the most popular dessert recipe of Turkish cuisine. Dessert has a very important place in Turkish cuisine. Therefore, there are many types of desserts in Turkish cuisine. The best of these desserts is baklava. Baklava is a sweet beloved by everyone in Turkey. The addition it would be one of the most favorite dessert of tourists coming to Turkey. Baklava is made in every city in Turkey, but is said to belong to the city of Gaziantep. In fact, this dessert is said to date back to the Ottoman period. It is known that baklava was one of the palace desserts, especially in the period of Fatih Sultan Mehmet Han. This dessert, from the past to the present, is also made on many special occasions. Baklava is served to everyone who comes especially on holidays and various celebrations. This has become a tradition. And by offering a special dessert to the guest, it aims to explain that the guest is valuable.

Turkish Baklava Recipe

Şerife Şakrak
One of the most delicious dessert in Turkish cuisine
Prep Time 50 minutes
Cook Time 1 hour
Resting time 1 hour
Total Time 1 hour 50 minutes
Course Dessert
Cuisine Turkish Cuisine
Servings 8 person
Calories 297 kcal


  • Baking Tray
  • Oven
  • bowl
  • Knife
  • Pot
  • Spoon
  • Pan
  • Rolling Pin
  • tray
  • Stretch film


  • 3 glasses of flour
  • 1 egg
  • 1 teaspoon salt
  • 1 glass of water
  • 125 gram butter
  • 150 gram pistachio
  • 3 glasses of sugar
  • 3,5 glasses of water
  • Farina


  • Firstly , put the flour , egg , salt and water in a bowl and knead it
  • Divide the dough evenly twelve pieces and make the dough pieces into round
  • Pour farina in a tray and put the dough pieces and cover it with stretch film and rest 1 hour in the fridge
  • Roll out the six of the dough pieces with farina
  • Put the melted butter in baking tray and put the dough on it and add evenly pistachio on the dough
  • Roll out the five of the dough pieces and put it on the pistachio and roll out the last pieces of the dough and put it on the tray
  • Then , cut it the model you want it
  • Melt the butter and add it on the baklava and bake it 180 degree oven for 1 hour
  • Put the 3 glasses of sugar and 3,5 glasses of water in a pot and boil it for 15 minutes
  • Pour the syrup on the baklava after it cook


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In addition, baklava, which decorates the tables with its appearance, has received full marks from everyone with its taste. It is one of the desserts that require skill to make. Plenty of pistachios are put into the folded dough. When baked baklava meets with hot syrup, a wonderful baklava comes out. Baklava can be made in many different ways, for example, walnuts can be used instead of pistachios. Or it can be sliced ​​into many different models. Be sure, when you eat baklava, it will be one of your indispensable desserts. It may even be your favorite dessert. As a Turkish foods family , we strongly recommend you to try our baklava recipe. After trying this great flavor, do not forget to write your thoughts in the comments section.

Enjoy your meal !

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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