Tasting a Delicious Turkish Sesame-Seed Encrusted Simit


simit bread

Simit is a circular bread with sesame seeds that has a crusty outside and a fluffy inside. It is a common breakfast food in Turkey.

Photo credit: Barbarossa.

  • Jerry Howe

    This is like a hybrid bagel. Like a cross between a bagel and a prezel. Very addictive. Delicious in the morning when warm. This, along with the baklava shops, make me want to go to Istanbul tonight

  • Travel/Food/Events

    Agreed. And Turkey is a fabulous place to go Jerry.