Thursday, April 28, 2011

Fava Beans with Yogurt (Yogurtlu Bakla)

1 lb fava beans, shelled
1 Tbsp olive oil
2-3 cloves of garlic, smashed/grated
1 cup plain yogurt
1 tsp salt to taste
Fresh dill for top (optional)

Wash the shelled fava beans. Boil them in salty water for 10-15 minutes. Drain and  chop them finely. Take over a pan with olive oil. Saute over medium heat for about 4-5 minutes. Then turn the heat off and set aside to cool for a while. Finally, stir in smashed garlic and yogurt. Take over a serving plate and top with fresh dill if desired.
*This is a vegetarian recipe.

½ kg bakla
1 yemek kasigi zeytinyagi
2-3 dis sarimsak, rendelenmis/dovulmus
1 su bardagi yogurt
Uzerine dere otu (istege bagli)

Baklayi yikayin ve tuzlu suda 10-15 dakika haslayin. Sonra, kucuk kucuk dograyin ve tavaya alin. Orta ateste zeytinyaginda 4-5 dakika kavurun. Ocaktan alin sogumaya birakin.
Sonra, ezilmis sarimsak ve yogurdu ilave edin. Guzelce karistirin ve servis tabagina alin. Arzu ederseniz dere otu ile susleyebilirsiniz.
* Bu bir vejeteryan tarifidir.


chow and chatter said...

nice and healthy dip love Turkish food said...

This is perfect for asummer dip.

Have a wonderful weekend.!

tanja said...

Love it!!! I am a big fan of Turkish Dishes and Delights:)

My best wishes,

Marina said...


Anonymous said...

Ive been searching for a recipe for bakla and this one seems very unusual and interesting for me.Thx next time if I dont know what to do with some food ,I will add garlicky yoghurt and must be delicious:) :)