What is Turkish Delight?
Turkish Delight or Lokum is a family of confections based on starch, sugar and cream of tartar. Premium varieties consist largely of pistachios and hazelnuts or almonds; the best Turkish Delight contains only natural flavouring, such as cinnamon, clove, and rose water.
What Ingredients are in Turkish Delight?
- granulated sugar
- tablespoon lemon juice
- cream of tartar
- rose water
- confectioner’s sugar
- vegetable oil
Is Turkish Delight suitable for vegans?
Yes, all Real Turkish Delight contains no gelatine or any animal extracts.
How long does Turkish Delight keep?
How do I keep Turkish Delight?
In an air tight container at room temperature or refrigerated.
Can I take Turkish Delight in hand luggage?
Yes, you can. There is no restriction about it.
How is Turkish Delight served in Turkey?
Turkish Delight is generally eaten randomly as a sweet treat, but is traditionally eaten with Turkish coffee in the late morning.