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Best Turk in New York

MEDITERRANEAN MEZE PLATTER
assortment of our vegetarian mezes: yalanci dolma, spinach tarator, humus, fasulye pilaki, ezme, patlican

HUMMUS
chickpeas, tahini, garlic, olive oil, lemon juice

PATLICAN
smoky eggplant, garlic, yogurt, herbs

IMAM BAYILDI
baby eggplant, tomato, onion, pine nuts

TARAMA
red caviar spread

PEYNIR
Turkish feta cheese, tomatoes, black olives

FASULYE PILAKI
braised white kidney beans, scallions, tomato, garlic

SPINACH TARATOR
spinach, strained yogurt, labne, garlic, minced walnuts

EZME
tomato, onion, parsley, and walnut spread

YALANCI DOLMA
vine leaves with rice, black currants, onions, pine nuts

MÜCVER
pan-fried zucchini pancakes

CIGER
pan-fried calf’s liver cubes, onion-parsley garnish

SUCUK
grilled Turkish cured beef sausage

BÖREK
crispy pan-fried phyllo rolls, crumbled feta & spinach

RED LENTIL SOUP

CACIK
chilled yogurt and shaved cucumber, garlic & dill

PIYAZ
white kidney bean salad with lettuce, red onions, olive oil & vinegar

ÇOBAN
shepherd’s salad with cucumbers, onions, tomatoes, peppers, parsley, olive oil & vinegar

MARUL
lettuce, feta cheese, tomatoes, cucumbers, onions, peppers, parsley, olive oil & vinegar

GREEN MIX
mixed greens, tomatoes, cucumbers, red onions, olive oil & lemon

VEGETABLE CASSEROLE
variety of vegetables stewed in tomato sauce, side of rice or vegetables

VEGETARIAN MUSAKKA
chunks of baby eggplants, braised in tomato-garlic sauce, side of rice or vegetables

CHICKEN SHISH
chunks of chicken marinated & skewered with onions, peppers, tomatoes, side of rice & vegetables

CHICKEN YOGURT
chunks of chicken breast baked with sautéed pita & yogurt, side of rice or vegetables

CHICKEN ADANA
chargrilled & skewered ground chicken with roasted bell peppers, side of rice & onions

CHICKEN ADANA YOGURT
chicken adana with sautéed pita, yogurt sauce, side of rice or vegetables

CHICKEN & OKRA CASSEROLE
chicken breast sautéed with okra & light tomato sauce, side of rice or vegetables

GARLIC CHICKEN
chunks of chicken breast sautéed with garlic, lemon & white wine, side of rice or vegetables

CHICKEN & VEGETABLES
chunks of chicken breast sautéed with vegetables in tomato sauce, side of rice or vegetables

SHEPHERD’S CHICKEN SAUTEÉ
chicken cubes sautéed with mushrooms, peppers & tomatoes, side of rice & tomatoes

WILD BRANZINI
chargrilled whole branzino, side of green mix salad or rice & vegetables

SHRIMP SHISH
marinated & chargrilled shrimps on skewers, onion & peppers, side of rice & vegetables

SALMON
fillet baked with white wine, lemon & garlic or mushroom tomato sauce, side of green mix salad or rice & vegetables

TILAPIA
fillet baked with white wine, lemon, garlic sauce or mushroom tomato sauce, side of green mix salad or rice & vegetables

LAMB SHISH
lamb chunks marinated & skewered with tomatoes, onions and peppers, side of rice & vegetables

LAMB YOGURT
lamb cubes & patties, sautéed pita, yogurt sauce, side of rice or vegetables

LAMB ADANA
chargrilled & skewered ground lamb with roasted bell peppers & paprika, side of rice & onions

LAMB ADANA YOGURT
chargrilled ground lamb, sautéed pita, yogurt sauce, rice or vegetables

KÖFTE
chargrilled ground lamb patties, onion-parsley garnish, side of rice & vegetables

CHEF’S MIXED GRILL
marinated lamb & chicken shish, chargrilled chicken & lamb adana, lamb chop, and kofte, side of rice & onions

LAMB SHANK
leg of lamb stewed with carrots & potatoes in light lemon sauce, side of rice & tomatoes

HÜNKARBEGENDI
lamb cubes stewed in our homemade tomato sauce, served on a bed of eggplant purée, topped with fresh herbs, side of rice & vegetables

MUSAKKA
chunks of baby eggplants, ground lamb, fresh herbs, side of rice or vegetables

TAS KEBAB
lamb cubes stewed in our homemade tomato sauce, carrots, herbs, side of rice or vegetables

ETLI BAMYA
lamb cubes stewed with okra in light tomato sauce, side of rice or vegetables

SHEPHERD’S LAMB SAUTÉE
lamb cubes sautéed with mushrooms, peppers & tomatoes, side of rice & tomatoes

MANTI: TURKISH DUMPLINGS
homemade ground beef dumplings, poached, topped with garlic-yogurt sauce, sumac, mint

SÜTLAÇ
baked rice pudding

KESKÜL
coconut pudding

CRÈME CARAMEL
flan

KREM SOKOLA
chocolate pudding

KAYISI
poached dried apricots, almond & cream

KADAYIF
baked shredded wheat, walnuts and pistachio

BAKLAVA
walnuts and pistachio

TURKISH COFFEE
black / semi-sweet / sweet

RISTRETTO
intense espresso

ESPRESSO
regular / decaf

CORTADO
regular / decaf

CAPPUCCINO
regular / decaf

LATTE
regular / decaf

AMERICANO
regular / decaf

CHAMOMILE LEMON
Egyptian chamomile blossoms, Australian lemon myrtle, decaf

MOROCCAN MINT
decaf

GINGER LEMON
decaf, digestif

FIELDS OF GOLD
turmeric, chamomile, lemon myrtle, decaf

WHITE ROSE
white tea, rose buds, low caffeine

JASMINE GREEN
jasmine flowers, green tea leaves, medium caffeine

AGED EARL GREY™
Assam black tea, Italian bergamot, high caffeine

TURKISH BLACK TEA

075 CARATI, PIERA MARTELLOZZO Prosecco D.o.c, Italy, NV
Extra dry: flavors of pear & yellow apple with fresh, floral and fruity notes, gradually turning into a long, intriguing aftertaste. INTERNATIONAL WINE & SPIRIT COMPETITION 2015 BRONZE

VINI Pinot Grigio, Bulgaria, 2015
Light-medium body, fruity. Soft, crisp, fruity light body and a smooth, rapid apple and lemon finish.

DOMAINE MICHEL COLBOIS Chablis, Burgundy, France, 2014
Medium body, dry. Full of fresh (citrus) and mineral (flint) associated with ripe fruit. CHARDONNAY-DU-MONDE 2011 BRONZE

SEVILEN Sauvignon Blanc, Turkey, 2013
Medium body, dry. Rich blend of grapefruit and citrus flavors. FT BEST 100 WINES IN THE WORLD 2012

ANCYRA, KAVAKLIDERE Narince, Turkey, 2015
Full body, dry. Concentrated and well balanced wine with rich citrus and white fruit aromas. SELECTION MONDIALES 2010 SILVER

CANKAYA, KAVAKLIDERE Narince / Sultana / Emir, Turkey, 2014
Full body, dry. Crisp, unoaked and citrusy with a clean, lemony finish. Best selling white wine in Turkey.

KARGA, CORVUS Çavuş / Vasilaki, Turkey, 2013
Full body, dry. Intensely dry, with undertones of fresh leaves or grass.

PERLE DU CHATEAU, DOMAINE WARDY Chardonnay, Lebanon, 2013
Full body, dry. Notes of grilled almonds, honey, and floral notes emerge, followed by very long taste of white fruits and citrus.

EGEO, KAVAKLIDERE Rosé, Çalkarası/Grenache/Kalecik Karası, Turkey, 2014
Light body. Fresh red fruit aromas on the nose. Dry fruity taste, with moderate acidity. MUNDUS VINI 2013 SILVER

CHATEAU BURGOZONE Pinot Noir, Bulgaria, 2012
Light-medium body. Aroma sensations with a fruity nature and nuances of red and black fruit, jam and milk chocolate; followed by powerful, lasting taste with volume, length and velvety mildness. SWA 2014 SILVER

ANCYRA, KAVAKLIDERE Kalecik Karası, Turkey, 2015
Medium body. Delicious with intense fruit flavors, well balanced, round with soft tannins. CONCOURS MONDIAL DE BRUXELLES 2010 SILVER

SELECTION, KAVAKLIDERE Oküzgozü / Boğazkere, Turkey, 2012
Medium-full body. Long with persistent flavors and strong ripe tannins. INTERNATIONAL WINE CHALLENGE 2013 BRONZE

YAKUT, KAVAKLIDERE Oküzgozü / Boğazkere / Carignan / Alicante, Turkey, 2014 Full body. Intense red fruits, damson and sour cherry; violet notes. Rich flavored, concentrated and well balanced with its ripe tannins. Most popular red wine in Turkey.

LES TERROIRS, DOMAINE WARDY Cinsault /Cabernet Sauvignon / Shiraz / Merlot, Lebanon, 2012
Full body. Its superb structure combines smooth tannins and hints of fresh black cherries and offers a sweet, long finish, with freshness and liveliness. SFIWC 2014 GOLD

PENDORE, KAVAKLIDERE .küzg.zü, Turkey, 2011
Medium/full body. Complex with dark red fruit aromas like red plum; spicy notes. Deep with its ripe tannins, full bodied and long with its moderate acidity and rich flavors. SWA 2014 COMMENDED

PANNUNZIO, GV Malbec, Argentina, 2012
Medium/full body. Aromas that remind one of plums, figs, peach jam and marmalade accompanied by vanilla. Taste is round and balanced with an agreeable finish and sweet tannins. MUNDUS VINI, 2015 GOLD

EGEO, KAVAKLIDERE, Syrah, Aegean, Turkey, 2012
Full body. Aromas of black forest fruit, sweet spice, and black olives, with good persistency and length. SYRAH DU MONDE, 2014 GOLD

HOUSE WINE
Please consult your server

EFES PILSEN
Pilsner, 5% ABV, Turkey

STELLA ARTOIS
Lager, 5% ABV, Belgium

HOEGAARDEN
Witbier, 4.9% ABV, Belgium
2016 WORLD BEER WCUP: GOLD

LHAMBRA RESERVA 1925
Euro Strong Lager, 6.4% ABV, Spain
‘COUNTRY WINNER’ 2016, WORLD BEER AWARDS
3 STAR ‘SUPERIOR TASTE’ AWARD 2017, ITQI

ALHAMBRA RESERVA ROJA
Doppelbock, 7.2% ABV, Spain
2 STAR ‘SUPERIOR TASTE’ AWARD 2016, ITQI

LAGUNITAS IPA
American IPA, 6.2% ABV, USA

MILL HOUSE BREWING CO. CUCUMBER CREAM ALE
Cream Ale, 5.2% ABV, Poughkeepsie, NY

WÖLFFER ESTATE ROSÉ CIDER
Cider, 6.9% ABV, USA