Pides & Lahmacun

The Story of Lahmacun

Lahmacun translated literally is meat with dough. It is a widely popular street food in Turkey and around the Middle East,which is said to be originated in Gaziantep which is in the south of turkey.

The Lahmacun is basically composed of round dough, topped with minced meat, tomatoes, onions and spices and baked together to create the perfect authentic turkish snack paired Ayran. The Lahmacun and Ayran compliment each other, after indulging in a spicy Lahmacun it is customary to follow it with a cooling and refreshing drink of Ayran.