What Is Bafra Pideshi? Try This Easy Recipe To Make This Turkish Savoury Pie At Home

What Is Bafra Pidesi

Bafra Pideshi, a Turkish savoury pie, comes from the Bafra region in Turkey. It has a boat-shaped crust filled with various ingredients like cheese, minced meat, or spinach.

Flour, yeast, water, salt, sugar, ground beef, onions, tomatoes, paprika, cumin, cheese, spinach, egg.


Step 1

Mix yeast with warm water and sugar until foamy.

Step 2

Combine this mixture with flour and salt, knead until smooth.

Let the dough rise until doubled in size. Divide dough into equal portions and roll each into a thin oval.

Step 3

Cook and season the filling ingredients.

Step 4

Place filling in the centre, leaving edges free. Fold edges over to create a boat shape, pinching ends to seal.

Step 5 

Brush edges with egg wash. Preheat oven to 220°C (428°F). Bake for 15-20 minutes until golden and crispy.

Step 6

Enjoy this savoury pie hot from the oven