Pekmez

Pekmez

Pekmez is black treacle like syrup obtained after the condensing juice of fruits especially grapes. You can use this syrup on pancakes or on fried items.

Ingredients Required:

Your desired fruit (grapes)
Dirt/ sand

Preparation Method:

  • Pick the grapes
  • Stomp the grapes for juice
  • Mix dirt/sand into the juice and let it sit for a few hours
  • Boil the juice for at least half an hour and let it cool
  • Again boil for a few hours
  • Filter the juice to avoid dirt
  • Now extracted juice is called pekmez