***EUROPEAN BEST BEFORE DATES: Please note that all our biscuits and baklava by Tafe have a European Best Before Date. This means that it is written in the following order- Date, Month, Year. So you may see 01-08-2023. This means August 1st, 2023 is Best Before Date.
QUALITY: Crisp layers of buttery phyllo and heaps of fragrant pistachios, Cashew, Walnuts combine to make an utterly delicious, light yet rich baklava that tastes like it came straight from a Turkish bakery.
VARIETY: Semolina circles filled with whole pistachios. Layered crunchy pastry with crushed pistachios. Semolina circles filled with whole cashews. Tiny crunchy pastry rolls. Semolina cashew crunch. Pastry cashew crunch. Semolina pistachio layered pastry.
TRADITION: Turkish desserts are a tradition that is as old as time. Their significance precedes their obvious sweetness and beautiful nostalgia. Most Mediterranean baklava recipes go back to the Byzantine Era. These are true and tested methods of making mouthwatering sweet crunchy nut filled desserts.
ABSOLUTELY DELICIOUS: The fact that it’s packed with generous portion of pistachios, Cashew, Walnuts and that each bite is contradictorily light in texture, yet rich in flavor. The combination of the right number of nuts and that crunch of the pastry sheets make it a perfect match. The semolina is toasted crisp and adds another layer of texture to our Baklavas.
AFFORDABLE FOR ANY OCASSSION: Our prices are extremely competitive. If you want to gift 10 friends or family, this is the item for you. With a large number of varieties and servings per box, you will make the best impressions on Easter, Thanksgiving, Christmas, Anniversaries, Birthdays, Valentine’s Day or any special day worthy of an oriental treat.. Marmara presenting the best of Turkish foods stand behind our product. We are not happy until you are happy. We take care of you for ANY issue.
OUR FAMILY STORY: We are a local small family-owned company from Long Island, NY. We have traveled through Turkey looking for great new products to share with our customers. We carry all Turkish products such as Turkish Delights, Spices, Teas and Gift Items. Our small business is run by our family members and our customer service represents that sense of intimate connection to our customers.
BAKLAVA is a layered pastry dessert made of filo pastry, filled with chopped nuts, and sweetened with syrup or honey. It was one of the most popular sweet pastries of many nations and people. It is a well known and loved dessert of Turkey, Greece, Armenia, Cyprus, Lebanon, Egypt. Entire regions of the world love these crunchy sweet nuts filled treats. Central Asia, The Balkans and the Mediterranean all enjoy Baklava. For well over 100 years, Tafe has been producing the finest Mediterranean and Middle Eastern specialty foods. Tafe creates an array of authentic handmade pastries and hors d’oeuvres unparalleled in taste and quality. They use only the finest ingredients and ancient family recipes to prepare specialties from Greece, Turkey, Greece, Syria, Egypt and Lebanon.