Aegean cuisine introduced in Komotini

Western Thrace
Mon, 27 May 2024 10:31 GMT
Within the framework of the 'Turkish Cuisine Week' organised by the Consulate General of Türkiye in Komotini, tastes from the Aegean cuisine were introduced.
Aegean cuisine introduced in Komotini

Within the framework of the 'Turkish Cuisine Week' organised by the Consulate General of Türkiye in Komotini, tastes from the Aegean cuisine were introduced.

Within the scope of the event organised in Arnemousi Restaurant in Yassıköy, guests were served Aegean cuisine.

Consul General of Türkiye in Komotini Aykut Ünal, in his opening speech where he introduced the traditional Turkish cuisine, started his speech by saying "Welcome to all of you to our 'Turkish Cuisine Week' event organised by the Ministry of Foreign Affairs of Türkiye abroad".

"We wanted to be together in this food-themed event, when we look at the history of food, we look at the history of humanity," said Consul General Ünal and continued his words as follows:

In this event, we look at the mirror of both our culture and interaction. Our concept today is Aegean cuisine. When we look at Türkiye, we see a Turkish cuisine extending from Central Asia to the Balkans. We feel this with our common history and the history of this region. Here we will see the interaction of our own culture and other cultures. Finally, I would like to thank our Consulate General staff, restaurant officials and you, our valuable participants, who contributed to the realisation of this event."

The event was hosted by the Consulate General of Türkiye in Komotini at Arnemousi Restaurant in Yassıköy, with the participation of Consul General of Turkey in Komotini Aykut Ünal and his wife İlyada Ünal, Vice Consuls Adnan Öztürk, Barış Çulha, Güven Bora, Subutay Koç and consular staff, Chairman of the Consultative Committee of the Turkish Minority of Western Thrace and also Mufti of Komotini İbrahim Şerif, Mufti of Xanthi Mustafa Trampa, Rodopi MP Özgür Ferhat, Xanthi MP Burhan Baran, FEP Party President Çiğdem Asafoğlu, Deputy Regional President for Eastern Macedonia and Thrace Rıdvan Hacı Mehmet, Mayor of Kozlukebir Erdem Hüseyin, Mayor of Mustafçova Ahmet Kurt, Mayor of Yassıköy Caner İmam, President of Xanthi Turkish Union Ozan Ahmetoğlu, President of Komotini Turkish Youth Union Sedat Hasan, President of Western Thrace Minority University Graduates Association Hüseyin Baltacı, President of Western Thrace Turkish Teachers' Union Aydın Ahmet, President of BAKEŞ Hüseyin Bostancı, President of BİHLİMDER Association Mehmet Emin Ahmet, former Rhodope MP Galip Galip and representatives of minority institutions and organisations attended.

Related News

MILLET MEDIA OE.
BİLAL BUDUR & CENGİZ ÖMER KOLLEKTİF ŞİRKETİ.
Address: Miaouli 7-9, Xanthi 67100, GREECE.
Tel: +30 25410 77968.
Email: info@milletgazetesi.gr.