Where I go when I can’t decide what to cook

Green Kitchen Stories: delicious vegetarian recipes, with stunning photography

The Kitchn: failsafe source of recipe ideas and kitchen tips

Smitten Kitchen: a treasure trove of ideas

Rasa Malaysia: great selection of fool proof East Asian recipes

North/South Food: delicious, brilliant cheap eats

Frugal Feeding: lots of tasty-looking, sustainable and budget-friendly inspiration


My Turkish cooking spirit guides

Ozlem’s Turkish Table: Ozlem teaches cooking in Istanbul, Texas and the UK, and has dozens of easy to follow recipes for traditional Turkish dishes

Delicious Istanbul: Olga runs Delicious Istanbul food tours and cooking classes, as well as a brilliant blog full of tips on where to shop and how to cook authentic Turkish food

Almost Turkish: written by a Turk living in the States, lots of recipes for Turkish, almost Turkish and inspired by Turkish dishes

My Turkish Joys: written by Joy, an expat in Turkey, with a love for Turkish food

Semilicious: Semiha blogs about Turkish and other food, in English and German