Things to do in Uzumlu
Experience Dastar FabricIn the village centre at the open fronted houses it’s possible to watch weavers producing the local “Dastar” fabric
At the same time they will be offered food and drink as is part of traditional Turkish hospitality, and although the villagers would like you to purchase a souvenir or two they do not pressure their guest to buy anything.
Mushroom Hunting Tours
Guided “mushroom-hunting” walking tours are available in the nearby hills that take you through the beautiful wooded slopes leading up to the high mountains and surrounding fertile valley that looks like a huge green amphitheatre.
RestaurantsUzumlu has several good restaurants offering local house specialities and in the evenings live music is played on a traditional Turkish stringed instrument known as a “saz”.
Every April the village hosts the famous “Mushroom Festival” which is held over 3 days and not only does is highlight the local delicacy “Morel” mushroom but has everything from traditional music and folk dancing along with presentations on local history and culture.
ShopsThe village also has several shops selling all sorts of lovely fresh produce and freshly baked breads, and at the weekend hold their market in the main square offering a vast amount of organic fresh fruit, vegetables, herbs and spices, with outdoor stalls selling stuffed pancakes, hot morel soup and locally produced wine.
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Turkish Food Recipes
Lamb Pilaf with Chickpeas, Raisins & Almonds - Rice & Pasta Dishes
Mucver - Vegetable Mezes
Feta Cheese Pie - Pastries
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Pilaf Rice with Lamb & Aubergine - Red Meat Courses
Courgette with Olive Oil - Vegetable Courses
Manti - Rice & Pasta Dishes