Egyptian Food Recipes: Turley (Mixed vegetables and meat)

kafsoa By kafsoa, 6th Jun 2011 | Follow this author | RSS Feed
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I'll give you the recipe of a wonderful meal which is called by Egyptians (Turley). It is a mixture of meat and vegetables and that is considered a rich and nutritious meal significantly, however, it is easy to setup and you can remove or add any other type of vegetables.

You need

1 pound green peas
1 pound green beans
1 pound carrots
1 pound potatoes
2 pounds minced beef or any meat of your choice
5 cups fresh tomato sauce
1 cup diced onion
Seasonings (Salt, black pepper, hot chili powder, cinnamon and nutmeg)
Vegetable oil for frying
2 sliced tomatoes


1- Wash all vegetables and clean very well
2- Peel potatoes and carrot skin or brush them to remove stuck dirts.
3- Cut potatoes and carrots to small cubes.
4- In a cooking pan put diced onions and meat, on a medium heat mix till meat turns brown.
5- Add all seasonings and mix well then pour tomato sauce and reduce heat.
6- Cook for 10 minutes.
7- In a skillet put some vegetable oil.
8- Medium fry carrots, potatoes, and other vegetables.
9- In a baking tray, spread a layer of cooked meat then put a layer of vegetables. keep adding layers of meat and vegetables but let the last layer be meat.
10- Put sliced tomato on top.
11- Bake for 30 minutes in 350 F oven.

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I'm a mother for 4 lovely cute kids and a very happy wife. Chemistry is my major, but I give a chance to myself on different fields of knowledge. I like to share what I know.

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author avatar Songbird B
6th Jun 2011 (#)

Sounds like a tasty recipe..Thanks so much for sharing this...

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author avatar kafsoa
6th Jun 2011 (#)

Thanks Songbird. We must have time to cook too :)

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author avatar Delicia Powers
6th Jun 2011 (#)

Hearty and very yummy, thank you...:0)

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author avatar kafsoa
6th Jun 2011 (#)

Thank you Delicia.

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