In the years of research for their new cookbook, Istanbul & Beyond , author Robyn Eckhardt and photographer David Hagerman  became well acquainted with Anatolia and the distinct cultural identities, landscapes and, of course, cuisines that can be found on this vast plateau.
So we are pleased to be working with Robyn and Dave on the first unique culinary adventure in a series inspired by Istanbul & Beyond that will lead us across Turkey’s diverse regions, bite by bite. This seven-day culinary experience  (with an optional two-day photography workshop  led by Dave), scheduled for May 2018, will be split between Istanbul and the Hatay region, an area that plays an important role in Robyn and Dave’s book and in the cuisine of Turkey. It’s a unique opportunity to meet the people who opened their homes and shared their recipes with them.
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