Efendy Spice - Kofte

45g (1 pack)
Efendy Spice - Kofte is available to buy in increments of 1

In the centre of Istanbul’s Sultanamet Square, just near the Topkapi Palace, you will see rows of Köfte sellers claiming to be “the original, “the historical”, and “the traditional”. The best, first, and original doesn’t display any of those adjectives. Since 1920, Selim Usta (Selim the master) has made Köfte from spiced beef, served with bean and onion salad.

Size: 45g resealable stand-up pouch.

Cumin, dried oregano, dried parsley, pimento, black pepper, coriander, and paprika.

Pure & Natural

Gluten free

How to use this spice:

Add 3tbsp (45g) Köfte spices, 1 cup breadcrumbs, 1 chopped onion, 1 clove garlic and salt to taste, to 500g beef mince, and knead for 5 minutes. Then shape into meatballs or skewers and barbecue or panfry with a touch of oil.

Other ways to use it:

  • Rub onto steak before grilling
  • Turn into tasty meatballs and grill, panfry, or bake.
  • Mix in with beef mince and sauté with onions and tomatoes.

Since 1991, Sami & Sonia have been curating the finest ingredients through traditional methods, sharing their passion for delicious authentic Middle Eastern cuisine with friends and guests. Knowing that the essence of Midde Eastern flavours is in the intricate marriage of spices and unique ingredients, they have created this beautiful range of products for anyone to enjoy and share. Sami’s Kitchen is an extension of what they started over 25 years ago, allowing them to continue sharing their heritage and love of Middle Eastern cuisine.