/Published in National Geographic's Food Journeys of a Lifetime: 500 Extraordinary Places to Eat

Published in National Geographic's Food Journeys of a Lifetime: 500 Extraordinary Places to Eat


Pre-order your copy of National Geographic’s Food Journeys of a Lifetime: 500 Extraordinary Places to Eat Around the Globe here, set to be released October 20, and look out for my contribution on dessert culture in Istanbul. Learn where to find the best lokum, kabak tatlısı, tavuk göğsü, and aşure in my favorite food city on earth.

2016-01-17T14:45:28+00:00 September 30th, 2009|Categories: Culture, Gastronomic Traditions, Istanbul, Turkish Cuisine|14 Comments


  1. JP September 30, 2009 at 3:22 pm - Reply

    Congratulations! I forgot to tell you that I ordered it a month ago! Can’t wait to receive it! Ciao bella.

  2. Grandpa September 30, 2009 at 4:10 pm - Reply

    Great job! Katie never lets up – she’s always searching for new experiences. Keep it up and good luck. Love you, Granpa
    PS Mom will pre-order a copy for me too!

  3. vittorio rusinà September 30, 2009 at 6:11 pm - Reply

    bravissima! lo ordino subito, e metto una copia in vetrina nel mio negozio 🙂

  4. Nonna September 30, 2009 at 8:40 pm - Reply

    Brava Katie

  5. Katie September 30, 2009 at 7:37 pm - Reply

    @JP thanks joj

    @grandpa hope you enjoy it! when are we going to istanbul to eat the things i wrote about?

    @vittorio grazie! spero che piaccia!

  6. Nancy October 3, 2009 at 1:02 pm - Reply

    Hello Katie,

    Thanks for the great tip, I’ll order it right away!

  7. eru October 4, 2009 at 5:18 am - Reply

    Tebrikler (Congratulations). Your Istanbul visit was very good. It even helped me though i was in istanbul for 20 years. I can only guess Best Lokum, for the rest I will check the book.
    Hope you will come back to Istanbul

  8. sos October 4, 2009 at 4:28 pm - Reply

    many congrats, katie.

  9. Kris & Ed October 4, 2009 at 7:36 pm - Reply

    Congrats. Will always remember June in Rome.

  10. Paula - bell'alimento October 5, 2009 at 4:41 am - Reply

    Brava Katie! That’s so awesome! Can’t wait to see it. I’m so excited for you!

  11. Katie October 7, 2009 at 12:27 am - Reply

    Thanks everyone! Enjoy it!

  12. Giuseppe Totino October 7, 2009 at 2:42 pm - Reply

    Excellent job! Can’t wait to get my copy! See you in Istanbul!

    • Katie October 7, 2009 at 7:57 pm - Reply

      ue giuseppe! come stai? certo che ci vediamo. non ho dimenticato del tiramisu’!

  13. Marion October 10, 2009 at 3:28 pm - Reply

    Congrats!!! That is awesome. Can’t wait to see it and YOU in december!!

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