My sister forwarded this wonderful link, featuring American author Katherine Braning’s speech on her book called “”Yes, I would love another glass of tea” . Tea here, is our, Turks, beloved “Cay”. At her speech, the author wonderfully describes tea, cay, as a national identity for Turks; their spirit; their love of life, family, humanity; their traditions, rituals, generosity and many more. One of the best observations of Turks and their perception of life, I have ever witnessed. Utterly beautiful, so well worth watching – I hope you can copy and paste the below link and enjoy it.
[…] and some do the stuffing. These all happen, of course, with constant flow of Turkish coffee and tea (cay) and catching up! We would then eagerly wait for the dolma to be cooked; then me and my sister would […]