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The Lady Sultan - Our newest Edition

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The Lady Sultan - Our newest Edition

Welcome Lady Sultan!

At Babajan, our newest addition to the cocktail list The Lady Sultan includes Raki, and is sure to get your boozy brunch off to a good start – no matter what time of day.

Perfectly paired with mezzes, at Babajan we recommend drinking Raki with Saganaki, Babaganouj or pickles followed by our lamb or fish dishes.

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Chocolate, Turkish delight and Coconut Cookies

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Chocolate, Turkish delight and Coconut Cookies

If you know us well, you would know that we like to put a twist on old school favourites. Surprise your friends with this delicious and VERY satisfying cookie.    INGREDIENTS120gm plain flour20 gm dutch cocoa¼ tsp bicarb soda150gm brown sugar90gm butter1 egg100gm dark chocolate60 gm coconut60gm Turkish delight METHODPreheat oven to 180c and line baking trays with baking paper.  Sieve flour and cocoa, bicarb soda, salt into a bowl. Beat sugar and butter until creamy, add eggs one at a time. Add flour mixture, nuts and choclate and Turkish delight.Take spoonfuls of dough and place on to baking tray. Cook...

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Lahmacun Recipe

Kirsty Chiaplias

Lahmacun  Recipe

Lamb LahmacunServes fourPrep time: 45 minCook time: 10 minIngredients Bread dough 300gm plain flour 1 tbs yeast 150ml milk 1 egg 50 ml oil 1 tsp salt extra flour for rolling out dough Lamb mix 300gm shoulder of lamb minced ( ask your butcher to add a little bit of lamb fat to the mince if he can) 1 tbs red capsicum paste (salca) – available at all good middle eastern shops ½ bunch parsley chopped finely 1 brown onion- peeled and grated 1 toamto – grated salt and pepper  Lahmacun salad 2 tomatoes peeled and diced ½ red onion...

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Hampers are here! Hampers are here!

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Hampers are here! Hampers are here!

We are launching our online store in the next couple of days. But for now, feel free to email us here to organise your Hamper made especially from the passionate chefs and staff at Babajan. Email us at eat@babajan.com for more information.  Small Hamper - $65 Jars of Harissa House Made Jam Olives $50 Gift Voucher for Babajan All made in house at Babajan. Perfect to give for Christmas presents for your nearest and dearest!  Large Hamper - $85 Large jar of Olives Pickles Medium jars of Harissa Jam Small Dukkah Fatousche Crumbs, OPTION to upgrade with a $50 voucher for Babajan

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Charity Event - Ride to Raise Money for Dementia

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Charity Event - Ride to Raise Money for Dementia

Please join us this Thursday 24th of November between 6pm to 9pm at Babajan to support Matt Staios, who is riding from Melbourne to Canberra to raise money for Alzheimer’s research. This is a very worthy and important cause. Matt's research will develop a range of new tests to detect dementia in the ageing Greek community.  Why is this area of research important? Research shows that migrants are 2-3 time more likely to be misdiagnosed using current tests. Matt hopes to bridge this gap between science and culture and produce the worlds first measures to detect dementia in the ageing Greek...

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