This blend originates in Istanbul’s spice market (Misir Carsis). It has a bright and rich almost meaty flavor. The name refers to the Sultan’s elite military group conscripted at children from the non Turkish population – the Janissaries.
Mix the spices and place air tight container. Add to salads, vegetables, eggs and meat. Before using in the recipe, crush in a mortar and pestle to release all the flavors.