The Livestock Farmers Received BGN 11 million of Additional Support from the State

The livestock farmers received extraordinary aid of nearly BGN 11 million, announced the Agriculture State Fund. On average one farmer received about BGN 620. The aid of BGN 10 968 954 was paid to 17 723 breeders under the exceptional aid schemes for the adjustment of milk producers and farmers in other sectors of livestock breeding. Some of the farmers were subsidized by more than one scheme.

Chocolate festival in Istanbul

The Chocolate Show Turkey will be held for the first time between March 24 and 26 with a variety of booths certain to please those with a sweet tooth.

Chocolate bars, handmade boutique chocolates cakes, varieties of ice cream and chocolate sculptures prepared by experts will be offered to visitors of the fair, which will be held at the Harbiye Military Museum's AFP Halls.

Valentine's Day chocolate and cupcake course

Mövenpick Hotel Istanbul's Italian Executive Chef Giovanni Terracciano and TV star guest chef Danilo Zanna, who has recently taken a step onto the silver screen, will organize an exclusive chocolate- and cupcake-making course on Feb. 10 for those who want to treat their loved ones with a romantic gift on Valentine's Day.

Candied orange slices dipped in rich, dark chocolate

If you like the classic combination of orange and chocolate, you will love these little treats!

Serves: 15 pieces Preparation time: 10′ + 1 day waiting Cooks in: 30′ Ready in: 40′

3 navel oranges, peel on, washed, dry
250 good quality dark chocolate
1 vanilla pod, split open, seeds scraped
1 lt water
500 gr sugar