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Turkey, Bergama

There was a row of people standing to collect these doughnut-like (or Dutch "oil balls" like) delicacies. I had the impression it was a form of charity.

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Hulya 27-Aug-2006 14:03
They are served free to anyone/ to public until all is consumed... it is part of a celebration or a religious offering.
Dick Osseman12-Apr-2006 05:51
Thanks, Sevket, this explains a lot. The picture may be some four, maybe five years old.
Guest 16-Mar-2006 06:13
It is not a charity work. These donut-like pastries are made and served for either a celebration (like a wedding, circumcision) or as a mourning after someone has passed away. (comment by Haldun)