Turkish Delight
Turkish Delight
Turkish Delight

Turkish Delight

Regular price R 700.00
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Our beautiful Turkish Delight Necklace is inspired and designed with the soft pastel pink color of Rose Quartz and a Boroque Shell Pearl Pendant 🌸 

The origin of the confection is not well established, but it is known to have been produced in Turkey as early as the late 1700s, hence its name. Turkish delight are served with coffee or tea in the Middle East.

Turkish delight or lokum is a family of confections  They consist of small, fragrant cubes of jelly, traditionally flavoured with rosewater, orange flower water or lemon juice and dusted with icing sugar. 

In C.S. Lewis’s classic novel The Lion, the Witch, and the Wardrobe, Edmund Pevensie enters a wardrobe and finds himself magically transported to a snowy kingdom. An unknown queen, who turns out to be a witch, asks him what he would most like to eat. The answer that jumps to his mind is Turkish delight. Within moments, he is eating a box of it.

Turkish delight is the British name for a sweet called lokum, one of many spellings and a corrupted version of the original phrase, rahatü’l-hulkum, which means “giving rest to the throat.” 

46 cm in Length 

Please note that slight colour difference should be acceptable due to the light and screen. 

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