Did you drink "Ayran"?

Ayran or airan  is a drink made of yoghurt and water, popular in Turkey, and other parts of the Balkans, the Middle East. Ayran is a mixture of yoghurt, water, and salt. It is thought to have originated as a way of preserving yogurt by adding salt.

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wow. its similar to the drink "Lassi" thats famous in India .http://www.boston.com/travel/blog/lassi.JPG
hehe its a co-incidence that i was gonna write the same thing in the comment..its exactly what we call Lassi In India...
I had something like that in Armenia. Sometimes it comes with finely diced cucumber in it.
Nice blog. Amazing, I now have aTurkish friend.
Yes,lassi,chhash.I have it daily with my lunch.
Lunch is incomplete without chhash.
hmm.. that looks interesting!
pics look disgusting, but i love ayran anyways! i drink it a lot!
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