Kokoreç is Turkey’s most beloved street food, survey shows
In a recent survey conducted about Turkish street food, kokoreç was chosen as the most loved street food in the country, among others like döner and simit. Accordingly, 18.5 of the respondents said kokoreç is their favorite street food.
1100 respondents were asked their favorite streed food in Turkey in a newly conducted poll by Areda Survey.
18.5 percent of the respondents said that their favorite street food was kokoreç. Kokoreç is a form of a sandwich with grilled sheep’s intestines with a history originated in the Balkans’ Orthodox Christian culture as a special Eastern food.
Döner took the second place with 18.2 percent. This special dish especially became known in Europe after the migration of Turkish workers in the 1960's onwards.
In the survey, the participants were asked whether they chose chicken döner or meat döner. While 82.3 percent of the participants preferred meat döner, 17.7 percent said they prefer chicken döner.