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A Gyro is a Gyro.. or is it a Kebap?


So wuzzup?? There may be some confusion with the differences between a Gyro as called in NYC and the East coast and a Kebap as called in Europe and some places in the states.

OH SNAP!!!! WIKIPEDIA SAYS ITS ALL THE SAME SHIZZ HAHAHAA :ROTFL:

http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Kebab
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Feel free to comment with your opinions on this delicious treasure made of meat, bread sacial sauce and salad.

Either way the shizz is delicious!!!! :drool:

We start with the New York City gyro, it goes wrapped in pita bread, then the meat, sauce and salad on top.

New York City GyroNew York City Gyro

New York City Gyro 2New York City Gyro 2

This is the Spanish Kebap, In spain they have 2 kinds, teh first comes in a bun similar to a burger bun but only thicker and breadier. The meat is added with the sauce and then the salad as well. The second type is the Durum kebap, it is a pita like bread only flatter, thinner and bigger in diameter, made of durum wheat.

This is a fatty double kebap, Dayuuum!!This is a fatty double kebap, Dayuuum!!

This is the Durum KebapThis is the Durum Kebap

The German Kebap, how gorgeous it is! :drool:

German huge azz kebapGerman huge azz kebap

The famous Kebap on rice, I love this one... in Spain they come with rice, french fries, and indian rice with raisins and nuts :drool:

Kebap on riceKebap on rice

This is the KEBAB (Shish Kebab), not be confused with the KEBAP shown in the 3rd and 4th pics

Meat on a stick is called Shish Kebab or KebabMeat on a stick is called Shish Kebab or Kebab

Kebab with RiceKebab with Rice

OH SNAP!!!!!OH SNAP!!!!!

rifle2020 rifle2020 5 years 14 weeks
Kebab more delicious then gyro Kebabs are Turkish taste
karmasabitch karmasabitch 8 years 52 weeks
HAHAHAHAHAHAHAH chingate in a I miss you grrrrrrrls :HUG: sort of way :ROTFL: :ROTFL: :ROTFL:
yayita yayita 8 years 52 weeks
what the hell!!!!! :rotfl: We miss her and she comes back telling us to Chingate??? hahahaahaha skank Elmo lover
karmasabitch karmasabitch 8 years 52 weeks
Fake hobag hugs all around :HUG: :ROTFL:
karmasabitch karmasabitch 8 years 52 weeks
Hola locas :HUG: Chingate hijos de putas :HUG: :ROTFL: :ROTFL: :ROTFL:
yayita yayita 8 years 52 weeks
no idea, she chatted a bit last night but thats all, i
Shiloh-Jolie-Pitt Shiloh-Jolie-Pitt 8 years 52 weeks
I haven't seen karma in like forever Yayi. Where la loca at? _________________________________________________ * 333-> half a beast *
yayita yayita 8 years 52 weeks
dude have you seen karma???
Shiloh-Jolie-Pitt Shiloh-Jolie-Pitt 8 years 52 weeks
those pix are making me sooooo hungry!!! _________________________________________________ * 333-> half a beast *
lorenashley lorenashley 8 years 52 weeks
Whatever it is, it's delicious.
yayita yayita 8 years 52 weeks
LOL Pam hahahahaha, i love the pics
pinkangelmonkey pinkangelmonkey 8 years 52 weeks
MMMMMMMMMMMMMMMMMMMMMMMMMMMMMMMMMMMMMMMMM! :drool: gyro :drool: gyro :drool: gyro :drool:
yayita yayita 9 years 17 m
hahhahaahaa, i love the last pic :drool:
lms lms 9 years 2 h
You're making me hungry....
mandiesoh mandiesoh 9 years 4 h
i love the shish kebabs :drool: i can eat those without any rice/buns :drool: :drool: and the pics are killing me yayi!!! :mob:
Shiloh-Jolie-Pitt Shiloh-Jolie-Pitt 9 years 8 h
it was an honest mistake yayi! :INNOCENT: _________________________________________________ * me love u long time *
My-Opinion My-Opinion 9 years 11 h
I'm starving now!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!1
yayita yayita 9 years 12 h
LOL oh shucks :innocent: I am a ninny hahaaha Shiloh!!!! midn out of the gutter please :p
lorioz lorioz 9 years 12 h
yayita it's cool that you know that, I didn't know until I had been here for like over three years. you are a genius!
Shiloh-Jolie-Pitt Shiloh-Jolie-Pitt 9 years 12 h
that revolving boner sounds awesome! oops.... I mean doner! :-P _________________________________________________ * me love u long time *
yayita yayita 9 years 12 h
:p I am a super geniius hahaahahaha :rotfl:
lorioz lorioz 9 years 12 h
You are exactly right- dönmek means "to turn" so döner means "it turns" which explains how it is cooked.
yayita yayita 9 years 12 h
hahahahaa woot woot!!! Lorioz explains it all :woohoo: Also Doner means revolving right? cuz it goes around in circles
lorioz lorioz 9 years 12 h
Yayita you are exactly correct! The real difference is just in whether the shop is going to be greek or turkish, or which will also determine if there is going to be any pork. I'm in Turkey now, a kebab(according to my husband) is an English form of the word Kebap. A doner is the meat that is sliced off of the upright roaster. A durum doner is the meat (off the roaster) and the type of bread it is served in (durum (like a pita). Since greeks and turks lived for so long together under the Ottoman Empire a lot of the food is similar-same, they just have different names. Şiş in turkish just means stick.
yayita yayita 9 years 12 h
shiloh, me too!! I am craving a kebab hahahaa