HAFIZ MUSTAFA 1864

Hafız Mustafa Confectionery "History of Hafız Mustafa" since 1864

Confectioner Hafız Mustafa was founded by Hacı İsmail Hakkı Bey in 1864 in Istanbul Bahçekapı during the reign of Sultan Abdülaziz Han, and then he was taken over by his prisoner Hafız Mustafa.

Hacı İsmail Hakkı Bey, one of the first producers of hard candy, first started to make rock candy with mortar in the basement of the shop in Eminönü Bahçekapı.

While Hafız Mustafa was interested in confectionery and confectionery when his father was running the shop, he was also a volunteer muezzin at the Arpacılar Mosque.

It is known that Hafız Mustafa was the first to find and manufacture pastries. Hafız Mustafa won 11 medals in pastry and confectionery in Europe between 1926-1938. While increasing the reliability of the brand in the national area, it has proved its high brand awareness by introducing Turkish products to the world in the international arena. Cemil Bey, the son of Hafız Mustafa, continued the same tradition and continued its reliable brand perception with the brand "Çikolat Cemil".

Sherbet, confectionery and Turkish delights have a special place in Ottoman cuisine. The most famous confectionery in the palace is Turkish delight, known as "comforting people" in the Ottoman dictionary, meaning "relieving the throat" in Turkish. Rock candy also has a special meaning in the Ottoman Empire, symbolizing the Janissaries' loyalty and belief to the palace.

As Hafız Mustafa Confectionery, we keep you alive the traces and taste of history with our 153-year history, without losing our loyalty to our traditional culture and values.

Although our 153-year-old business has come to the present by changing hands many times, our historical fabric has never been damaged. In our stores, we always attach importance to keeping our historical structure alive with our walls covered with tiles, wooden columns, pictures and decorations on the walls.

We have witnessed many historical and social changes with our 153-year history. Since 1864; the first horse-drawn trams, the establishment of the first city post, the opening of the Darü'l-Fünun-ı Osmani, many international treaties, the declaration of the 1st and 2nd constitutionalism, the reign of Sultan Abdülhamit, Sultan Mehmet Reşat and Sultan Mehmet Vahdettin; We have a century of experience and cultural heritage from the occupation of Istanbul, the foundation of the Republic and from that date to the present. Our business was taken over by Hacı Avni Ongurlar and adhered to the tradition of Ahi-order, which came from Hacı İsmail Hakkı Bey. Together with their courtiers, they brought our business to its current position and showed that they will keep it alive for many years.

As Hafız Mustafa Confectionery, we offer our customers a wide range of products. From sweets, to Turkish delight, from baklava to kadayı; We have a rich variety of products from pastries to milky desserts and cakes.

The raw materials used in our products are of first quality and are produced by hand labor by expert masters. We prefer sugar beet instead of glucose in our products, natural root dyes and natural fruit extracts instead of food coloring. Zamzam water is used in all our products. Together with our traditional flavors, we produce products suitable for today's taste.

By protecting our historical and cultural heritage, we take care to provide the best quality service to our customers and attach great importance to the satisfaction of our customers. We will continue our activities in national and international areas by preserving our reliable brand perception.

Tarihi Bahçekapı şubemizden 1900'lü yılların başından bir kare.
Tarihi Bahçekapı şubemizden 1900'lü yılların başından bir kare.

Tarihi Bahçekapı şubemizden bir kare.
Tarihi Bahçekapı şubemizden bir kare.

Tarihi Bahçekapı şubemizden 1900'lü yılların başından bir kare.
Tarihi Bahçekapı şubemizden 1900'lü yılların başından bir kare.

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Hafız Mustafa Confectionery "History of Hafız Mustafa" since 1864

Confectioner Hafız Mustafa was founded by Hacı İsmail Hakkı Bey in 1864 in Istanbul Bahçekapı during the reign of Sultan Abdülaziz Han, and then he was taken over by his prisoner Hafız Mustafa.

Hacı İsmail Hakkı Bey, one of the first producers of hard candy, first started to make rock candy with mortar in the basement of the shop in Eminönü Bahçekapı.

While Hafız Mustafa was interested in confectionery and confectionery when his father was running the shop, he was also a volunteer muezzin at the Arpacılar Mosque.

It is known that Hafız Mustafa was the first to find and manufacture pastries. Hafız Mustafa won 11 medals in pastry and confectionery in Europe between 1926-1938. While increasing the reliability of the brand in the national area, it has proved its high brand awareness by introducing Turkish products to the world in the international arena. Cemil Bey, the son of Hafız Mustafa, continued the same tradition and continued its reliable brand perception with the brand "Çikolat Cemil".

Sherbet, confectionery and Turkish delights have a special place in Ottoman cuisine. The most famous confectionery in the palace is Turkish delight, known as "comforting people" in the Ottoman dictionary, meaning "relieving the throat" in Turkish. Rock candy also has a special meaning in the Ottoman Empire, symbolizing the Janissaries' loyalty and belief to the palace.

As Hafız Mustafa Confectionery, we keep you alive the traces and taste of history with our 153-year history, without losing our loyalty to our traditional culture and values.

Although our 153-year-old business has come to the present by changing hands many times, our historical fabric has never been damaged. In our stores, we always attach importance to keeping our historical structure alive with our walls covered with tiles, wooden columns, pictures and decorations on the walls.

We have witnessed many historical and social changes with our 153-year history. Since 1864; the first horse-drawn trams, the establishment of the first city post, the opening of the Darü'l-Fünun-ı Osmani, many international treaties, the declaration of the 1st and 2nd constitutionalism, the reign of Sultan Abdülhamit, Sultan Mehmet Reşat and Sultan Mehmet Vahdettin; We have a century of experience and cultural heritage from the occupation of Istanbul, the foundation of the Republic and from that date to the present. Our business was taken over by Hacı Avni Ongurlar and adhered to the tradition of Ahi-order, which came from Hacı İsmail Hakkı Bey. Together with their courtiers, they brought our business to its current position and showed that they will keep it alive for many years.

As Hafız Mustafa Confectionery, we offer our customers a wide range of products. From sweets, to Turkish delight, from baklava to kadayı; We have a rich variety of products from pastries to milky desserts and cakes.

The raw materials used in our products are of first quality and are produced by hand labor by expert masters. We prefer sugar beet instead of glucose in our products, natural root dyes and natural fruit extracts instead of food coloring. Zamzam water is used in all our products. Together with our traditional flavors, we produce products suitable for today's taste.

By protecting our historical and cultural heritage, we take care to provide the best quality service to our customers and attach great importance to the satisfaction of our customers. We will continue our activities in national and international areas by preserving our reliable brand perception.

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