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Solen Keks (Salty Cake)

In Appetizers, Bread, Breakfast, Main Dishes, Meat On November 28, 2015 0 Comments

Solen keks is literally a salty cake. Many versions of it are available, as it can be readily made with easy ingredients that you can find in your… Read More »

Ruska Salata (Russian Salad)

In Appetizers, Breakfast, Salads, Side Dishes, Vegetarian On April 19, 2012 0 Comments

Russian salad is an European classic. You will find it as a local dish in many countries other than Russia, and not only in Eastern Europe. Surprisingly, Spain… Read More »

Lozovi Sarmi (Vine-Leaf Rolls)

In Appetizers, Main Dishes, Vegetarian On March 8, 2012 0 Comments

Lozovi sarmi, or vine-leaf dolma. Directions Soak the raisins in lukewarm water or, if preferred, in some rum. In a frying pan, heat the oil over medium heat…. Read More »

Zelen Fasul (Green Beans Stew)

In Appetizers, Main Dishes, Salads, Side Dishes, Vegetarian On January 26, 2012 0 Comments

Zelen fasul is the Bulgarian name of green beans, also known as string beans. Most people cultivate green beans in their gardens and harvest them in the summer,… Read More »

Bob (White Bean Soup)

In Appetizers, Main Dishes, Soups, Vegetarian On January 22, 2012 2 Comments

Bob chorba (pronounced bop) is a Bulgarian white bean soup, that is very similar in consistency and in tradition to Italian minestrone. It is a thick nutritious meal,… Read More »


In Appetizers, Breakfast, Main Dishes, Vegetarian On January 18, 2012 0 Comments

Bulgarians have banitsa often and at any occasion. Traditionally made by housewives with homemade sheets of dough, spread out manually banitsa is rolled up into a spiral with… Read More »

Spanachena Supa (Spinach Soup)

In Appetizers, Main Dishes, Soups, Vegetarian On January 17, 2012 0 Comments

Spinach soup is a quick recipe that has become part of the Bulgarian tradition. All housewives make it, according to the way transmitted through the generations in the… Read More »

Borsch (Vegetable Soup)

In Appetizers, Main Dishes, Soups, Vegetarian On December 18, 2011 0 Comments

Borsch (also known as borsht in Russian) is a late summer or fall soup, typical of Slavic traditional cuisines. It is light and healthy, low in calories and… Read More »

Leshta (Lentil Soup)

In Appetizers, Main Dishes, Soups, Vegetarian On December 18, 2011 0 Comments

Lentil soup is another Bulgarian traditional dish, as in other Mediterranean countries. However by adding more spices and some vegetables to the lentils gives this soup a quite… Read More »


Inspiration Quinoa Salad

In Appetizers, Fusion, Main Dishes, Salads, Vegetarian On December 18, 2011 0 Comments

Many people don’t like quinoa because they don’t know how to prepare this healthy grain into great tasting recipes. Indeed, quinoa is growing in popularity around the globe… Read More »