Tag: Bulgarian

Bulgarian White Bean Soup (The Way My Husband Likes It)

Bulgarian White Bean Soup (The Way My Husband Likes It)

My husband loves to eat Bulgarian white bean soup, but only if I prepare it the way he likes it. The traditional Bulgarian bean soup contains peppers, tomatoes carrots and onions. My husband likes his soup only with beans and onions. If add any other 

Festive Bulgarian Bread With Buttery Layers (Video)

Festive Bulgarian Bread With Buttery Layers (Video)

This festive Bulgarian bread is prepared and served for the happiest occasions. You can’t have a wedding, birthday or Christmas without it. Every family has a recipe that is passed down from generation to generation. The crust of the bread is flaky and buttery, and 

One Pot Scramble with Roasted Peppers and Feta (Mish-Mash)

One Pot Scramble with Roasted Peppers and Feta (Mish-Mash)

The recipe for one pot scramble with roasted peppers and feta is very popular in Bulgaria. We call it mish-mash. You need only five affordable and easy to find ingredients to prepare this dish. Every grocery store sells sweet bell peppers, eggs, onion, garlic, and 

Russian Salad with Ham, Vegetables and Mayonnaise

Russian Salad with Ham, Vegetables and Mayonnaise

This Russian salad is a very popular recipe in Bulgaria and Eastern Europe. It is also called Olivier salad. I know how to prepare it ever since I was a child and I’ve been making it my entire life. Bulgarians make it yearlong for birthday 

Toasts With Feta And Eggs (Only Three Ingredients)

Toasts With Feta And Eggs (Only Three Ingredients)

These toasts with feta and eggs are one of my favorite breakfasts. They are so yummy, and you need only three ingredients to prepare them. The feta toasts are very well known and loved in Bulgaria. As a child I used to enjoy them for 

Bulgarian Potato and Meat Moussaka (No Eggplant)

Bulgarian Potato and Meat Moussaka (No Eggplant)

The Bulgarian potato and meat moussaka is a recipe I prepare often for dinner. This is one of the most popular Bulgarian dishes. It is very different form the Greek moussaka. For this recipe you don’t need an eggplant. It is made from ground meat, 

Mini Pastries with Phyllo Dough and Feta (Video)

Mini Pastries with Phyllo Dough and Feta (Video)

I prepare these mini pastries with phyllo dough and feta at least once a month. The recipe is inspired from a national Bulgarian dish called banitsa. I have to tell you that if I have a final meal wish it would be banitsa. Every Bulgarian 

Roasted Eggplant and Pepper Dip (Gluten Free and Vegan)

Roasted Eggplant and Pepper Dip (Gluten Free and Vegan)

Every time I see an eggplant I instantly think of this roasted eggplant and pepper dip. It is very popular in Bulgaria and it is usually served as an appetizer or on top of a freshly baked bread. It is called Kyopolou. I personally associate